County Government of Kakamega Jobs Assistant Director of Medical Services/ Medical Specialist II – 34 Posts

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

County Government of Kakamega

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: –

  • Reviewing patients and instructing in writing all the recommendations;
  • Undertaking “Firs-On-Call” duties including clerking, investigating, and managing patients;
  • Conducting weekly clinic and theatre days, managing health facilities at various tiers in communities,;
  • Responding to intern calls;
  • Training, supervising and mentoring Medical Officers (Intern) and other students;
  • Performing emergency surgeries;
  • Undertaking medico-legal duties including filling of P3 Forms;
  • Court attendance and performing post mortems;
  • Undertaking medical examinations and preparing Medical Board Proceedings;
  • Carrying out community diagnosis, care and treatment;
  • Ensuring data and information is collected, transmitted and utilized to benefit the customer and service provider;
  • Conducting disease surveillance, prevention, and control;
  • Carrying out health education and promotion; and
  • Preparing medical reports.

Requirements for Appointment 

For appointment to this grade, an Officer must have;

  • Served as Senior Medical Officer, Job Group CPSB 06/‘N’ for a minimum period of three (3) years;
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from an institution recognized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board;
  • Certificate of registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board;
  • Valid practicing license from Medical practitioners and Dentists Board;
  • Certificate in Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution; and
  • Demonstrated professional competence and managerial capability as reflected in work performance and results.

Method of Application


  • This internal advertisement is for SERVING OFFICERS of the County Government of Kakamega ONLY.
  • All the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the On-line Form.
  • County Government of Kakamega serving officers MUST clearly indicate on the on-line form: –
    • Payroll Number;
    • Date of first appointment;
    • Date of last promotion to the current grade; and
    • Substantive designation and Job Group.
  • During interviews, shortlisted candidates will be required to produce the following original documents:
  • – National Identity Card; Academic and Professional Certificates; current pay slip and letter of appointment/promotion to the current grade.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • The County Government of Kakamega is an equal opportunity employer and women, persons living with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.

All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website, fill the Application Form and submit it ONLINE on or before Wednesday 6th December, 2023 at 11.59 P.M.
N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to the Board’s official email i.e. will be accepted.
Applicants are advised to provide accurate information when making applications, those who give false information regarding their credentials and qualifications will be automatically disqualified.
PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board (KCPSB) DOES NOT use Agents nor charge ANY FEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are; email address and phone number 0745888999 ONLY.

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