8 Jun 2017

Clinical Officer III Job in Kenya

Job Group “H”

Kiambu County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the
following positions in the Department of Health Services.

Position summary
Apply advanced clinical procedures for treating and preventing diseases, injuries, and other physical or mental impairments; plan, organize and direct the work of other Clinical Officers

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure smooth delivery of health services to patients by RCOs
  • As part of the medical team, contribute to the improvement of health service delivery Planning Plan, roster and monitor the work of RCOs at the hospital
  • Provision of health education
  • Participate in the provision of education for prevention of disease and promotion of health at least once a month
  • Participate in at least one outreach health activity in a month
  • Provide guidance in the development of departmental work plan and budget based on the hospital strategic plan
  • Prepare individual annual work plan based on department work plan
  • Participate in the development and maintenance of quality assurance systems in accordance with set protocols and techniques
  • Conduct routine evaluation of treatment and reporting methods by the RCO team
  • Supervise internships and training of RCOs
  • Undertake research, provide technical support to, and direct staff undertaking clinical research and mobilize funding for research


  • Diploma or Higher National Diploma in Clinical Medicine & Surgery or other related area of specialization
  • A comprehensive understanding of clinical and/or surgical procedures, patient care procedures, medical protocols and testing procedures
  • Excellent clinical skills
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to interview, teach and counsel patients;
  • Ability to analyze and evaluate patient history, physical examination findings and laboratory values, and make preliminary diagnosis of patients for review by physician if necessary
  • Registered with the Clinical Officer’s Council of Kenya
  • 2 years’ experience in provision and management of clinical services

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How to Apply
All applicants should submit their applications together with copies of their detailed curriculum vitae with names, address and telephone contacts of three referees.

Academic and professional certificates, testimonials, national identity card or passport and any other supporting documents. Clearly indicate the position applied for both on the cover letter and the envelope. Applications should be addressed to:

The Secretary
County Public Service Board
P O Box 2362 -00900

Deadline: 21st June 2017

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