Radiation Therapists Job in Kenya

Job Ref: V/FT/1/2024

Duties and
Responsibilities

Competently perform a range of radiotherapy techniques, CT
simulations, and mold room procedures whilst ensuring high standards are
maintained.

Maintaining and evaluating radiation safety measures, and
implementing Radiotherapy Policies, Guidelines, Standards, and Procedures.

Participate in departmental quality improvement activities
Provide information, support, and reassurance to patients,
considering their physical psychological, and emotional needs.

Practice high standards of infection control procedures in
line with the Hospital infection control

Providing individualized radiation therapy treatments to
patients in consultation with the oncology team using the available
equipment in the Hospital i.e. Linac, Brachytherapy, and Cyberknife.

Explaining the process to patients and answering any
questions.

Administering radiation therapies as per patient treatment
plans.

Using medical imaging equipment to ensure treatments are
delivered accurately.

Assessing patients’ reactions to treatments, providing advice
on the side effects of treatments, and methods of alleviating these.

Monitoring the progress of patients undergoing radiotherapy
and suggesting amendments to treatment plans, when necessary.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

Higher Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Radiation Therapy from
a recognized institution.

At least 5 years’ relevant work experience.
Prior experience in Cyberknife treatment will be an added
advantage

Must be a registered member with the relevant registration
body and hold a valid practicing license.

Must fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the
Constitution of Kenya, 2010.

Key Competencies

Proficiency in using medical imaging equipment.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Outstanding hand-eye coordination.
Ability to empathize with patients while remaining
professional.

Experience working as a radiation therapist
Good time management.
Team player.
Excellent interpersonal skills.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified
persons to apply online via careers.kutrrh.go.ke
 by uploading an
Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae Filled Application Form, and Practicing
License ONLY when you apply online via the portal.

Indicate Job Reference No.
i.e. JOB APPLICATION – [JOB/CADRE REFERENCE
NUMBER]
 as the subject of your application.

DownloadJob Application Form

The deadline for the
receipt of all applications is 26th January
2024
.

Any form of canvassing
will lead to immediate disqualification.

KUTRRH
is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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