Dental Officer Job in Kenya

Dental Officer

Duties and Responsibilities

An officer at this level will work under the supervision of a senior and experienced officer.
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: -Providing dental care including:

Diagnosing common oral conditions, treating, prescribing, and referring;

Carrying out minor oral and maxillofacial surgery, prosthetic, and conservative dentistry

Facilitating admission, disease investigations of patients, report writing, and assisting in theatre activities;

Collecting information on dental health information systems;

Organizing discharge summaries and follow-up of patients, and acting as the first on-call on duty.

Requirements for Appointment

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

Be a Kenyan Citizen

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (DS) degree or any other, equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board:

completed one (1) year Internship from a recognized institution;

Certificate of Registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board; and

Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution.

Personal Qualities
In addition to the above requirements, an officer must have the following qualities:

Ability to get on well with the diverse workforce

Good knowledge in the professional field of specialization

Good communication skills

Ability to work with minimum supervision

Good organizational and supervisory skills

How To Apply

An interested applicant who meets the above qualifications should download the prescribed application form from our website and submit the filled form together with a cover letter, updated curriculum vitae, copies of academic and professional certificates, and identification card (ID) by hand delivery to the address below on or before the close of business Monday 13th November 2023.

The Secretary/CEO
County Public Service Board of Marsabit
P.O. Box 110 – 60500

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.