SHOFCO Clinical Officers Jobs in Kibera


Shining Hope for Communities
Position: Clinical Officers (2)
Location: Kibera
Reports to: HSPO
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 – history taking, physical examination, ordering appropriate laboratory investigations
  • Treat patients with respect
  • Confidentiality
  • Good Interpersonal and time management skills
  • Communication and decision making skills
  • Good recording keeping and reporting skills
  • Be able to perform minor surgical procedures.
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to work and deliver results with minimum supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team player.


How to Apply


Interested applicants should send their applications together with a detailed CV to the HR Officer, [email protected]  quoting their current and expected salaries.
Applications without this information will not be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Applications should reach us no later than 30th August 2016.