Kitui County Jobs Nursing Officers (31-41K) (10 Posts) 2017




Salary Scale: Ksh.31,020 x 1,560 – 32,580 x 1,620 – 34,200 x 1,710 – 35,910 x 1,800 – 37,710 x 1,890 – 39,600 x 1,990 – 41,590 p.m.

Responsibilities for the Nursing Officer Job

  • Reporting to the Senior Nursing Officer, the officer will be responsible for:
  • Providing holistic care by carrying out risk identification and assessment of an individual throughout the lifespan;
  • Performing comprehensive physical examination within various settings;
  • Assessing, formulating, planning and implementing evidence based nursing care for client/patient;
  • Creating and maintaining a safe nursing care environment for clients/ patients;
  • Carrying out patient audits to improve client/patient care;
  • Collaborating and maintaining effective working relationships among interdisciplinary teams to support client/patient and their families;
  • Carrying out therapeutic communication with the patient/client;
  • Conducting community health risk assessment and providing outcome based interventions;
  • Documenting interventions and nursing outcomes;
  • Participating in quality improvement and quality assurance procedures; and
  • Diagnosing common health conditions and recommending necessary interventions.

Requirements for the Nursing Officer Job

  • Be a citizen of Kenya;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in either Nursing or Midwifery from a recognized institution;
  • Registration by the Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Valid practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Proficiency in computer applications.


How to Apply

Applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope with the position applied for clearly marked on the left side and addressed to:

The Secretary, County Public Service Board, P.O. Box 33-90200, KITUI

Applications should be received at the Kitui County Public Service Board on or before close of business on Friday 9th June 2017.

Only shortlisted candidates will be conta