County Government of Kakamega Senior Assistant Director, Medical Services Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Kakamega Senior Assistant Director, Medical Services Jobs in Kenya


  • An Officer at this level will be based at the County General Hospital, Sub County or at the County Headquarters.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Undertaking general diagnosis, care, treatment and rehabilitation of patients;

  • Carrying out specialized clinical care;

  • Providing psycho social interventions;

  • Providing clinical services to patients;

  • Training, consulting and providing surgeries in various health facilities;

  • Carrying out forensic and other medico-legal services;

  • Coordinating Disease surveillance, prevention and control;

  • Coordinating health education and promotion;

  • Implementing health projects and programs;

  • Maintaining up-to date information systems;

  • Monitoring provision of health treatment and care;

  • Undertaking health research and analysing medical reports;

  • Responsibility may also entail planning and Coordination of health services at the County level and to administer and manage specified sections of health services at the County or Sub County headquarters.

  • Any other lawful duties that may be assigned from time to time.

    Requirements for Appointment

    For appointment to this grade, the officer must have:

  • Served as an Assistant Director of Medical Services/Medical Specialist II for a minimum period of three (3) years

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from an institution recognized by Medical practitioners and Dentist Board.

  • Master’s degree in any of the following fields; Medicine, Anaesthesia, Cardiothoracic surgery, Dermatology, Ear Nose and
    Throat, Family medicine, Microbiology, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Occupational Medicine, Ophthalmology, orthopaedic Surgery, Paediatrics and Child Health, Palliative Medicine, Pathology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Psychiatry, Public Health, Radiology, Health Systems Management, Health Economics, Health Informatics, Epidemiology, Global Health Policy, Public Health Microbiology and Emerging Infectious diseases, Biostatistics or
    equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Medical practitioners and Dentists Board;

  • Certificate of registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board;

  • Valid practicing license from Medical practitioners and Dentists Board;

  • Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Programme lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution;

  • Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution; and

  • Demonstrate professional competence and managerial capability as reflected in work performance and results.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Kakamega Senior Assistant Director, Medical Services Jobs in Kenya


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