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  • Posted: Jan 13, 2023
    Deadline: Jan 19, 2023
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    Expectations are high about the Isiolo County. It is difficult to paint a picture of how Isiolo County will be in five, ten or fifteen years. Across the beautiful hills, valleys,acacia trees and the savannah grasslands of Isiolo, winds of change are blowing. Isiolo is a virgin space, a wonderful piece of creation. The Isiolians and Kenyans alike are up-beat ...
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    Director, Public Health

    Duties and Responsibilities 

    • An officer at this level will be responsible to the Director for the following duties and responsibilities: coordinating implementation of statutory provisions and other relevant legislations on public health; developing and implementing public health policies, guidelines, standards and procedures; coordinating the implementation of-promotive and preventive health programmes; overseeing public health projects and programmes in consultation with relevant departments and other stakeholders; evaluating public health projects and programmes; overseeing the enforcement of international health regulations and rules; identifying public health research needs; overseeing the development and management of public and private mortuaries, cemeteries and crematoria; preparing proposals for resource mobilization; identifying relevant partners and agencies in support of public health programmes and projects; initiating the development of 
    • modern information communication technology in the provision of. public health services; overseeing development of strategic and work plans, performance targets and contracts; preparing budgets and procurement glans for thedepartment; and staff development, coaching and mentoring. 

    Requirements for Appointment 
    For appointment to this. grade, an officer must have: 

    • served in the grade of Senior Assistant Director, Public Health for a minimum period of three (3) years; 
    • Post-Graduate Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Food Science and Inspection, Solid Waste Management, Occupational Health and Safety, Epidemiology, Health Promotion _ and Education or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution; 
    • Bachelor's degree in either. Environmental Health or Public Health or equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution; 
    • Master’s Degree in any of the following: Environmental Health, Public Health, Epidemiology, Food Safety and Quality, Food Science and Technology, Community Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Health Promotion and Education, Solid Waste Management or Disaster Management from a recognized institution; 
    • Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Programme lasting not less. than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution; 
    • Certificate in Computer Application Skills from a recognized institution; and 
    • demonstrated high degree of professional competence and administrative capability required for the effective planning, direction, control and coordination of the Public Health Function.

    Method of Application

    Application Criteria
    Applicants must furnish the Board with their applications copies of the following documents.

    • Copy of the national identify card.
    • Certified Copies of academic and professional certificates.
    • Detailed Curriculum Vitae.
    • Registration and Clearance from relevant regulatory Professional bodies.
    • Fulfill the requirement of chapter (6) six of the constitution of Kenya

    Applications clearly marked should reach the undersigned by close of the business on or before 19TH January, 2023.

    P. O. Box 224 - 60300.

    Hand delivered to the County Public Service Board Offices along Isiolo Law courts road opposite Al Ansar playground

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