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  • Posted: Mar 27, 2020
    Deadline: Apr 10, 2020
  • We take pride in our highly qualified professionals who deliver our mission every day, translating their knowledge and expertise to internationally compliant practices in healthcare provision. Courtesy, consideration and unreserved respect towards our patients’ privacy, dignity and confidentiality has time and again helped us earn their trust and goodw...
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    Senior Radiotherapist


    Reporting to the Lead Radiotherapist, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following amongst others:

    • Oversee daily patient treatment schedule and maintain efficient patient flow.
    • Verify and deliver ionizing radiation treatment to patients in a safe and accurate manner based on the prescribed treatment plan.
    • Localize and simulate patients based on prescribed parameters.
    • Prepare moulds and other immobilization devices to assist in the accurate treatment.
    • Monitor and observe patients receiving ionizing radiation for any unusual reactions and respond accordingly.
    • Ensure quality assurance is achieved on equipment, accessories and treatment plans.
    • Maintain accurate database of patient information and treatment plans.
    • Follow hospital and radiation oncology policies and procedures.
    • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Radiotherapy with 10 years’ work experience or,
    • Higher National Diploma in relevant field with 12years work experience or,
    • Diploma in radiation therapy/diploma in radiography with a certificate in radiation therapy with 15 years’ work experience.
    • Minimum of 8 years work experience.
    • Proficiency in VMAT (Volumetric Arc Therapy) and IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy) in radiotherapy planning will an added advantage.

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    Medical Physicist


    Reporting to the Lead Radiotherapist, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following amongst others:

    • Manage and treat diseases in patients by administering radiation treatments.
    • Computerized treatment planning and dose calculations.
    • Treatment delivery.
    • Preparing appropriate moulds for patient therapy.
    • Implementing, managing dosimetry, and beam delivery aspects.
    • Brachytherapy planning.
    • Provide assurance of accurate delivery of prescribed radiation doses and associated risks.
    • Patient education and counselling.
    • Ensure safety radiation protection of patient and other staff members within the department.
    • Developing and implementing protocols of care.
    • Quality Assurance tests of radiotherapy equipment to ensure compliance with quality standards, radiation safety and security policies.

    Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

    • BSc (Honours) in Medical Physics
    • Sc. in Physics /Medical Physics will be an added advantage.
    • Registered member of a recognized Medical Physics Association & eligible for licensing from the Kenya Radiation Protection Board.
    • Proof of clinical training in Medical Physics
    • Minimum of 1 year experience as a Medical Physicist.
    • Experience in brachytherapy treatment is preferred.
    • In-depth understanding of Radiation Dosimetry
    • Proficiency in VMAT/IMRT treatment planning

    Method of Application


    f your background, experience and competence match the above specifications, please send us your application (cover letter & CV/Resume) quoting the job reference number and to reach the undersigned not later than 10th April 2020. Your CV/Resume MUST include full names and contact details of 3 referees. We shall ONLY accept ONLINE applications and contact SHORTLISTED candidates. The Nairobi Hospital does not charge any money throughout the recruitment process.

    Human Resources Director             

    The Nairobi Hospital

    P. O. Box 30026 – 00100



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