Assistant Registered Clinical Officer (Paediatrics) at Kenyatta National Hospital

March 15, 2023
Application Ends: April 3, 2023

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Job Description

Job Purpose

An officer at this level shall be responsible to the Senior Assistant Registered Clinical Officer (Paediatrifor effective provision of quality health care services in the Hospital.


  • Taking history, examining, diagnosing and treating patients;
  • Offering specialized clinical services in paediatrics;
  • Guiding and counselling patients/clients and other staff on health issues;
  • Implementing community health care activities in liaison with other health care workers;
  • Carrying out minor surgical procedures as per training and skills.
  • Collecting and compiling clinical data;
  • Assessing, preparing and presenting medico-legal reports;
  • Liaising with other health care personnel for efficient delivery of patient care;
  • Teaching students undertaking training in the field;
  • Referring patient/ clients to appropriate clinics and specialities.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Higher Diploma in Paediatric or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine & Surgery or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate of Registration from the Clinical Officers Council of Kenya;
  • Valid practicing licence from the Clinical Officers Council of Kenya;
  • Evidence in Proficiency in Computer Application

Method of Application

Interested applicants who meet the requirements are requested to download and fill the application form. The application form together with a detailed C.V listing the qualifications, experience, current responsibilities, copies of testimonials and certificates must be submitted on or before 3rd April, 2023   to the address below:-

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