Vihiga County - County Coordinator Disease Surveillance & Response Jobs in Kenya

Vihiga County - County Coordinator Disease Surveillance & Response Jobs in Kenya


  • Coordinate capacity building of Human resource at all levels , of the county health care system than include CHV, CHEWs and other HCWs including the county diseases outbreak management teams for their adequate
  • participation in general disease preventing and control activities.

  • Developing a disaster and epidemic preparedness and response capacity including development of early warning system in the county and sub-counties.

  • Monitoring and evaluating public health activities/projects/programmes aimed at disease surveillance and response.

  • Water and food analysis audit and prescribing mitigations against the possible related diseases.

  • Periodic reports to the head of the division.

  • Perform any other related duties when required to do so from time to time.

    Minimum qualifications

  • Must have served in Job Group M for a minimum period of 3 years or its equivalent

  • Must be a holder of a bachelor’s degree in health sciences.

  • Training in epidemiology is desirable.

  • Must be registered with the relevant regulatory body with active and valid practicing license.

  • Must have demonstrated leadership and good performance in the previous assignments

  • Certificate in Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution is an added advantage

  • Certificate in Computer Application Skills from a recognized institution is an added
    advantage

  • All applicants Must fulfill Chapter six of the constitution requirement

  • Salary Scale: The salary, allowances and other benefits attached to these positions will be as determined by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission and other recognized CBAs as applicable.

  • Terms of Service: All the above posts shall be on a three (3) year contract term renewable based on satisfactory performance.

    How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application with copies of their National Identity/passport, Academic & Professional certificates to the undersigned.

  • Key responsibilities and job specifications for the above positions are available on the official County websites www.vihiga.go.ke.

  • All application from interested and qualified candidates should be submitted on or before 26th day of October 2020

  • Please note that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    SECRETARY/CEO VIHIGA COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD
    P.O BOX 880-50300
    MARAGOLI.

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