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Responsibilities

  • Obtaining informed consent and enrolment of participants into study
  • Explaining study procedures to eligible participants
  • Obtains medical history and performs physical examination
  • Offers individual, group and family counseling to participants and patients
  • Confirms eligibility for all study participants
  • Completes interviewer administered questionnaires
  • Conducts protocol specific tests and procedures
  • Providing project management team with regular feedback on field activities
  • Does HIV counseling, testing and lab results interpretation
  • Verify quality of data by comparing abstracted data to source documents
  • Responds to participant’s calls

Education and Professional training

  • At least Diploma in Nursing (KRN/KRCHN)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • At least 3 years professional experience in epidemiological research relevant to the transmission and/or control of tropical infectious diseases
  • Previous working experience in a multi-disciplinary team including with Ministry of health teams and community health worker teams
  • Strong hands-on experience with current methods of epidemiology surveillance; having worked in a multidisciplinary, multi-site project will be an added advantage
  • Strong supervisory and management skills
  • Ability to work independently, in a timely manner and under minimum supervision
  • Experience working in/with a Public Health Institutions

Licensure

  • Registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya

Competencies

  • Team player
  • Excellent Communication and people skills
  • Highly organized
  • Ability to work without supervision

Experience

  • Two (2) years’ experience as a nurse
  • Prior GCP and Human subjects training is desirable
  • Experience working in clinical research setting is an added advantage 

How to Apply

  • All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements.
  • Must include a current CV with names of at least 2 referees.
  • Must include copies of academic and professional certificates.
  • A duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed above should be sent [email protected]
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