ASSISTANT NURSING OFFICER (NURSE ANAESTHETIST) II – 5 POSTS
1.10.1 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i. Perform pre-operative patients’ visits: explain procedures to patients and check
whether they have any medical conditions that could create problem under
ii. Prepare operating room: check anaesthesia machine, supplies, medicine and
iii. Assist Anaesthesiologist to administer anaesthetics to patients.
iv. Administer intravenous fluids and basic anaesthetics to patients under
supervision and direction of anaesthesiologist.
v. Observes condition of patients during surgical procedures, including skin color
dilation of pupils and vital signs: initiates remedial measures to prevent surgical
shock or other adverse condition as required.
vi. Documents anaesthesia notes on patients.
vii. Help wake up patients after the anaesthestics.
viii. Accompanies patient to recovery area and remains until patient’s immediate
condition is acceptable.
ix. Perform post – anaesthesia patient visits to rule out any complications secondary
to anaesthesia patient visits to rule out any complications secondary to
x. Assist the anaesthesiologist in the emergencies
xi. Participate in education and research
xii. Responds timely to patient’s resuscitation call, at the accident and emergency
xiii. Ensure adherence to standard operating procedure and MOI business process.
xiv. Performing any other duties related to his/her work as assigned by his/her
superior and any other related authority of the Institute.
1.10.2 QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
Diploma in Nursing and Certificate of Anaesthesia from a recognized Institution.
Must be registered by the Tanzania Nurses and Midwifery Council and must
have Computer skills
Attractive remuneration package in accordance with the Institute’s salary scale –
i. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania of not more than 45 years of age
except for those who are in public service;
ii. Applicants must attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable
contacts; postal address/post code, e-mail and telephone numbers;
iii. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this
iv. Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates;
Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;
Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;
v. Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted
Form IV and form VI results slips;
Testimonials and all Partial transcripts.
vi. Applicants employed in the Public Service should route their application
letters through their respective employers;
vii. Applicants who have/were retired from the Public Service for whatever reason
should not apply;
viii. Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;
ix. Certificates from foreign examination bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level
education should be verified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania
(NECTA) and National Council for Technical Education (NACTE);
x. Certificates from Foreign Universities should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU);
xi. Applicants with special needs/case (disability) are supposed/advised to indicate;
xii. A signed application letters should be written either in Swahili or English and Addressed to Secretary,Presidents Office, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat,
27 BibiTiti Mohammed Road,P.O. Box 63100, Maktaba Complex, 11102 Dar EsSalaam.
xiii. Deadline for application is 13 rd July, 2018 and;
xiv. Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview;
xv. Presentation of forged certificates and other information will necessitate to legal
NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Portal by using the
following address; http://portal.ajira.go.tz/and not otherwise(This address
also can be found at PSRS Website, Click ‘Recruitment Portal’)
PUBLIC SERVICE RECRUITMENT SECRETARIAT