Head of Clinical Services

Gertrude's Children's Hospital established as a Charitable Trust to cater for the health needs of Children is looking for a Head of Clinical Services to fill a vacancy that will soon arise.

The holder of the position will report to the Chief Executive Officer and Administrator and will have prime responsibility of providing clinical advice to management for decision making.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the managing, planning and coordination of all the clinical activities of the hospital.

This is a leadership position created to continue and further develop the positive, mutually supportive relationships between hospital administration and the medical staff.

As such, he/she will work closely with both administrative staff and members of the medical staff and admitting doctors to maintain the high quality of the medical staff and to help lead the medical staff's participation in furthering the mission of the hospital.

The Head of Clinical Services as the senior medical member of the management team will provide regular input into the strategic planning and resource allocation processes of the hospital.

The successful candidate must have a Masters degree in Paediatrics from a recognized institution or similar qualification and be registered by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

Candidates with managerial qualifications such as MBA, MPH and other equivalent qualifications will have an added advantage.

The ideal candidate should have at least five years experience working in a hospital environment.

To apply, please submit the following:

  • A letter stating reasons for seeking employment with the Hospital;
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae, indicating your age and, names and contact details (including e-mail address) of three referees, certified copies of degrees and diplomas.

    Applications should be addressed to:

    The Chief Executive Officer
    Gertrude's Children's Hospital
    P.O. Box 42325 Nairobi 00100

    E-mail: godundo [at] gerties.org

    Deadline: 7th August

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