JOB DESCRIPTIONS FOR VACANT POSITIONS IN KUTRRH ON FULL TIME BASIS
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is a leading National Referral Hospital with a Vision of be a premier hospital renowned for Clinical Excellence, Education and Research. The hospital seeks to attract qualified and experienced expertise in the following listed specialized areas. These positions will be on full time basis: -
1. Paediatric Haematologist - KUTRRH/DCSPAEDH/361 – 1 POST
The Paediatric Haematologist’s job exists to coordinate and provide specialized services, coordinate research and training and advise the hospital.
Duties and Responsibilities
i. Formulating and reviewing health policies, strategies, guidelines and protocols.
ii. Overseeing provision of promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative health services.
iii. Providing sub-specialized services to patients.
iv. Planning and managing hospital healthcare programs.
v. Initiating and managing healthcare projects and programs.
vi. Developing intervention activities and programs for training health professionals in community health and health management in hospitals/health facilities.
vii. Initiating and coordinating operational and clinical research.
viii. Facilitating implementation of research findings to improve quality of service delivery.
ix. Coordinating and providing specifications for procurement of health commodities.
x. Ensuring adherence to health standards and guidelines.
xi. Facilitating training and development of medical services staff.
xii. Mobilizing resources and promoting partnerships and collaborations with hospital agencies and development partners in promotion of health programmes and projects.
xiii. Monitoring and evaluating provision of health services.
xiv. Preparing, planning and budgeting for the directorates.
xv. Coordinating capacity development and performance management.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
i. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from a recognized institution.
ii. Master of Medicine in Oncology or Master’s degree in Pediatrics and Child Health from a recognized institution.
iii. Fellowship in Haematology training.
iv. Registration with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council as a Paediatric Haematologist.
v. Valid Practice License.
vi. Professional Insurance Indemnity Cover.
vii. Recognition as a specialist by the KMPDC.
viii. Proficiency in computer applications.
Soft Skills Required
i. Organizational skills
ii. Communication skills
iii. Observation skills
iv. Analytical skills
v. Supervisory skills
If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of the posts above, please apply online via: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers OR send hard copies of your Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form ONLY to the address below:
The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
P.O. Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – [JOB REFERENCE NUMBER]. Please note that you have to attach the Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form when you apply online via the portal.
The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 1st December 2020. Detailed job descriptions can be accessed on the Kenya University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital careers portal: www.kutrrh.go.ke
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
All shortlisted 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
Please take note that all communication to potential candidates is specifically through official emails/ telephone.
Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.
KUTRRH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
YOUTH, WOMEN AND PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.