PCEA Chogoria Hospital was established in 1922 and serves as a referral and teaching Hospital. It has a 295 bed capacity that focuses on the provision of Curative, Preventive and Promotive Health Care services in Tharaka Nithi County and the greater Meru, Embu and as far as Isiolo and Marsabit Counties.

We are seeking to fill the following positions:

1. Radiographer ( 1 Post)

Job purpose: Reporting to the Chief Medical Officer, the Radiographer’s main responsibility will be to operate diagnostic equipment e.g. CT scan, X-ray and Ultrasound to examine patient’s for an illness or an accident.

Minimum Qualifications and skills

  • Must have a Diploma in a Medical Imaging Science/ Sonography, Radiography or is equivalent  from recognized institution
  • A Higher Diploma in Medical imaging Sciences (Ultrasound) from a recognized institution an added advantage.
  • Experience in a hospital/diagnostic busy environment a must
  • Must be able to perform X-Ray and all Ultrasound examinations
  • Ability to operate MRI added advantage
  • Must be registered with Radiation Protection Board with valid practice License.
  • Minimum working experience of at least 2 years
  • Good computer skills  and ability to determine correct procedures and perform a variety of clinical imaging
  • Display excellent communication (written and verbal) and time management skills
  • Personal attributes: integrity, honesty, ethics and integrity, self-motivated and strong interpersonal skills

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Evaluate patient’s medical condition and history to determine most suitable radiographic technique for diagnosis.
  • Interact with patient’s to offer them psychological support and address their concerns regarding an imaging procedure
  • Adjust diagnostic equipments to deliver accurate amount of radiation to patients amongst other duties

2. Medical Social Worker (1 POST)

 Job Purpose: Reporting to the Nursing Services Manager, the Officers main responsibility will be to assist patients and clients by restoring a balance in their individual’s personal, family and social life, in order to help them maintain or recover his/her health and strengthen his/her ability to adapt and reintegrate into society.

Minimum Qualifications and Skills

  • Diploma in Medical Social Work from a recognized institution or Social Work with Hospital work experience
  • Certificate in Computer applications from a recognized institution.
  • Good writing and communication skills
  • Good reporting skills
  • Coordinating skills; able to plan, set priorities and follow ups
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Presentation skills, able to speak in public
  • Personal attributes: integrity, honesty, ethics and integrity, self-motivated and strong interpersonal skills

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide psycho- social support to patients and their relatives.
  • Counseling of Patients and relatives.
  • Supervision and guidance of students on attachment.
  • Plan and organize post hospitalization care and support.
  • Participate in home based care programs and rehabilitation of patients and relatives.
  • Repatriation of stranded patients.
  • Ensuring compliance with the set standard operating procedures


  • We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.
  • Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.
  • PCEA Chogoria Hospital is an equal opportunity employer

Candidates who meet above minimum requirements are requested to submit their applications and enclosing their detailed CV (with 3 referees with their contacts and email addresses), certificates, licenses and testimonials (including a letter from local Church Minister) so as to reach the Chief Executive Officer by 4 p.m on Friday 12th July 2019.

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