SHOFCO Clinical Officer Job in Mathare


Location: Mathare

Reports to: Clinic coordinator

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am to 4pm, and two Saturdays a month

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Clerking, examination, diagnosing and treatment of patients;
  • Prescription of medications;
  • Maintaining and reviewing patient records, charts and other pertinent information;
  • Maintaining patient confidentiality;
  • Responding to enquiries relating to patients, lab requests, x-rays, prescription requests, etc.;
  • Coordinating appointments for specialist referrals, x-rays lab testing, etc and conveying pertinent instructions and information to the patient;
  • Attending to CCC patients and managing opportunistic infections;
  • Conducting continuous medical education and health educations as may be required
  • Work as a team member with staff of other cadres in ensuring quality service provision
  • Being accountable for any equipment assigned and reporting to the line manager as may be required.
  • Performing other related duties within the clinic as may be assigned.

Mandatory Requirements

  • Registered clinical officer preferably trained at KMTC
  • 2 years’ experience in a busy health facility
  • Current Practicing license is mandatory


  • Basic HIV training / experience will be an added advantage
  • Make appropriate diagnosis
  • Good clinical skills
  • Treat patients with respect
  • Confidientiality
  • Good interpersonal and time management skills
  • Communication and decision making skills
  • Good record keeping and reporting skills
  • Be able to perform minor surgical procedures
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to wok and deliver results with minimum supervision
  • Flexibility to work in high demand set up

How to Apply

Submit your applications together with a detailed CV to [email protected] quoting their current and expected salaries The subject should clearly indicate the position being applied for. Applications without this information will not be considered. Applications should reach us not later than 14th December, 2016