JOB DESCRIPTIONS FOR VACANT POSITIONS IN KUTRRH ON FULL TIME BASIS
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is a State Corporation registered under Legal Notice Number 4 of the State Corporations Act Cap 446 in January 2019 as a Level 6 Tertiary Hospital and is now operational offering specialized referral services.
4. CHIEF RADIOGRAPHER - KUTRRH/DCSCRADGP/374 – 1 POST
The Chief Radiographer’s job exists to coordinate radiography and imaging services to patients, ensure provision of quality and timely radiography and imaging services and coordinate research and training at the hospital. Duties and
i. Liaising with the Head of department/Chief radiologist to:
a. Coordinate overall departmental functioning;
b. Supervising the radiographers and sonographers and other staff working in the department;
c. Overseeing the tendering of equipment and making sure they are well maintained;
d. Preparing monthly and annual departmental reports.
ii. Formulating and implementing radiographic policies, strategies, guidelines, standards and procedures.
iii. Planning, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating radiographic operations;
iv. Overseeing performance management;
v. Coaching, mentoring, guiding and counselling staff;
vi. Performing a range of radiographic examinations on patients to produce high-quality images - CT, MRI, Ultrasound, X-ray, Fluoroscopy;
vii. Collaborate with other diagnostic and clinical practitioners in the hospital to offer comprehensive medical care to patients.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
i. Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Imaging Technology or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
ii. Leadership/Management Course lasting not less than 4 weeks from a recognized institution.
iii. Registration with Society of Radiographers of Kenya (SORK).
iv. Current practicing license from Radiation Protection Body.
v. Proficiency in computer applications.
vi. Knowledge of relevant legislations.
vii. Knowledge of professional standards.
viii. Proven track record of research and training.
ix. A minimum period of eight (8) years’ relevant work experience with at least five (5) years’ experience in a supervisory position.
Soft Skills Required
i. Organizational skills
ii. Communication skills
iii. Observation skills
iv. Analytical skills
v. Supervisory skills
vii. Team player
viii. Ability to work under pressure
If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of the posts above, please apply online via: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers OR send hard copies of your Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form ONLY to the address below:
The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
P.O. Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – [JOB REFERENCE NUMBER]. Please note that you have to attach the Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form when you apply online via the portal.
The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 4th May 2021. Detailed job descriptions can be accessed on the Kenya University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital careers portal: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
All shortlisted candidates must fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, including.
• Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (for University graduates only)
• Tax Compliance Certificate from the KRA
• Clearance from Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
• A report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau
Please take note that all communication to potential candidates is specifically through official telephones/ email.
Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.
KUTRRH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
YOUTH, WOMEN AND PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.