Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail;
Assessing, formulating and implementing patients treatment plan;
Carrying out vocational assessments and recommending appropriate placement;
Maintaining up-to-date records, keeping information relating to patients/clients;
Preparing occupational therapy health education materials;
Preparing discharge plans;
Carrying out home and work environmental assessment and making appropriate recommendation;
Following up on patients progress;
Analyzing data for research;
Inducting students on practical training on occupational therapy services;
Preparing and compiling periodic reports; and
Evaluating Occupational Therapy activities in the area of deployment including forensic occupational therapy, ergoromic consultancy, gerontic occupational therapy.
Requirements for appointment
For appointment to this grade an officer must have;
Served in the grade of Principal Assistant Occupational Therapist II, Job Group CPSB 06/’N’ for a minimum period of three (3) years;
Diploma in Occupational Therapy from a recognized institution;
Higher Diploma in any of the following disciplines; Sensory Integration, Speech Therapy, Hand Therapy, Gerontology, Neuro-Developmental Therapy, Paediatric Occupational Therapy, Community Occupational Therapy and Psychosocial Occupational Therapy or Specialized Driver Assessment from a recognized 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.