Saturday, 28 September 2013

Assistant Nursing Officer at Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT)

Job Title: Assistant Nursing Officer

Employer: Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 4th Oct 2013

Duties to Include:
Communicate sensitive information concerning adult and child patient’s medical condition
Assemble instruments and equipments e.g. Suture removal tray, foreign body removal tray etc
Participate in developing clinical protocols and procedures
Stand at slit lamps/assist Doctors/operating table and moving patients, equipment several times a day when requested and necessary
Control patient flow in the department which should have smooth patient flow
Create a comfortable environment for patients
Accountable for own professional actions
Communicate with Doctors and other staff effectively and ensure services of efficient work flow
Learn all Nursing procedures and instrumentation
Translate information from patient to Doctor from Kiswahili to English and vice versa in case there is a language barrier between the doctor and the patient
Ensure all the necessary preparation of the patient is done before the patient sees the doctor
Prepare the room and all the necessary equipments for different clinics
To care of working tools for example lenses, torch, A - Scan, B - Scan, Laser Machine, slit lamp, direct and indirect ophthalmoscope
To care of hospital documents e.g. Patients files, patients medical report, investigation forms etc

Work Experience / Skills:

Computer literate
Good customer care
Good communication skills


Holder of Diploma in Nursing

How to Apply:

We are an equal opportunities employer, people with disabilities are encouraged to apply Please submit a letter of
Application or curriculum vitae with two references and maximum one page cover letter on why you believe you are the right candidate for this position. Please send it via email to:  or by post to:
The Human Resources Department,
P.O Box 23310,
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted