Premier Hospital: Oncology Nurse Position

Full Time

Premier Hospital

Premier Hospital: Oncology Nurse Position

Job Description

Premier Hospital, a leading tertiary care facility located in Mombasa City, Nyali area, is currently seeking dedicated and compassionate individuals to join our team as Oncology Nurses. Since our establishment in 2017, we have grown significantly by prioritizing compassion, care, and competence in our operations. Our focus on delivering exceptional customer experiences sets us apart. We invite qualified candidates to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Position Details

  • Job Title: Oncology Nurse
  • Reports to: Oncology Unit-In-Charge
  • Job Location: Premier Hospital

Job Purpose

As an Oncology Nurse reporting to the Unit Manager, your role is pivotal in providing nursing services, compassionate patient care, and contributing to nursing research and training at Premier Hospital.

Key Responsibilities

As an Oncology Nurse, your responsibilities encompass:

1. Patient-Centric Care

  • Create personalized care plans for cancer patients under your care.
  • Identify and manage cancer-related medical issues.
  • Record patient responses to treatment and medications.
  • Provide attentive care to inpatient and outpatient cancer-diagnosed patients.

2. Support and Education

  • Educate and support patients’ families about treatment expectations.
  • Administer chemotherapy treatments.
  • Effectively manage chemotherapy side effects.

3. Monitoring and Documentation

  • Monitor patient progress and maintain accurate records.
  • Conduct comprehensive health assessments for cancer patients.
  • Interpret laboratory and diagnostic findings for informed care decisions.

4. Research and Training

  • Participate in cancer prevention and early detection initiatives.
  • Utilize research findings to enhance care within the oncology unit.

5. Minimum Qualifications

  • Diploma or Degree in Nursing from a recognized institution.
  • Higher Diploma in Oncology Nursing from a recognized institution.
  • Registration with the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Valid Practice License as an Oncology Nurse.
  • BLS and ACLS Certification.
  • Proficiency in computer applications.
  • Minimum of one (1) year working experience as an Oncology Nurse in a reputable health facility.

Key Skills and Attributes

  • Strong clinical expertise.
  • Outstanding customer service skills.
  • Effective communication (oral and written) abilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team player.
  • Problem-solving and conflict resolution proficiency.
  • Analytical and decision-making competence.

Application Details

If you possess the qualifications and qualities mentioned above, please submit your application (cover letter & CV/Resume) to careers@premierhospital.org. Ensure to indicate the job title (Oncology Nurse) in the email subject line. Additionally, provide the contact details of three referees along with your testimonials. The application deadline is 5:00 PM on August 18, 2023. Kindly note that only online applications will be considered. Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis. Due to the volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Note: Please submit your application in English.

Expert Tips To Be A Successful Applicant

Are you excited about joining our esteemed team as an Oncology Nurse? Here are some expert tips to help you stand out:

  1. Tailor Your Application: Highlight your relevant experience and qualifications in your cover letter and CV.
  2. Showcase Your Skills: Emphasize your clinical acumen, communication prowess, and problem-solving abilities.
  3. Demonstrate Passion: Share your dedication to patient-centered care and your commitment to making a difference in oncology.
  4. Highlight Achievements: If you have achieved notable results in previous roles, don’t hesitate to mention them.
  5. Prepare for Interviews: Research our hospital, understand our values, and be ready to discuss how you align with our mission.

We look forward to receiving your application and welcoming you to the Premier Hospital team!

To apply for this job email your details to careers@premierhospital.org


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