KNH Medical Specialist - Psychiatry Jobs in Kenya

KNH Medical Specialist - Psychiatry 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.

    Medical Specialist - Psychiatry

    Job Purpose

  • Reporting to the Chief Medical Specialist/Head of Department, the Medical Specialist II
    (Ophthalmology) will be expected to take full responsibility for 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 patients;

  • Conducting weekly clinic and theatre days;

  • Training, supervising and mentoring Medical Officers, Medical Intern and other students;

  • Performing emergency surgeries.

  • Undertaking medico-legal duties including filling of P.3 forms, court attendance and performing post mortems.

  • Undertaking medical examinations and preparing Medical Board Proceedings.

  • Carrying out community diagnosis, care and treatment;

  • Ensuring data and information is collected, transmitted and utilized to benefit of the customer and service provider;

  • Conducting disease surveillance, prevention and control;

  • Carrying out health education and promotion; and

  • Preparing medical reports.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Master’s degree in Psychiatry or equivalent qualification from an
    institution recognized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from a recognized institution by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

  • Specialist recognition certificate from the Medical Practitioners’ and Dentist Board.

  • roven experience of not less than one (1) year at the level of Medical Specialist.

  • Registration Certificate by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

  • Valid practicing license from Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

  • Retention in the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board register.

  • Professional Indemnity Cover.

  • Evidence in knowledge and proficiency in computer applications.

  • 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 Medical Specialist - Psychiatry 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.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.