VACANCIES ANNOUNCEMENT

PCEA Chogoria Hospital was established in 1922 and serves as a referral and teaching hospital. It has a 295 bed capacity that focuses on the provision of Curative, Preventive and Promotive Health Care services in the greater Meru, Embu and as far as Isiolo and Marsabit Counties.

We are seeking to fill the following position:

A. PHARMACEUTICAL TECHNOLOGISTS (6 Posts)

JOB PURPOSE: Reporting to the In-Charge Pharmacy, the position holder’s job purpose will be to deliver efficient and timely Pharmacy services.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Scrutinizes Patient Treatment Sheets and Prescriptions for suitability of prescribed drugs in relation to dosing accuracy, drug interaction and route of administration
  • Provide drug information to patients, doctors, nurses and other medical staff.
  • Timely and accurate posting dispensed drugs for billing purposes.
  • Assist the Pharmacy in-charge in placing orders for stock replenishment to the Pharmacy Store to maintain optimal stock levels 
  • Participates in regular drug expiry monitoring in the pharmacy to identify and document items with expiry of less than the required.
  • Compounding, re-packaging and dilutions of drugs according to laid down guidelines.
  • Counsel patients appropriately to ensure adherence to drug therapy.
  • Participate in stock take exercise and ensure timely explanation of stock variances.
  • Training and supervising pharmaceutical technologist interns.
  • Entering prescriptions orders into the computer and making labels appropriately
  • Assist in preparing and sending periodic management reports.
  • Document adverse drug reactions on patients.
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Receiving drugs and verifying against the Stock transfer printout
  • Shelving of items appropriately
  • Performing stock counts and stock movement analysis

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology from a recognized institution
  • Current and up to date registration with the Pharmaceutical and Poisons Board
  • Keen on detail with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Ability to interpret prescription accurately.
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Counseling skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Must be a mature practicing Christian

 

Essential Personal Attributes

  • Ability to work under pressure
  • High standards of personal integrity
  • Pleasant personality
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted. PCEA Chogoria Hospital is an equal opportunity employer


Candidates who meet above minimum requirements are requested to submit their applications and enclosing their detailed CV (with 3 referees), certificates, testimonials (including a letter from local Church Minister) so as to reach the Chief Executive Officer by 4 p.m on Friday 21st January 2022.

 

B. RADIOGRAPHER (1 POST)

The Radiographer’s duties and responsibilities will be but not limited to the following:-

  • Ensure Radiation Protection Rules, policies, standards and procedures are adhered to
  • Undertake Radiographic and Imaging examinations as required
  • Participate in continuous medical education activities in the hospital as required
  • Perform routine daily inspection of equipment and quality assurance procedures and report any deficiencies or malfunctions
  • Keep up-to-date with current techniques and developments in Radiographic and imaging procedures and endeavor to achieve a high standard of image quality
  • Ensure effective and economic use of resources and report all occurrences of defects which may affect health and safety

 

Required Academic and Professional Qualifications

  • Must have a Diploma in any of the following: Diagnostic Radiography/Medical Imaging Sciences, Ultrasound, Computerized Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Mammography, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy and Digital Medical imaging
  • Must be registered by the Society of Radiographers in Kenya
  • Must have a current certificate of practice from Radiation Protection Board
  • Over 1 year work experience an added advantage
  • Experience in MRI an added advantage
  • Have a certificate in any computer application from a recognized institution

N.B:

  • Due to the volumes of applications, only soft copy applications will be accepted. Hard copy applications will not be accepted
  • Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.
  • We do not charge any fee for receiving CV’s or for interviewing.
  • All communications will be through the official line and email
  • PCEA Chogoria Hospital is an equal opportunity employer
  • Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification


Candidates who meet above minimum requirements are requested to submit their applications and enclosing their detailed CV (with 3 referees), certificates, testimonials (including a letter from local Church Minister) so as to reach the Chief Executive Officer by 4 p.m on Friday 14th January 2022.

 

C. CLINICAL MENTOR FOR PERIOPERATIVE THEATER TECHNOLOGY – (1 Post)

Position Summary

This position is responsible for delivery of high quality instruction to Perioperative Theater Technologist (PTT) students, in line with various regulatory bodies and Clive Irvine College of Health Science standards.

Minimum Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide theoretical and clinical instruction to students to ensure acquisition of all domain of competency
  • Supervise clinical activities of students to ensure effective learning and expected conduct
  • Evaluate academic progress of students, record findings and devise action plans where necessary.
  • Review students portfolio of evidence in order to tailor activities based on previous exposure
  • Maintain clinical competency by regular clinical practice and take responsibility for own professional development.
  • Participate in continuous quality improvement, clinical audit and research.
  • Ensure proper management of consumables to maximize efficiency and cost control.
  • Manage the relationship with all key stakeholders both internally and externally and maintain appropriate communication with them.
  • Perform any other duty that may be assigned by the supervisor or the Hospital Management in the best interest of the institution

Required Academic and Professional Qualifications

  • Minimum of Diploma (level 6) in Perioperative Theater Technology
  • Registered by TVETA
  • Current practicing license by TVETA
  • A high degree of computer literacy and demonstrated ability to integrate technology into the learning environment and teaching methodology
  • Have current knowledge of industry practices, trends and issues (specific knowledge with regards to healthcare services and related education)
  • Work experience in operating Theatre setup

Soft Skills required for the position

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a demonstrated competency to interact with people at all levels of the organization.
  • Superior interpersonal skills and team work 
  • High degree of professionalism and ethics
  • Must demonstrate high integrity
  • Must have a proven track record in achieving results and in the improvement of standards of teaching & learning in an academic institution

D. STUDENTS’ CUSTODIAN - (1 Post)

Position Summary

This position is responsible for ensuring that the students are living in a conducive and serene environment in the halls of residence. It also includes timely serving of meals.

Minimum Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure safety and security of students’ in the hostels
  • Ensure cleanliness, neatness and orderliness in the hostels
  • Verify room occupancy and issuance of rooms to new students
  • Conduct checks of facilities and properties and report any damages for repair
  • Follow up with the maintenance department of the hospital for various electrical and plumbing repairs
  • Prevent access to the hostels by unauthorized individuals
  • Ensure students discipline and adherence to rules while in the halls of residence
  • Respond to students related issues which include but not limited to sickness.
  • Issue and manage consumable supplies in their respective hostels
  • Any other duties assigned by immediate supervisor
  • Serving the student meals

Academic and professional Qualifications for the Position

  • Minimum Diploma in Hospitality Management/Housing Keeping
  • Relevant work experience in a similar capacity an added advantage
  • Basic counselling skills an added advantage
  • Computer literacy and demonstrated ability to use MS word and Excel

Other required  

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Superior interpersonal skills  
  • Ability to anticipate and respond to the needs of the students
  • High degree of sense of duty and responsibility
  • Must demonstrate high integrity
  • Must be a lady of age 30 years and above

N.B:

  • Due to the volumes of applications, only soft copy applications will be accepted. Hard copy applications will not be accepted
  • Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.
  • We do not charge any fee for receiving CV’s or for interviewing.
  • All communications will be through the official line and email
  • PCEA Chogoria Hospital is an equal opportunity employer
  • Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification



Candidates who meet above minimum requirements are requested to submit their applications and enclosing their detailed CV (with 3 referees), certificates, testimonials (including a letter from local Church Minister) so as to reach the Chief Executive Officer by 4 p.m on Friday 31st January 2022.

P.O. Box 35 – 60401
Chogoria

254 20 5146700
254 734 192 208
254 713 656 186

info@pceachogoriahospital.org