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Social Care jobs in Kisumu

Project Officer - CTWWC - Kisumu

Kisumu

    Job Summary: Reporting to the Regional Coordinator, the Project Officer will support the coordination, implementation and monitoring of assigned project activities in the respective assigned Counties. The incumbent will be expected to participate in partnership management and creation of new care reform networks with various stakeholders. Your thorough and technical support approach will ensure t...

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    Counselling Psychologist

    Kisumu

      OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY The Successful candidate will be responsible for provision and promotion of Mental Health and well-being, counselling, education and guidance services to staff and clients of Aga Khan hospital, Kisumu. OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES: Develop and track the hospital s annual counselling objectives. Review, formulate and implement policies and guidelines that promote counselling servi...

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      Project Officer - Ctwwc - Kisumu

      Catholic Relief Services - Kisumu

        Job Summary: Reporting to the Regional Coordinator, the Project Officer will support the coordination, implementation and monitoring of assigned project activities in the respective assigned Counties. The incumbent will be expected to participate in partnership management and creation of new care reform networks with various stakeholders. Your thorough and technical support approach will ensure t...

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        Project Officer CTWWC Kisumu at Catholic Relief

        Catholic Relief - Kisumu

          Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is an international non-governmental organization supporting relief and development work in over 99 countries around the world. CRS programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality and works through local church and non-church partners to implement its programs. Job Summary: Reporting to the Regional Coordinator, the Projec...

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          Counselling Psychologist at Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu

          Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu - Kisumu

            Established in 1952, the Aga Khan Hospital in Kisumu is part of the Aga Khan Health Services (AKHS). It is a 61-bed acute care facility managed by qualified professionals who include experienced, full-time resident doctors and consultants. OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY The Successful candidate will be responsible for provision and promotion of Mental Health and well-being, counselling, education and gui...

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            Community Health Worker At Kenya Medical Research - Kemri

            Kenya Medical Research Kemri - Kisumu

              Key Responsibilities: Identifying, screen and consent study participants to into the research study Trace participants for follow-up clinics Collecting and analyzing community health data for planning health care intervention programs; Mobilizing communities to identify health challenges and facilitate development of promotion materials; Participating in health education and promotion in the comm...

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              Program Manager Ii Allright Uongozi Kawi Project At Catholic Relief

              Holic Relief - Kisumu

                Job Summary The Program Manager ALLRight Uongozi Kawi will manage and provide technical oversight of the development and implementation of the project by ensuring effective systems and processes are in place that support high-quality programming advancing Catholic Relief Services' (CRS) work in serving the poor and vulnerable. Your management skills and knowledge will ensure that the CRS Kenya de...

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                Clinical Officers at University of Nairobi

                University of Nairobi - Kisumu

                  The University of Nairobi, a body corporate established under the Universities Act 2012 of the laws of Kenya and the University of Nairobi Charter, is the pioneer institution of University education in Kenya and the region. The only institution of higher learning in Kenya for a long time, the University of Nairobi responded to the national, regional and Africa s high level manpower training needs...

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                  Environment Social and Governance Officer at Uzima Chicken

                  Uzima Chicken - Kisumu

                    Uzima Chicken is a social enterprise focused on making smallholder farmers healthier and wealthier. Uzima Chicken distributes an improved breed of chicken that is 4x more productive than local breeds in terms of egg and meat production while requiring the same level of management and care as the local chicken Job Summary Uzima Chicken Limited is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Environment ...

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                    Program Manager II ALLRight Uongozi Kawi Project at Catholic Relief

                    Catholic Relief - Kisumu

                      Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is an international non-governmental organization supporting relief and development work in over 99 countries around the world. CRS programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality and works through local church and non-church partners to implement its programs. Job Summary The Program Manager ALLRight Uongozi Kawi will man...

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                      Project Officer Job Oct 2023 - Corporate Staffing Services

                      CIHEB - Kisumu

                        Project Management Jobs In Kenya. BackgroundThe Center for International Health, Education and Biosecurity (CIHEB)-Kenya is a local non-governmental organization collaborating with the Ministry of Health and County Health Management Teams to strengthen health systems for improved quality of health care in Kenya. CIHEB-Kenya is collaborating with the county governments of Mombasa, Kilifi, Kwale, T...

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                        Principal Clinical Research Scientist at Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI

                        Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI - Kisumu

                          Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established through the Science and Technology (Amendment) Act of 1979, which has since been amended to Science, Technology and Innovation Act 2013. The 1979 Act established KEMRI as a National body responsible for carrying out health research in Kenya. Job Summary: The officer will be based at the Malaria Division of KEMRI s Centre ...

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                          Clinical Research Scientist at Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI

                          Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI - Kisumu

                            Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established through the Science and Technology (Amendment) Act of 1979, which has since been amended to Science, Technology and Innovation Act 2013. The 1979 Act established KEMRI as a National body responsible for carrying out health research in Kenya. Job Summary: The officer will be responsible for day to day management of partici...

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                            Unit Manager Special ClinicJob Objective/Purpose Responsible for ensuring quality care within the unit and must adhere to Avenue Healthcare s defined policies, protocols, procedures and standards. Key Responsibilities The Unit Manager will perform the following people management duties as guided by Avenue HR policies and in coordination with the HR Department; Efficient staffing Liaise with the Nursing Services Manager/HR to ensure optimal staff levels including reallocation of staff depending on staffing needs, as well as efficient use of overtimes and locums. Identify training gaps and liaise with the Nursing Services Manager/HR to facilitate training. Regular staff engagement and monthly staff meetings with documented evidence of attendance eg. minutes Reward, recognition and discipline Ensure that deserving staff are recognized/rewarded and disciplinary action (with proper cause) is undertaken without undue delay and per defined policies Ensure staff are well groomed; have their respective uniform, name tags etc Ensure that the unit has the following required resources; Collaborate with the NSM/HR to ensure that there is an updated locum pool Ensure proper inventory of the available equipment on a daily basis and ensure that they are in good working condition. Report any malfunction to Bio-Medical Technician/NSM. Ensure the unit is financially viable and demonstrate growth through; Offering quality care to patients and ensuring good relationship with stakeholders Ensure financial objectives are met by managing costs within budget, timely and accurate billing of drugs and services. Ensure an invoice rejection rate of below 3 percent by ensuring that proper pre-authorisations and documentation has been done. Ensure that Avenue corporate governance policies are adhered to. Prevent, detect and report any fraud or criminal activity Fully implement internal audit recommendations and attain satisfactory ratings in subsequent audits. Read, understand and be conversant with all systems, policies and procedures as outlined in the Hospital Manual especially policies pertaining to provision of medical services i.e. Admission & discharge procedures, nurses reports, ward equipment and supplies, emergency protocols etc. Review and act on quality indicator reports Ensure all sentinel incidents/events are recorded and reported within 24 hours using the provided tools Maintain and enforce infection control standards per the hospital manual and observe the infection control bundles (SSI, VAP, CAUTI and CLABSI) where applicable. Supervise and offer mentorship to patient attendants and nurses per their job description Engaging the multi disciplinary team actively during ward rounds and receive handover reports from the outgoing nurse on shift Ensure proper and detailed documentation of patient notes and review; consulting with fellow clinicians, consultants when need be. Ensure that all diagnostic requests (lab and radiology) have patient s clinical information. Ensure patients safety following the 6 International Patient Safety Goals (IPSGs) (patient identification, effective communication, safety of high alert medication, ensure correct site procedure and surgery, reduce the risk of healthcare associated infections, reduce the risk of patient harm resulting from falls) Provides patient and family education/teaching applicable to the patients medical condition. Discusses patient concerns and answers questions relevant to care. Ensure prioritization of patient needs in a documented nursing care plan. Keep emergency trolley organized for easy use during resuscitation, drugs and supplies are well stocked, damaged equipment is removed promptly. A checklist should be kept and updated on the 1st and 16th of every month. Ensure that doctors/consultants are updated on patient s progress and critical values in a timely manner Provides leadership in improving patient care, maintaining standards of care, directing and teaching personnel in a variety of setting. Ensure that all invasive nursing procedures are done under aseptic technique Compiling monthly unit reports by 1st of every month. Compiling government reports and submitting them by 2nd of every month Ensure all the relevant consultants have explained procedures and have obtained consent Ensure patient privacy and confidentiality is maintained at all times Participate in emergency response Drug administration; Ensure adherence to the 10 rights of drug administration (right patient, medication, dosage, route, time, documentation, client education, assessment, evaluation and client refusal of treatment) Ensure that all new drug orders are submitted to pharmacy promptly and STAT doses given within 30 minutes Ensure D.D.A. drugs are safe and register is kept properly per unit requirements Ensure all unused drugs are refunded immediately Ensure all verbal prescriptions should be signed within 24 hours by the respective doctor. Ensure all treatment sheets have information on drug allergies Client satisfaction (patient, consultants and others)- ensure client satisfaction through optimal quality of care, effective communication, timely feedback and escalation of unresolved complaints/concerns, and demonstrate follow-up and improvement. Covering the hospital as and when required. Any other duty as assigned by your immediate supervisor in line with the job description Personal Specifications Diploma in Nursing, Clinical Medicine or equivalent medical training Certificate in Echocardiography Up-to-date BLS, ACLS, ATLS Certificate At least 2 years experience in Cardiac Echo and other Diagnostic Good Interpersonal and communication skills Customer focus at Avenue Healthcare

                            Avenue Healthcare - Kisumu

                              Avenue Hospital was founded in 1995 for the purpose of managing the outpatient department at the Hospital, and to extend medical services to corporate clientele through an innovative concept of Managed Healthcare. Job Objective/Purpose Responsible for ensuring quality care within the unit and must adhere to Avenue Healthcare s defined policies, protocols, procedures and standards. Key Responsibil...

                              30+ days agojobwebkenya.com
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                              Livestock Officer at Heifer International

                              Heifer International - Kisumu

                                Heifer International s mission is to work with communities to end world hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth. Dan West was a farmer from the American Midwest and member of the Church of the Brethren who went to the front lines of the Spanish Civil War as an aid worker. His mission was to provide relief, but he soon discovered the meager single cup of milk rationed to the weary refugees on...

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                                Project Manager ALLRight Uongozi Kawi Project at Catholic Relief

                                Catholic Relief - Kisumu

                                  Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is an international non-governmental organization supporting relief and development work in over 99 countries around the world. CRS programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality and works through local church and non-church partners to implement its programs. CRS has been helping poor, vulnerable families improve their l...

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                                  Program Officer at Helen Keller International

                                  Helen Keller International - Kisumu

                                    The name Helen Keller is known around the world as a symbol of courage in the face of overwhelming odds, yet she was much more than a symbol. She was a woman of luminous intelligence, high ambition and great accomplishment who devoted her life to helping others. Helen Keller, our co-founder, envisioned a world without barriers to human potential. Guided by her fierce optimism, we have been workin...

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                                    Health Officer at UNICEF

                                    UNICEF - Kisumu

                                      UNICEF is the world s largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments. Key function, accou...

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                                      Project Research and Learning Officer- Children Safe Drinking Water (CSDW) Project at CARE

                                      CARE - Kisumu

                                        CARE International is a major humanitarian agency delivering emergency relief and long-term international development projects. JOB SUMMARY Working closely with the Project Manager, the Research Officer will be the primary person responsible for implementation of the project s Research and Learning component. The role will support the project develop strong and strategic relationships with the co...

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                                        Design and Innovation Lead, Living Labs Kisumu at PATH

                                        PATH - Kisumu

                                          PATH is an international organization that drives transformative innovation to save lives and improve health, especially among women and children. We accelerate innovation across five platforms-vaccines, drugs, diagnostics, devices, and system and service innovations-that harness our entrepreneurial insight, scientific and public health expertise, and passion for health equity. Summary We are see...

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                                          Interviewer at Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI

                                          Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI - Kisumu

                                            Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established through the Science and Technology (Amendment) Act of 1979, which has since been amended to Science, Technology and Innovation Act 2013. The 1979 Act established KEMRI as a National body responsible for carrying out health research in Kenya. Vacancy No. FN-04-02-2023 Requirements Qualifications: Diploma in Social Work, Co...

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                                            Dean of Students at Great Lakes University of Kisumu

                                            Great Lakes University of Kisumu - Kisumu

                                              The idea of establishing the Great Lakes University of Kisumu originated in the Tropical Institute of Community Health and Development (TICH) in Africa, which spearheaded the application for authority to operate as a university. The establishment of TICH was inspired by a number of sources expressing the need for a formal course in Community Based Health Care leading to a recognized academic qual...

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                                              Gender Based Violence (GBV) Specialist at The Center for International Health, Education and Biosecurity (CIHEB)

                                              The Center for International Health Education and Biosecurity CIHEB - Kisumu

                                                At Chemonics, we believe our mission of helping people live healthier, more productive, and more independent lives is driven by our commitment to service-service to our mission, to our beneficiaries, to our clients, and to our staff. From our founding in 1975, we have worked in more than 150 countries to help our clients, partners, and beneficiaries face difficult challenges, from political insta...

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                                                Program Manager II ALLRight Uongozi Kawi Project at Catholic Relief

                                                Jobs in Kenya - Nairobi

                                                  Job Description Job Summary The Program Manager ALLRight Uongozi Kawi will manage and provide technical oversight of the development and implementation of the project by ensuring effective systems and processes are in place that support high-quality programming advancing Catholic Relief Services (CRS) work in serving the poor and vulnerable. Your management skills and knowledge will ensure that t...

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                                                  Job Title
                                                  • Social Care
                                                  Location
                                                  • Kisumu
                                                  Job Scope
                                                  • Full-time
                                                  Job type
                                                  • Contract
                                                  • Voluntary