Description

Kenyatta National Hospital is a government state corporation whose vision is to be a world class referral hospital in the provision of innovative and specialized healthcare. The Hospital seeks to recruit dynamic, highly motivated, innovative and experienced individuals to fill the following vacant positions. For those applying for the positions below, kindly indicate the code: KNH/NAIROBI 2020.

MEDICAL SPECIALIST II, (PAEDIATRICS), JOB GROUP K4, (5 POSTS)

 Job purpose

Reporting to the Chief Medical Specialist/Head of Department, the Medical Specialist II (Paediatric) will be expected to take full responsibility fo r patients under his/her care.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reviewing patients and instructing in writing all the recommendations;
  • Undertaking “Second-on-Call”   duties    including  clerking,   investigating   and managing
  • Conducting weekly clinic and theatre
  • Training, supervising and mentoring Medical Officers, Medical Intern and other students.
  • Performing emergency
  • Undertaking medico-legal duties including filling of P.3 forms, court attendance and performing post
  • Undertaking medical examinations and preparing Medical Board Proceedings;
  • Carrying out community diagnosis, care and
  • Ensuring data and information is collected, transmitted and utilized to benefit of the customer and service
  • Conducting disease surveillance, prevention and
  • Carrying out health education and promotion; and
  • Preparing medical

Qualifications and Experience

  • Masters Degree in Paediatrics from the University of Nairobi or any other recognized
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from a recognized institution by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists
  • Proven interest in Paediatric Cardiology, Paediatric Neurology and Paediatric Neonatology will have an added
  • Specialist recognition certificate from the Medical Practitioners’ and Dentist Board
  • Registration Certificate by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists
  • Valid practicing license from Medical Practitioners and Dentists
  • Retention in the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Evidence in knowledge and proficiency in computer
  • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya,

How to Apply

Those interested in applying for the declared vacancies and meet the job specifications are required to apply online and submit a hard copy of the Hospital application form available in the website with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 18thFebruary2020 to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer Kenyatta National Hospital P.O Box 20723-00202 NAIROBI

 “Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.

NB.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and must present the following documents during the interview:-

  • A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
  • EACC Clearance
  • Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
  • HELB Compliance
  • KRA Tax Compliance

 For those applying for the positions above, kindly indicate the code: KNH/NAIROBI 2020

 “CANVASSING WILL LEAD TO AUTOMATIC DISQUALIFICATION”