Kiambu County Community Health Extension Workers (CHEW) III 50 Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Kiambu

County Public Service Board

Vacant positions in the Public Service

Ministry of Health (Universal Health Coverage Programme)

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

This is pursuant to Article 235 of the Consititution of Kenya, 2010 and Section 63 of the County Government Act, 2012.

Kiambu County Public Service Board is pleased to announce to the general public recruitment of the following health care workers drawn from the ten (10) cadres of health personnel on three (3) years contract based on identified needs in the two (2) levels of Government.

Community Health Extension Workers (CHEW) III

Fifty (50) Posts

V/NO. 26/2020

(CSG 13)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have a Certificate in any of the following disciplines: Community Health, Psychology, Counselling, Social Work or Community Development from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is an entry and training grade for this cadre.

Duties and responsibilities at this level will include:-

i. Visiting homes to determine health situations and dialogue with household members;

ii. Identifying and sensitizing communities on health interventions;

iii. Identifying common ailments and minor injuries at community level;

iv. Collecting health data at household levels for analysis;

v. Distribution of information education communication materials, mosquito nets and other commodities to households;

vi. Identifying defaulters of health interventions and other health cases and referring them to health facilities; and

vii. Maintaining and updating health data using health registers.

Terms of service: three (3) years contract

Remuneration package (Consolidated Package)

  • Diploma Holders: Kshs. 50,000/-
  • Certificate Holders: Kshs. 40,000/-

How to Apply

i. CLICK HERE to download and complete our employment application form. Candidates should NOT attach any documents to the application form. All the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the application form in our website.

ii. Forward your duly completed application form to

iii. The Board will NOT accept any hand delivered or postal applications, ALL applications are strictly through the email provided above.

Please Note:

i. Only short listed and successful candidates will be contacted.

ii. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

iii. Short listed candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.

iv. The County Public Service Board is committed to availing equal employment opportunities to all Kenyans. People with disabilities, the marginalized and the minorities are encouraged to apply.

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their email applications so as to reach the undersigned on or before 27th April, 2020 at 5.00 pm.

County Public Service Board
County Government of Kiambu
P.O Box 2362-00900

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Updated: April 21, 2020 — 11:56 am