Duties and Responsibilities
An officer at this level will be responsible for the implementation of health promotion projects, programmes and activities in their area of jurisdiction. Specific duties and responsibilities will entail:-
Identifying and prioritizing health needs;
Conducting health needs assessments and other health surveys;
Coordinating health promotion activities in their area of jurisdiction;
Facilitating sensitization of the community on health promotion interventions;
Developing and disseminating health information/education and materials;
Creating awareness on prevention and control of diseases;
Training community health extension workers on health promotion;
Mobilizing and educating community groups on priority health promotion issues;
Preparing Health Operational Plans (HOP);
Mobilizing local resources for implementation of health promotion programs; and
Organizing shows and exhibitions.
Requirements for Appointment
Served in the grade of Senior Assistant Health Promotion Officer, Job Group CPSB 08/’L’ for a minimum period of three (3) years;
Diploma in Health Promotion and Education from a recognized training institution; and
Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
How to apply
All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website www.kakamega.go.ke, fill the Application Form and submit it ONLINE on or before 16th August, 2022 at 11.59 P.M.
N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to the Board’s official email i.e. email@example.com will be accepted. Applicants are advised to provide accurate information when making applications, those who give false information regarding their credentials and qualifications will be automatically disqualified.
PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board (KCPSB) DOES NOT use Agents nor charge ANYFEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are; email firstname.lastname@example.org and phone number 0713852573 ONLY.