USIU Job Vacancy 2018 for Clinical Officer

USIU Job Vacancy 2018 for Clinical Officer

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Reporting to the Principal Medical Officer, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing medical health care, counseling and support services to members of the University.

Key Responsibilities

  • Diagnose and treat patients;
  • Perform minor surgical procedures;
  • Attend to medical emergencies ;
  • Advise & counsel patients;
  • Monitor and follow up of dental and optical payments for University employees and dependents;
  • Plan graduation and other campus events where health services are required;
  • Prepare and present medical information for staff and students during orientations;
  • Accompany students for sports and educational trips;
  • Final clearance for students;
  • Participate in recruitment and in–house training for locum staff in the department;
  • Approve movement of drugs from main pharmacy to other locations – nursing stations, sports accounts
  • Attend departmental meetings when required;
  • Participate in monthly stock taking;
  • Attend departmental meetings when required;

Educational Qualifications and Professional Experience

  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine & Surgery or equivalent from an accredited institution;
  • A undergraduate degree in a related area is an added advantage;
  • Trained on PMTC, STI Syndrome Management, current management of PTB and ARV’s;
  • At least 5 years’ experience

Personal Attributes & Competencies

  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
  • Confidentiality and Integrity;
  • Proficiency in Computer Applications;
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Good Communication Skills;
  • Self-Motivated;
  • Attention to Detail;
  • Adaptability and Reliability;
  • Knowledge of Counseling;

How to Apply

Incumbents will be expected to continue upgrading their knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes and trends in higher education.

If you have the requisite qualifications and experience and want to work as a team member in a modern and progressive institution where you can make a difference, please apply. Interested applicants must provide a cover letter and a current CV, certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names and addresses of three referees, current salary and benefits, telephone and e-mail contacts to the following address by: Friday, March 23, 2018.

Director of Administration,

United States International University – Africa

P.O Box 14634-00800, Nairobi, Kenya


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USIU-Africa is an equal opportunity employer.


USIU-Africa has neither appointed any agent(s) to recruit, nor collects any charges/fees on its behalf, for any vacancies it has announced. All University communication to potential candidates is specifically through the following email address: 

The applicant should kindly indicate on the subject line (in case of email), whichever position he/she has applied for.


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