The Nakuru County Public Service Board invites applications from competent and qualified persons to fill the position of MEDICAL SPECIALIST I- (RADIATION ONCOLOGIST) in the County Government of Nakuru Public service.
Job Title: Medical Specialist I- (Radiation Oncologist)
No. of Position: ONE (1)
Vacancy Number: 01/2022/01
Job Group: ‘Q’
Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 99,900 -133,870 p.m.
For appointment to this position, a candidate must:
- Be a Kenyan citizen;
- Be in possession of a Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B.) degree from a recognized institution by Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council;
- Have a Masters of Medicine degree in Radiation Oncology from a recognized institution by Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council;
- Have a certificate of registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council;
- Have a valid practicing license from the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist council;
- Have a valid specialist recognition certificate;
- Have prior experience treating and diagnosing cancer patients;
- Have extensive knowledge of radiation therapy procedures and techniques;
- Have effective verbal and written communication abilities; and
- Be proficient in computer applications.
Duties and Responsibilities
Plan for all radiation oncology services and resources required in the oncology unit and participate in the overall strategic planning of the hospital;
Coordinate and provide radiation oncology services including undertaking general diagnosis, care and treatment, and rehabilitation of patients ensuring compliance to expected standards;
Support the recovery process through consistent monitoring and providing recommendations to cancer patients;
Coordinating radiation oncology referrals within the facility, to and from other health facilities;
Monitoring provision of radiation oncology treatment care and carrying out specialized clinical care;
Providing psycho-social interventions;
Training, consulting, and supervision of radiation oncology staff in the unit to ensure the provision of high-quality services;
Collaborate with partner hospitals and institutions, health projects, and programs aimed at strengthening radiation oncology services;
Work with other medical specialties and departments in the multidisciplinary committees as need be;
Maintaining up to date health information systems;
Undertaking health research; and xii. Analyzing and preparing periodic medical reports
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates are required to make applications by downloading and completing an employment application form from the County Government of Nakuru website www.nakuru.go.ke A duly filled employment application form and copies of National ID, KCSE, DEGREE/DIPLOMA/CERTIFICATE as applicable should be sent through the POST OFFICE or COURIER SERVICES in a sealed envelope on or before 7th February 2022 (No hand delivered applications will be accepted).
Clearly indicate the vacancy number and position applied for, on top of the envelope and address to;
Nakuru County Public Service Board
Public Works Building- Prisons Road
P.O Box 2870-20100
The County Government of Nakuru is an equal opportunity employer. Youth, Women, and Persons Living with Disabilities, Marginalized and Minority communities are encouraged to apply.
Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
Please be informed that Nakuru County Public Service Board DOES NOT USE AGENTS nor CHARGE ANY FEE for its services. Candidates are advised to be cautious of fraudsters who call asking for money in regards to advertised vacancies. Report any such calls to your nearest police station.
Please do not give out any money!!!
Any communication from the County Public Service Board SHALL be through the above address and official cellphone number: 0796848192.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.