Registered Clinical Officers Job in Kenya

Requirements for appointment

  •  Be a Kenyan citizen;
  •  Be a holder of a diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery or Clinical Medicine and Community Health from a recognized institution;
  •  Be registered by Clinical Officers’ Council;
  •  Possess a valid Practicing License from Clinical Officer’s Council;
  •  Must be computer literate.

Duties and responsibilities

The Registered Clinical Officers shall be responsible to the employer and the supervisor for the following:

  •  Taking history, examining, diagnosing and treating patients’ common ailments at an outpatient or inpatient health facility;
  •  Guiding and counseling patients, clients and staff on health issues;
  •  Referring patients and clients to appropriate health facilities;
  •  Assessing, preparing and presenting medical-legal reports;
  •  Coaching and mentoring students on attachment;
  •  Carrying out surgical procedures as per training and skills;
  •  Organizing health management teams and convening health management committee meetings;
  •  Collecting and compiling data for research on clinical services issues;
  •  Any other duty that may be assigned by the supervisor.

How To Apply

Integrity Clearance
Successful applicants are expected to get clearance from the following bodies:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
  • Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI)
  • For those with higher education certificates (degrees) from outside Kenya, a letter of recognition of qualifications from the Commission of University Education.

Each application should be accompanied by some detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates and transcripts, National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials and other relevant supporting documents.

All applications should be submitted in sealed envelopes clearly marked on the top left side the position applied for so as to reach the undersigned on or before
6th May, 2024 by 5.00 pm.

Applications should be addressed to:

P.O. BOX 10-60406

Tharaka Nithi County is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality within the organization. Applicants comprising persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.
Any form of canvassing will lead to disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.