According to schemes of service (2014) – Senior assistant Director of Nursing Services
a. Must be in Job Group M and above
b. Must be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in nursing.
c. Must be registered with relevant regulatory bodies with active and valid practicing license.
d. Must have demonstrated leadership and good performance in the previous assignments
e. Certificate in Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution
a. Ensure implementation of policies, standards and guidelines, and enforce ethics in provision of nursing services.
b. Carrying out comprehensive health needs assessment in areas of specialization and formulating interventions to formulate the same.
c. Monitoring and evaluating nursing health care services in the county.
d. Quantification and specification of procurement and procurement of non-pharmaceutical and small equipment.
e. Preparing strategic annual work plans from nurse services in the county.
f. Prepare monthly reports for decision making.
g. Monitors availability and utilization of essential nursing commodities and equipment if health care setting across the county.
h. Ensuring smooth running of immunization programme in the county.
i. Planning and budgeting on behalf of the division.