Kakamega County Jobs. Senior Nursing Officer 2016


Pursuant to the Constitution of Kenya (2010) and the County Government Act No. 17 of 2012, the County Government of Kakamega invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions:

Senior Nursing Officer (ICU) – Job Group ‘L’ (8 Posts)

Senior Nursing Officer Job Duties and Responsibilities in Kenya

  • Working in critical care setting to provide care to patients in the clinics/units;
  • Planning and providing services in administering critical care nursing;
  • Being responsible for monitoring the patients from the operating theatre and other relevant Units;
  • Attending to the patients by making sure that they are adequately treated/ cared for and followed up;
  • Supervising and mentoring Nursing Officer Interns; and
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Requirements for Senior Nursing Officer Jobs in Kenya

  • Be a Kenyan citizen;
  • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree or a higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing from a recognized training institution;
  • Have a registration certificate and a valid practicing license issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the Values and Principles outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution;
  • Have good inter-personal and communication skills; and
  • Be conversant with computer applications.

Terms: Permanent and Pensionable

If you had applied, please do not re-apply

Applicants For The Above Positions Are Required To Get Clearance From The Following To Meet Requirements Of Chapter 6 Of The Constitution Of Kenya 2010:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Criminal Investigation Department
  • Copies of these clearances MUST be attached to the applications.

How to Apply

  • All applicants should submit their applications together with copies of their detailed Curriculum Vitae, Academic and Professional certificates, Testimonials, National Identity card or Passport, and any other supporting documents. The positions applied for should be indicated on top of the envelope. Kakamega county residents will be required to indicate their Sub-County and Ward of origin. Applications should be submitted to: THE
  • Secretary/CEO County Public Service Board P.O. Box 458-50100 Kakamega
  • Hand delivered applications can be submitted at County Public Service Board’s Reception located at Former Provincial Headquarters, Block ‘B’ 2nd Floor.
  • All applications should reach this office on or before 9th March, 2016 County Government of Kakamega is an equal opportunity employer. Female candidates and Persons with Disability are encouraged to apply. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.