Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is a State Corporation registered under Legal Notice Number 4 of the State Corporations Act Cap 446 in January 2019 as a Level 6 Tertiary Hospital and is now operational offering specialized referral services. The Hospital is seeking to recruit qualified and experienced professionals on a performance-based renewable contract as follows:
2. OPHTHALMOLOGIST - V/FT/2/2021– 1 POST
Duties and Responsibilities
i. Providing routine care such as vision testing and prescribing glasses and contact lenses.
ii. Performing corrective surgeries, such as repairing injuries and corneas, and removing cataracts.
iii. Performing advanced surgical procedures, such as keyhole or laser surgery.
iv. Diagnosing and treating eye diseases and injuries.
v. Managing emergency eye clinics, outpatient clinics, or other specialist eye clinics.
vi. Treating medical disorders that affect the vision through a holistic approach. vii. Using therapeutic procedures and performing biopsies.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
i. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from a recognized institution.
ii. Master of Medicine in Ophthalmology from a recognized institution.
iii. Registration with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council.
iv. Recognition as a specialist by the KMPDC.
v. Valid Practice License.
vi. Professional Insurance Indemnity Cover.
vii. Proficiency in computer applications.
Soft Skills Required
i. Communication skills
ii. Organizational skills
iv. Analytical skills
v. Compassionate skills
vi. Team player
If your background and competencies match the specifications of the positions above, please apply online via: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers
For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – [JOB REFERENCE NUMBER]. Please note that you have to attach the Application Form, Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Practicing License ONLY when you apply to the address below:
The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
P.O. Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 18th January 2022.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. All successful candidates must fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, including;
• Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (for University graduates only)
• Tax Compliance Certificate from the KRA
• Clearance from Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
• A report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau
Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.
YOUTH, WOMEN AND PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY