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We’re on a mission to reach and heal more children living with treatable conditions. Join us!

Be part of the healing journey.

A talented team of doctors, nurses, therapists, administrators, and ministry leaders – just to name a few – help provide life-changing surgeries and compassionate care to more than 2000 children living with disabilities each year. Explore our job openings below and learn how you can be part of the helping kids heal.



The Anesthesiologist is responsible for providing anesthesia for the patients requiring surgical intervention in the hospital. In this capacity, the anesthesiologist will also need to oversee the nurse anesthetists or anesthetic officers. The role of the anesthesiologist will also include oversight of the HDU/ICU and any critically ill patient on the ward. The anesthesiologist will review all codes in the hospital and oversee the debrief. Subspecialty expertise in pediatric anesthesia is preferred.


  1. Complete preoperative anesthesia evaluations of patients and order necessary lab work/consultation or any other preoperative investigations.
  2. Review preoperative patient charts for pertinent lab work, history and physical, vital sign chart, fluid status and medication sheet.
  3. Utilize appropriate monitors and monitor patients intra-operatively. 
  4. Perform induction, maintenance & emergence of general anesthesia.
  5. Manage the patient airway adequately utilizing the mask, bag-valve mask, intubation, LMA, and other emergency airway procedures.
  6. Accurately manage fluid resuscitation in the patient.
  7. Oversee the safe functioning of the anesthesia machine, oxygen supply, suction, and all equipment necessary to providing anesthesia in close consultation with the biomedical team. 
  8. Perform various regional anesthesia techniques as required. 
  9. Assess and implement pain management in the post operative recovery period.
  10. Identify and treat intra operative & post operative anesthesia complications.
  11. Accurately and thoroughly chart pertinent patient information pre, intra, and post operatively.
  12. Set up all necessary monitors and drugs, and check the anesthesia machine and oxygen supply prior to each anesthetic. 
  13. Seek opportunities to teach staff both clinically and didactically with regards to advanced life support, anesthesia, & pain management.
  14. Protect the patient from harm utilizing proper positioning techniques and act as an advocate for the patient’s welfare.
  15. Maintain competency of anesthesia practice in accordance with professional standards established by the profession.
  16. Participate in resuscitation of patient when required.
  17. Oversee the maintenance of an accurate narcotic count and supply in the operating room and post-anesthesia care unit.
  18. Oversee work of the Anesthesia Technicians/nurses/officers or other assigned employees. 
  19. Ensure adequate restocking of anesthesia supplies by supervising the Anesthesia Technicians or other assigned employees.
  20. Report to the Medical Director at any time when it appears to be unsafe to use the operating rooms (e.g. lack of oxygen).
  21. Act as an anesthesia consultant to anesthesia providers and medical/surgical staff.
  22. Complete monthly electronic report per the direction of the Nursing/Anesthesia Clinical Director. 
  23. Ensure compliance with the requirements of the safe care standards.
  24. Be a champion of promoting a safeguarding culture within the Hospital as per the different safeguarding policies.

To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

Please note this position description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the co-worker for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Co-worker must perform other tasks, duties, and projects as assigned.


  1. Medical degree from qualified, recognized medical institution
  2. Specialist post-graduation certification in anesthesia. Preferred subspeciality interest in pediatric anesthesia.
  3. Current licensure
  4. Current BLS and PALS certifications


  1. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  2. Knowledge of standard concepts, practices and procedures within the field of anesthesia 
  3. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe working environment
  4. Ability to assess medical conditions and interpret findings, prepare and maintain medical records and reports, and establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public
  5. Strong interest in teaching and training
  6. Ability to keep matters confidential.   


  1. Attention To Details - Able to be alert in a high-risk environment; follow detailed procedures and ensure accuracy in documentation and data; carefully monitor processes; concentrate on routine work details, and organize and maintain a system of records.
  2. Decision Making & Problem Solving - Able to take action in solving problems while exhibiting judgment and a realistic understanding of issues: able to use reason, even when dealing with emotional topics; review facts and weigh options.
  3. Initiative - Able to bring about great results from ordinary circumstances; prepare for problems or opportunities in advance; transform leads into productive outcomes; undertake additional responsibilities and respond to situations as they arise without supervision.
  4. Quality:  Able to maintain high standards despite pressing deadlines; establish high standards and measures; do work right the first time; test new methods thoroughly; reinforce excellence as a fundamental priority.
  5. Team Work: Able to share due credit with co-workers; display enthusiasm and promote a friendly group working environment; work closely with other departments as necessary; support group decisions and solicit opinions from co-workers; display team spirit.

Learn more about working at CURE Kenya.

CURE Kenya’s mission is to provide every child living with a disability the physical, emotional, and spiritual care they need to heal.

Where physical and spiritual care happens.

Your vocation is what you’re put on this earth by God to do. CURE offers unique opportunities for you to use your passion, skills, and talents for a greater purpose — helping kids heal both physically and spiritually.

CURE Values

CURE’s core values guide our approach to providing medical and spiritual care for children, serving their families, and partnering with local organizations. Demonstrating God’s love in word and deed is at the heart of all we do.


Christ-like Compassion

We respond to meet the need of children and families with kindness, mercy, and healing.


Faithfulness in Prayer

We pray to God who alone is the source of changed lives and transformed communities.


Joy in Service

We love serving children and helping them live life to its fullest.


Integrity Always

We do the right thing and keep our promises.


Intentional Relationships

We humbly collaborate with our patients, partners, and colleagues for multiplied impact.


Commitment to Excellence

We strive to deliver the highest standard of care and professionalism in our work.

What To Expect When You Apply

Step 1. Apply

Applicants submit an application form and upload a current CV (resume)

Step 2. Application Review

The hiring team will screen applications

Step 3: Initial Screening

Candidates of interest will be asked to complete additional questionnaires and submit references.

Step 4: Interviews

Positively screened applicants will be interviewed by the hiring team. If there is a possible match, candidates will be invited to the hospital for final interviews.

Step 5: Decision!

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CURE Kenya’s mission is to provide every child living with a disability the physical, emotional, and spiritual care they need to heal. If you have questions about becoming a patient or a partner with CURE, please contact us.

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