Jacaranda Health is a non-profit organization focused on ensuring that all women have access to affordable, high quality and patient-centered care.
Our maternity hospital serves low-income women peri-urban Nairobi, and has grown from 600 patients in 2012, to over 24,000 patient visits annually, and has achieved international recognition as a provider of high-quality care.
Jacaranda also partners with government facilities to adapt these tools for impact in the public sector. Our program partnerships with mission and public facilities have grown from 3 facilities in 2015, to 15 facilities serving over 30,000 women and babies in 2017. We are now seeking to expand our partnerships with county level governments across Kenya.
Job Summary: Jacaranda Health is expanding its mentorship program in Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EmONC) to new counties in Kenya. This is an on-site mentoring approach, where our team of nurse mentors led continuous medical education (CME) sessions, one-on-one mentorship, skills trainings, and simulation drills for emergencies, leading to a significant and sustained
improvement EmONC knowledge and skills. Our team will work with county health administrators to adapt the current model for the county context.
Under the supervision of the Program Management Team, the Nurse Mentor & Educator will be responsible for oversight and execution of the county-specific mentorship program in the field.
Contract Period: This position is expected to be a contract of 12 months, based in Kiambu County or neighboring county.
Interested candidates should send their application cover letters and CVs to email@example.com with the subject line Nurse Mentor & Educator.
No hard copies required or accepted.
Deadline: 16th August 2019.