Paediatric Endocrinologist

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Confidential
Status: Active

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Job Description

Aga Khan University is a private not-for-profit university that is undergoing major advances in paediatric medical care and academics with establishment of a Children’s Hospital as part of the Aga Khan University Hospital. We are looking for an endocrinologist excited to be part of and contribute to the growth of our academic and clinical services.  

Applications are invited from candidates who meet the requirements for the position of Endocrinologist in the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Medical College.

 

The consultant should have excellent training in endocrinology and strong interest in teaching at the postgraduate and undergraduate level with expected appointment at Senior Instructor or Assistant Professor level. More senior applicants will also be considered. 

Key Responsibilities:

·        Join a quality hospital based inpatient and outpatient academic practice.

·        Be actively involved in research, teaching, assessment and mentorship of trainees and other staff.

·        Work closely with other members of the clinical care team to ensure the highest standard of clinical care and service to patients. 

·        Advance the practice of paediatric endocrine services in the region.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) or equivalent;
  • MMed in Paediatrics or equivalent;
  • Sub-specialty training in endocrinology; and
  • Eligible for registration by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board as an endocrinologist
  • Past experience in a clinical academic setting would be an asset.

 

Interested candidates are invited to email their application, curriculum vitae, names of three referees and copies of certificates & testimonials to [email protected]. The position will remain open until filled. Queries or comments can be directed to Chair, Department of Paediatrics through HR. 

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