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KidsCare Kenya is a registered trust working in LungaLunga Sub-County. Established in 2010, KidsCare Kenya has blossomed into a well-functioning and dedicated organization, committed to helping orphans and vulnerable children. Currently KidsCare Kenya is working with over 2000 children. Job Description:
The Occupational Therapist will be required to;
Provide occupational therapy for children with disabilities.
Provide home based therapy Give referrals to relevant parties in case there is need of assistive devices, physician’s attention or corrective surgery.
- Undertaking assessments of children with disabilities
- Planning and providing appropriate treatment and activities giving advice and counseling for family members, parents/caregivers
- Undertaking general administrative tasks;
- writing reports, making telephone calls, maintaining records and case notes Communicate with KidsCare’s partners, hospitals, family members, parents/caregivers and other professionals and keeping them updated
- Monitoring progress of children with disabilities
- Assist KidsCare’s social workers on working with children with disabilities
Reporting to the head of the children with special abilities department
Experience 2 years experience in occupational therapy Education College Diploma, Minimum G.P.A 2.7
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- An interest in working closely with people
- Good team working skills
- Good Computing skills
Work Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am – 5 pm Saturday 8:30 - noon
- Participants should have the willingness to live and work in a rural area
- Motorbike License is a bonus
- KidsCare Kenya is an equal opportunity employer.
Method of Application
If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
KidsCare Kenya would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.