DIRECTOR, HEALTH SERVICES
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
Reporting to the Chief Officer, Department of Health Services the Officer.
a) Be a Kenyan Citizen.
b) Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following fields: Public Health, Medicine, Pharmacy or any other relevant discipline from an institution recognized in Kenya
c) Be a holder of a Master’s Degree in any of the following fields: Public Health, Medicine, Pharmacy, Health Systems Management, Business Management/Administration or any other relevant discipline from an institution recognized in Kenya
d) Have served in a senior management position for a period not less than five (5) years.
e) Have demonstrated knowledge in relevant legislations and policies in the health sector
f) Have demonstrated professional competence and managerial capability as reflected in work performance and results
g) Have a certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Program or its equivalent from an institution recognized in Kenya.
a) Be the technical advisor on all matters relating to health within the county government;
b) Be the technical advisor to the County Executive Committee Member for the Department of Health and the Governor;
c) Supervise all health services within the county to ensure that their delivery meets the required standards;
d) Promote public health and the prevention, limitation and suppression of infections, communicable or preventable diseases within the county;
e) Establishing monitoring and evaluation systems for the Department;
f) Coordinating health services and projects within the county;
g) Representing the county government in various health technical forums at county and National level;
h) Prepare and publish reports and statistical or other information relating to health within the county; and
i) Any other duties as may be assigned by the Chief Officer. Required education
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 5 yearsRequired skills
: Project management; Project monitoring and evaluation (M&E); Brand management; Business management; Operative management; Operative planning; Public healthRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)