Kenyatta National Hospital - Registered Clinical Officer - Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital - Registered Clinical Officer - Jobs in Kenya

Job Purpose

The Registered Clinical Officer (Paediatrics) will be responsible to the Senior Registered Clinical Officer (Paediatrics) for provision of quality health services in the Hospital.


  • History taking, examining, diagnosing, education and treating patients’ common ailments at an outpatient or inpatient in the hospital;
  • Implementing Community Health Care activities in liaison with other health workers;
  • Guiding and counseling patients, clients and staff on health issues;
  • Sensitizing patients and clients on preventive and promotive health;
  • Carrying out minor surgical procedures as per training and skill;
  • Assessing, preparing and presenting medico-legal reports; and
  • Training, guiding and mentoring students on internship.

  • Higher Diploma in any of the following; Child Health & Paediatrics or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine & Surgery or Clinical Medicine & Community Health from a recognized institution with demonstrated experience of not less than three (3) years at grade of Registered Clinical Officer III.
  • Certificate of Registration from the Clinical Officers’ Council.
  • Annual Retention Certificate.
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
  • Evidence of proficiency and knowledge in computer applications.
  • Fulfilled the requirement of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010.

    Key Competencies
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Good time management.
  • Decision-making and problem solving skills.
  • Target setting.
  • High standards of professional ethics.
  • Responsive, prompt and effective
    provision of services.
  • Team player.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Client service support and public

    How to Apply
  • Those interested in applying for the declared vacancies and meet the job specifications are required to apply online and MUST submit a hard copy of the Hospital application form available in the website with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 24th April 2019 to the address below:
    The Chief Executive Officer
    Kenyatta National Hospital
    P.O Box 20723-00202

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

    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

    Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenyatta National Hospital - Registered Clinical Officer - Jobs in Kenya

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