Consultant Paedetrician Job in Kenya

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Director Medical Services, the holder will offer specialized paediatric health care by carrying out investigations and procedures necessary to establish a diagnosis, make recommendations and provide holistic treatment in AGC Tenwek Hospital.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Providing sub-specialized neonatology services to patients Schedule relevant staff to meet operational and medical care requirements of neonatology follow up clinic and the patients
  • Initiating and managing healthcare projects and programs Developing intervention activities and programs for training health professionals in community health and health management in hospitals/health facilities
  • Ensure the proper input of treatments and neonatology patient data into HMIS and maintain a database of outcomes of neonatology patients per national standards
  • Define and manage standards of medical care and service provision for inpatients NICU and PICU as related to optimizing and improving care for neonates and premature babies
  • Promote new as well as existing programs and services to paediatric patients and the community in relationship to neonatology care and fitness.
  • Initiating and coordinating operational and clinical research.
  • Facilitating implementation of research findings to improve quality of paediatric service delivery.
  • Coordinating and providing specifications for procurement of health commodities
  • Ensuring adherence to health standards and guidelines
  • Facilitating training and development of paediatric medical services staff.
  • Coordinating capacity development and performance management.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned from time to time as elaborated by the Director of Medical Services or designate.
  • AGC Tenwek Hospital is a Christian Community committed to excellence in provision of Compassionate Healthcare, Spiritual Ministry and Training for Service to the Glory of God.
  • The Hospital is seeking to recruit highly motivated, ministry minded, born again Christians with good standing, demonstrating spiritual maturity, integrity and a calling to serve to fill the following positions:

Qualifications and Professional Requirements

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) degree from an institution recognized by Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.
  • Master’s degree in Paediatrics and Child Health.
  • Registration with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.
  • Current retention certificate
  • Valid Practice License.
  • Recognition as a specialist by the KMPDC
  • Proficiency in computer applications.
  • At least one year of working experience as a Paediatrics and Child Health Specialist in a busy hospital.
  • Must be a born again and committed Christian with evidence of maturity in faith.

How To Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should send their applications to on or before 10th July 2024 with the position being applied for as subject line. enclosing their Resume, Cover Letter & Statement of Faith* Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing and all communications will be done through official line and email.