KNH Medical Specialists (Surgery, Anaesthesia & Radiology) Jobs in Kenya

The Kenyatta National Hospital Management invites applications from qualified candidates for the following positions:
 
Medical Specialist II – Surgery 
Job Group K4
(2 Posts)
 
The Medical Specialist II will be responsible to the Chief Medical Specialist / Head of the Surgery Division and will be expected to take full responsibility for patients under his/her care.
 

 

Key Responsibilities
  • Performing clinical procedures and making decisions on patients’ management in the area of specialization.
  • Conducting regular Ward Rounds.
  • Responding to consultations from other clinical specialties.
  • Conducting specialist out-patient clinics.
  • Participating in assessment of patients as may be required by the Hospital Management.
  • Participating in research, teaching, training and supervising the performance of both medical and non-medical staff as well as post-graduate students.
  • Participating in preparation of annual budgets for the department.
  • Participate in Administrative activities of the department.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Masters of Medicine Degree in Surgery from the University of Nairobi or any other recognized University.
  • Specialist Recognition and retention Certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board of Kenya.
  • Proven experience of one year after specialist recognition.
  • Evidence of research and at least two (2) professional publications in reputable local or international journal on particular scientific findings/practices in the relevant field will be added advantage.
  • Interest in subspecialty in Urology or Gastroenterology.
The position is on a permanent & pensionable terms.
 
Medical Specialist II – Anaesthesia 
Job Group K4
(1 Post)
 
The Medical Specialist II will be responsible to the Chief Medical Specialist / Head of the Surgery Division and will be expected to take full responsibility for patients under his/her care.
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Performing clinical procedures and making decisions on patients’ management in the area of specialization.
  • Conducting regular Ward Rounds.
  • Responding to consultations from other clinical specialties.
  • Conducting specialist out-patient clinics.
  • Participating in assessment of patients as may be required by the Hospital Management.
  • Participating in research, teaching, training and supervising the performance of both medical and non-medical staff as well as post-graduate students.
  • Participating in preparation of annual budgets for the department.
  • Participate in Administrative activities of the department.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Masters of Medicine Degree in Anaesthesia from the University of Nairobi or any other recognized University.
  • Specialist Recognition and retention Certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board of Kenya.
  • Proven experience of one year after specialist recognition.
  • Evidence of research and at least two (2) professional publications in reputable local or international journals on particular scientific findings/practices in the relevant field will be an added advantage.
The position is on a permanent & pensionable terms.

Medical Specialist II – Radiology
Job Group K4
(1 Post)
 
The Medical Specialist II will be responsible to the Chief Medical Specialist / Head of the Radiology Department and will be expected to take full responsibility for patients under his/her care.
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Performing clinical procedures and making decisions on patients’ management in the area of specialization.
  • Conducting regular Ward Rounds.
  • Responding to consultations from other clinical specialties.
  • Conducting specialist out-patient clinics.
  • Participating in assessment of patients as may be required by the Hospital Management.
  • Participating in research, teaching, training and supervising the performance of both medical and non-medical staff as well as post-graduate students.
  • Participating in preparation of annual budgets for the department.
  • Participate in Administrative activities of the department.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Masters of Medicine Degree in Radiology from the University of Nairobi or any other recognized University.
  • Specialist Recognition and retention Certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board of Kenya.
  • Proven experience of one year after specialist recognition.
  • Evidence of research and at least two (2) professional publications in reputable local or international journals on particular scientific findings/practices in the relevant field would be added advantage.
The position is on a permanent & pensionable terms.

How to Apply
 
Interested candidates for this position and who meet the minimum requirements are requested to CLICK HERE to download and fill the Hospital Employment Application Form. 

The form and copies of certificates and testimonials should be submitted on or before 26th February 2016 to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer,
Kenyatta National Hospital,
P. O. Box 20723-00202
Nairobi

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

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


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