Job Openings Nurse

About the job Nurse

Job Level : JL-2

Job Title : Nurse

Years of Experience : 3+ Years of relevant experience

Reporting to : Clinic Operations Lead

Location: Baba Dogo

About Ilara Health

At Ilara Health we are building a network of technology-enabled primary healthcare clinics (PHCs) delivering affordable, quality healthcare to Africas under-served communities by partnering with local providers across the continent. Founded by entrepreneurs passionate about the role technology can play in improving health outcomes, Ilara Health helps over 2,000 clinics spread across Kenya to deliver care to over 3 million patients each year. Ilara Health is a venture-backed company on an aggressive growth path and this is an opportunity to get into an exciting, early stage startup that is bound to make an impact on healthcare outcomes in Africa.

Ilara Health brings together individuals from diverse backgrounds, and we are seeking team members who share our passion for primary healthcare, embrace bold questioning, and thrive on creating impactful solutions using technology. We are committed to building a network of primary healthcare clinics (PHCs) that provide affordable, high-quality care to low and middle-income demographics in Africa. Guided by our core values, we shape our culture and actions to reflect our mission. 'Get it done' reflects our dedication to excellence and delivering results for our clients. 'Growth is life' signifies our holistic approach to growth, embracing trial and error in our pursuit of excellence. 'Remember why we exist' anchors our focus on customers' needs, while 'Heart of a champion' propels us to go the extra mile. Our passion for 'Do it better' fuels innovation and learning, driving our commitment to improve healthcare access in Africa.

About the Role

As a Nurse at Ilara Health Clinics, you'll be at the forefront of providing comprehensive healthcare services to our community. Your role involves delivering high-quality nursing care across a variety of patient needs, ensuring their well-being and promoting health education.


  • Patient Care:
    • Assess, triage, and provide assistance during procedures, including deliveries, immunizations, and minor procedures as required.
    • Maintain accurate medical records in the electronic medical records system (EMR) and ensure proper follow-up and reporting of complications.
  • Facility Management:
    • Oversee emergency preparedness, cleanliness, and equipment maintenance.
    • Monitor supply usage and ensure adequate stock levels.
  • Communication and Collaboration:
    • Foster effective communication with patients, families, and team members.
    • Participate in clinic organization and handover processes, ensuring proper information transfer between shifts.
  • Reporting and Documentation:
    • Compile and submit reports, maintain confidentiality, and analyze activity trends.
    • Collect client feedback and promptly refer when necessary.
  • Quality Assurance:
    • Implement and reinforce clinic protocols, including adherence to Ilara Health protocols.
    • Participate in quality improvement initiatives and support team members in achieving performance targets..


  • Nursing training and qualifications as Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse (KRCHN) /Kenya Registered Nurse (KRN) /Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).
  • MUST have post basic training in Kenya in Midwifery
  • MUST be registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya with a current licence.
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant working experience.
  • Management training will be an added advantage

Who You Are

  • Proven clinical experience and demonstrable commitment to learn and develop skills
  • High regard for confidentiality and demonstrable integrity
  • Excellent communicator both written and spoken
  • Commitment to excellent client care and the delivery of client-focused services.
  • High level of attention to detail
  • High level of professionalism and management of clients
  • Team player who accepts constructive criticism and is comfortable with giving constructive criticism.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet service needs