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Kenyatta University

Career opportunities in a fast growing institution

Kenyatta University Funeral Home

1. Mortuary Superintendent

Qualifications:

  • KCE Division II / KCSE Mean Grade C+ (Plus) and above
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences / Technology
  • B Sc. Degree in Human Anatomy OR Higher National Diploma in Histopathology
  • Certificate of training in Mortuary Sciences from a recognized institution
  • At least two (2) years relevant work experience in a busy Hospital or teaching Mortuary
  • Computer literate
  • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct

Duties:

  • Overall technical supervision of all Morticians and Mortuary Assistants
  • Technical advisor to the Director KUFH in matters relating to deaths and funeral
  • Receiving, preservation and dispatching of bodies

2. Mortician

Qualifications:

  • KCE Division III/KCSE Mean Grade C (Plain) and above
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences/Technology
  • Certificate in Mortuary Practice
  • At least two (2) years relevant work experience in a busy mortuary or a reputable funeral home
  • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong English and Swahili language skills

The following qualities will be an added advantage:

  • Certificate in Customer Care
  • Knowledge of lowering gear operations
  • Ability to work under pressure, often with tight deadlines with compromising the quality of deliverables
  • Specialization in Histopathology or Anatomic Sciences
  • Successful applicants will be involved in reception, preservation, storage and dispatch of bodies in addition they will be assigned administrative duties from time to time as well as supervision of post mortem.

3. Assistant Mortician

Qualifications:

  • KCE Division IV/KCSE Mean Grade D+ (Plus) and above
  • Certificate in Mortuary Practice
  • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct
  • At least two (2) years relevant work experience in a busy mortuary or a reputable funeral home
  • Applicants without professional Certificates but have proven cumulative five (5) years relevant work experience in a similar facility will be considered.
  • The application letter should give full details of education and professional qualification, work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address.
  • Copies of certificates and testimonials should also be enclosed giving the names and addresses of three (3) referees who are conversant with the applicant’s competence in area of specialization

How to Apply

Applicants and Referees should write directly to:
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration) Kenyatta University P. O. Box 43844 – 00100 Nairobi
Applications and letters from the referees should be received not later than, Wednesday 2nd September 2015 Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
Women are also encouraged to apply.

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