KNH Chief Nutrition Officer Jobs in Kenya
KNH Chief Nutrition Officer Jobs in Kenya 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.
Chief Nutrition Officer
Reporting to the Deputy Director, Medical Services, the Chief Nutrition Officer shall be
responsible for planning, organizing, supervising and evaluating of nutrition services in the Hospital.
Duties and Responsibilities
Planning, organizing and coordinating nutrition programmes in the Hospital and providing nutrition consultancy support.
Provide innovative, preventive and curative nutrition services to inpatients and outpatients in accordance with the Constitution.
Set comprehensive performance targets in line with the KNH Strategic Plan 2018/2023 and ensuring their achievement.
Formulating and reviewing of Nutrition Policies, Procedures and Guidelines.
Facilitate training and research on Nutrition and Dietetics.
Developing nutrition information, education, promotion and communication materials.
Guiding on procurement of nutrition supplements and assessment tools.
Prepare expenditure estimates for the department and ensure proper utilization of the allocated funds.
Conduct audits and surveys on nutrition processes in the hospital.
Qualifications and Experience
Master’s Degree in any of the following disciplines; Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics,
Dietetics/clinical Nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition, Home Economics and Nutrition or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines; Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics,
Dietetics/Clinical Nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition, Home Economics and Nutrition or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
Minimum six (6) years relevant experience with at least three (3) years’ experience as Deputy Chief Nutrition Officer or in a comparable role.
Certificate in Leadership / Management course.
Registration by the Kenya Nutritionists and Dieticians Institute.
Valid practicing certificate.
Proficiency in computer applications.
Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.
How to Apply
For more information and job application details, see; KNH Chief Nutrition Officer Jobs in Kenya
Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.
Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.
Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Job Vacancies in Africa.