Opportunities

Assistant Research Officer

Reference Number: 
ARO150818
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Clinical Healthcare and Research
Job Grade: 
6.01
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Kilifi
JOB PURPOSE: 

To assist with assessments and nursing care of patients attending hospitals participating in a genetic study of neurodevelopmental disorders attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) on the Kenyan coast. The ARO will be expected to work with the hospital members of staff to ensure delivery of quality care to the participants. Other roles will include data collection and recruitment, while observing adherence to standard operating protocols for the NeuroDev study and other related neuroscience projects.

Statistician

Reference Number: 
S-15082018
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Statistics and Data Management
Job Grade: 
6.01
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Kilifi
JOB PURPOSE: 

To provide statistical support and data management oversight for ongoing studies in the Epidemiology and Demography Department.

Pharmaceutical Technologist.

Reference Number: 
Pharmtech100818
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Clinical Healthcare and Research
Job Grade: 
4.01
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Kilifi
JOB PURPOSE: 

To carry out study related pharmacy procedures, ensure proper storage, handling, transportation and dispensing of study vaccines and/ or other pharmacy products. To conduct regular active quality assurance on documentation and vaccination procedures in line with the study protocol and standard operating procedures. The pharmacy technologist will assist in the conduct of studies within the scope of fractional dose pneumococcal conjugate vaccine trials.

Nurse

Reference Number: 
Nur100818
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Clinical Healthcare and Research
Job Grade: 
5.01
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Kilifi/Malindi
JOB PURPOSE: 

To register patients into the trial, to collect clinical data including vital signs and anthropometric measurements. To maintain proper study records and carry out other study related procedures e.g. vaccination, to achieve the objectives of the study. The nursing officer will assist in the conduct of studies within the scope of the fractional dose pneumococcal vaccine trial.