Aga Khan University Community Health Development Director Job in Kenya 2019

Chartered in 1983, Aga Khan University (AKU) is a private, autonomous and self-governing international university, with 13 teaching sites in 6 countries over three
continents (

An integral part of the Aga Khan Development Network (, AKU provides higher education in several disciplines, carries out research pertinent to the countries and operates 7 hospitals (soon 8) and over 325 outreach clinics, all at international standards. It has almost 2.500 students and 14,000 staff.

The University is both a model of academic excellence and an agent of social change. As an international institution, AKU operates on the core principles of quality,
relevance, impact and access.

Director, Community Health Development

The Director, Community Health Programme, will be responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling all aspects of our Community Health Programme.

Areas of responsibility:

  • Make recommendation to the Community Health Committee (CRC) Chairman regarding community health policy implementation.
  • Direct the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of community health strategy and programme and participate in the overall strategic planning process.
  • Provide supervision and technical support to the managers of community health projects and to others engaged in community health activities.
  • Participate in the planning and conduct of specific activities such as health surveys and training workshops.

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How to Apply:

Applications together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, names of three referees, telephone contact, e-mail address and copies of certificates and testimonials should
be sent to,

the Manager, Recruitment,
Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi,
P. O. Box 30270-00100,

or by email to,

so as to reach not later than 8th March 2019.

Applications by email are preferred.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.