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Patient Attendant (Locum)

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu

Job Summary

Responsible for assisting the clinical nurse with basic nursing procedures to offer support in ensuring personal hygiene and general comfort of the patients.

  • Minimum Qualification: Certificate
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu is an institution of the Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya, which is an Agency of the Aga Khan Development Network.

The hospital is part of a network of health facilities, which includes Hospitals and Outreach Health Facilities across East Africa.

The Aga Khan Hospital is in an exciting growth phase and has attained acknowledgement of its quality by achieving ISO 9001:2015 certification, ISO 15189:2012 accreditation for laboratory services, SafeCare level 5 accreditation and is at advanced stage of attaining Joint Commission International Accreditation.


The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu has outreach Health Services at Kisii, Kakamega, Kitale, Bungoma, Kericho, Kibuye-Kisumu, West End- Kisumu, Busia, Homa – Bay, Kapsabet, Migori, Bomet and Narok.


The hospital is seeking to attract interested and qualified applicants to fill locum (temporary / part time) positions within our outreaches, the positions are listed below:


Patient Attendant (Locum)

Vacancy no: AKHK/NDPA/L/001


The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the clinical nurse with basic nursing procedures to offer support in ensuring personal hygiene and general comfort of the patients.


Key Result Areas

  • Clean and maintain patients’ environment.
  • Assist patients to feed.
  • Assist in following up meals with the Catering department for patients who must feed in the Nursing Units.
  • Assist patients with activities of daily living by giving bedpans, urinals, assisting with movement to the bathroom, helping with showers
  • Accompany stable patients for procedures.

Qualifications

  • Certificate in Nursing Aid from a recognized institution.
  • At least one year working experience in a similar position.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent PR

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates are requested to email their application letter and detailed curriculum vitae with position title and vacancy number on the subject line, including names and contacts of three references, current and expected remuneration to ksm.recruitment@akhskenya.org on or before 19th September 2020.

The email subject line MUST include position title and Vacancy number being applied for e.g. “PATIENT ATTENDANT (LOCUM) AKHK/NDPA/L/001


Positions that have the word Kisumu at the end e.g. “Meal Server (Locum) – Kisumu” means that the available locum is only for our Kisumu facility.


Canvassing of any nature will lead to automatic disqualification.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Please note that Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, medical examination, or any fee)


“Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu is an equal opportunity employer”

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