RMNCAHFP Nurse at Amref Kenya

  • Published date: November 16, 2023
  • Category: Medical & Pharmaceutical
    • Location: Nairobi, Nairobi
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description


USAID Imarisha Jamii is a USAID Kenya and East Africa funded Activity that aims to increase the use of quality county-led health and social services in Turkana County, Kenya. It is an integrated health and social services program that focuses in areas of HIV; Family Planning, Reproductive, Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (FP/RMNCAH); Nutrition; and Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) program. The RMNCAHFP Nurse will report to County RMNCAH and FP Nutrition Lead. You will support implementation of RMNCAH &FP service delivery interventions within an integrated HIV/RMNCAH/FP and OVC program in targeted health facilities in collaboration with the Sub-County Health Management Team (SCHMT).

Key Responsibilities
Technical support to Project Implementation

  •  The holder of this position will support implementation and monitoring of activities across a broad range of FP/RMNCAH, Nutrition service delivery areas, including:

  •  Offering RMNCAH/FP, Nutrition integrated services at facility or community.

  •  Quality improvement along the RMNCAH/FP continuum of care

  •  Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance and Response (MPDSR)

  •  Respectful and dignified maternity care

  •  High impact, locally appropriate and patient centred interventions, such as KMC, birthing cushions, youth sensitive and responsive services, post-abortion care.

  •  Treatment, management and integration of STIs including HIV (eMTCT) to other service delivery points.

  •  Integrated management of childhood illnesses (IMCI)

  •  Inter-facility and community referral

  •  Family planning service delivery including long-term methods (through static clinics and outreach)

  •  Nutritional support to clients including under-fives and WRA.

  •  Improved RMNCAH/FP and nutrition service access for hard-to-reach or marginalized communities

  •  Development of immunization micro plans at the facility level.

Capacity Building

  •  Work with SCHMTs team to facilitate capacity development for healthcare workers at the health facility through one-on-one mentorship and on-the-job training and CMEs.

  •  Clients information, training and counselling

Monitoring & Evaluation and Documentation

  •  Support in RMNCAH/FP data tracking and ensuring that all RMNCAH/FP service delivery data is captured in the MOH relevant tools as required.

  •  Support in preparation of Monthly facility work plans and progress reports on RMNCAH/FP indicator performance.

  •  Support documentation of best practices and lessons learnt.

Partnership and Networking

  •  Liaise with relevant partners, stakeholders and collaborators at the Sub County and facility level in implementation of RMNCAH/FP services.

 The ideal candidate should have a minimum of a certificate in Nursing and related RMNCAH clinical training.

  •  Must be registered by the Nursing Council of Kenya.

  •  Must have a Valid Nursing Practice License

  •  Training, knowledge and experience in the implementation of RMNCAH/FP service delivery programs.


  •  Should have at least 2 years’ relevant work experience in FP/RH service delivery

  •  Previous work experience implementing RMNCAH / nutrition projects in Turkana will be an added advantage

  •  Experience working with government or donor funded programs will be an advantage.

  •  Experience working with adolescent’s reproductive health

  •  Experience in working both at health facility and community levels.

  •  Experience in implementing projects involving diverse partners, consortiums and operations

  •  Ability to work independently and in isolation


  •  Decision making and problem-solving skills

  •  Excellent oral and written communication skills

  •  Able to work with a multi-talented project team across cultural diversities

  •  Good coordination, problem solving and networking skills

  •  Excellent reporting and computer skills and ICT competencies a must

  •  Ability to work independently and in isolation

  •  Decision making and problem-solving skills

  •  Ability to work under pressure and within strict time limits

  •  The ability to plan, organize and prioritize work


Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Amref Kenya on recruitment.amref.org to apply


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