Vacancy: Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Trainee
AIC Kijabe Hospital is a church based hospital established in 1915. We have a facility with a bed capacity of 280 beds that serves 10,000 in-patients and an outpatient service that serves 120,000 outpatients annually.
The Kijabe Orthopaedic Surgery Department treats a large volume of elective and emergency conditions, including trauma, joint replacement, sports medicine / arthroscopy, Paediatric reconstruction, spine, hand, and Orthopaedic oncology.
A weekly lecture schedule provides didactic training, while clinical training occurs under the supervision of orthopaedic consultants.
Trainees are based at AIC Kijabe Hospital, but may also rotate through Cure Hospital or Tenwek Hospital.
The position is for a five-year training program, certified by the College of Surgeons of Eastern, Central, and Southern Africa (COSECSA). Successful completion of the COSECSA program leads to specialty recognition by the Kenya Medical Doctors and Dentistry Board (KMPDB).
The successful applicant will contracted to Kijabe Hospital upon completion of training, and will embrace the Christian mission of AIC Kijabe Hospital. Applicants must hold a valid Kenyan medical license.
We envision that our graduates will become Christian leaders in the Kenyan medical profession, with the surgical and leadership skills necessary to become program directors or department heads across Kenya.
Please send applications and CV only to firstname.lastname@example.org with the vacant position as the subject matter. The position will be filled with effect from January 2015. Interviews will be held as soon as suitable candidates have been identified.
To view further details on the hospital please visit www.kijabehospital.org.