Neurosurgeon Job in Kenya



For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-

  • served for a minimum period of three (3) years at the grade of Assistant Director of Medical Services/Medical Specialist, CSG 7 or in a comparable and relevant position in the wider public service;
  • a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • a Masters degree in the field of Neurosurgery from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • a Certificate of Registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board;
  • a Valid practicing license from Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board; and
  • demonstrated professional competence and managerial capability as reflected in work performance and results

Duties and Responsibilities

  • performing complex and advanced clinical patient management in area of specialization of internal medicine or other specialties recognized by the Board;
  • coordinating training, coaching and mentoring of health personnel;
  • managing health stores including essential medicines and/ or plant equipment;
  • managing larger facilities/hospitals;
  • developing intervention activities or programs for the management of diseases and conditions;
  • developing Medical Standard Operating Procedures( SOPs) and protocols;
  • developing training curricular and syllabi in collaboration with training institutions;
  • coordinating emergency response and clinical care;
  • coordinating health projects and programmes;
  • managing health information systems;
  • carrying out health surveys and research; and
  • monitoring the provision of forensic and medico-legal services

How to Apply

Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below. Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE through the Commission website: or jobs portal:

Please Note:

  • Candidates should provide all the details requested for in the advertisement. It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualfication

The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution – Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with THEREFORE, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

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

It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates/documents.

Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the

Applications should reach the Commission on or before 15th May 2023 latest 5.00 pm (East African Time).