Kericho County Community Health Assistant – Jobs in Kenya

Job Description and Job Specification:

a) Duties and Responsibilities

An Officer at this level will provide Community Health Services where specific duties and responsibilities will include:

Identifying common ailments and minor injuries at community level.

Identifying and referring health cases to the appropriate health facilities.

Coordinating community health activities.

Collating health data from households for analysis.

Visiting homes to determine health situations and dialogue with households.

Sensitizing and disseminating health information to the community.

Identifying defaulters of health interventions and referring them to health facilities.

Convening meetings and action days in collaboration with Community Health Committees and other stakeholders.

Managing community health resource centres; and

Requisitioning refills for the community health workers kits.

b) Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have;

Served in the grade of Community Health Assistant II for a minimum period of three (3) years;

Certificate in any of the following disciplines; Community Health, Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or Community Development from a recognized institution;

Certificate in Computer Application Skills from a recognized institution; and

Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
For more information and job application details, see; https://psbkericho.co.ke/jobDetails?id=KCPSB/2022/35

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