KNH Medical Specialist (Dermatology) Job in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital

Vacancies

The Hospital Management invites applications from qualified candidates for the following position:

Medical Specialist II – Dermatology 

Job Group K4

1 Post

Job Purpose: The Medical Specialist II will be responsible to the Chief Medical Specialist / Head of Department and will be expected to take full responsibility for patients under his/her care.

Duties and 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 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.
  • Participating in Administrative activities of the department.
  • Participating in delivery of hospital strategic plan and performance contract.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Masters Degree in Medicine (Mmed) or Surgery from the University of Nairobi or any other recognized University.
  • Sub-specialization in dermatology or proven interest in dermatology.
  • Proven experience of not less than one (1) year at the level of Medical Specialist.
  • Specialist Recognition and retention Certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board of Kenya.
  • 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.

Method of Application

Those interested in applying for the declared vacancies and meet the job specifications are required to apply online HERE and MUST submit a hard copy of the Hospital application form available HERE in the website with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 12th October 2018 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”.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and must present the following documents during the interview:-

  • A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
  • EACC Clearance
  • Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
  • HELB Compliance
  • KRA Tax Compliance

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Updated: September 28, 2018 — 2:43 pm