Nursing Officer

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Location: Ruiru
  • Job Title: Nursing Officer
  • Department: Clinical Services
  • Job Field: Medical / Health


Reporting to the Nursing Officer In-Charge – Nursing midwife, the successful candidates will be responsible for the following amongst others:

Duties and Responsibilities.

  • Providing holistic care by carrying out risk identification and assessment of an individual throughout the lifespan.
  • Performing a 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 client/patient.
  • 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.
  • Diagnosing common health conditions and recommending necessary interventions.


  • Diploma in KRCHN and midwifery.
  • Licensed by the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Possession of valid NCK practicing license.
  • Three (3) years working experience.
  • At least 25 years old.
  • Good communication skills, honest and good interpersonal skills.
  • Midwifery experience is an added advantage.

How to Apply

If your background, experience and competence match the above specifications, please send us your application (cover letter & CV/Resume) to not later than Sunday 6th September 2020. Your CV/Resume MUST include full names, I.D No. and contact details of 3 referees.


  • ONLY ONLINE applications will be accepted and ONLY SHORTLISTED candidates will be contacted.

Plainsview Nursing Home is an equal opportunity employer

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