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 recruit@tenwekhosp.org 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.