Nutrition & Dietetics Officer Internships, Medical Jobs In Kenya, Public Service Commission Jobs
Position: Nutrition & Dietetics Officer Intern
Duration of Internship: Twelve (12) months.
Monthly Stipend: The intern will be paid by the Ministry of Health a monthly stipend at a rate to be determined
by the Public Service Commission for degree, diploma and certificate holders.
Internship Certificate: On successful completion of the Internship Programme, the intern will be awarded a
certificate and registration by the regulatory bodies where applicable.
JOB TITLE : V/NO. 4/2020 NUTRITION AND DIETETICS OFFICER INTERN, FOUR (4) POSTS
The Public Service Internship Programme is a Government initiative designed to offer the opportunity for college graduates to acquire and develop valuable technical and professionalskills while gaining work experience and to certify the requirements for registration by various professional bodies. The programme is also aimed at inculcating in the interns such qualities as would make them patriotic, upright and honest citizens.
The Public Service Commission (PSC) in conjunction with the Ministry of Health is pleased to announce to the general public the recruitment of Two Hundred and Five (205) Internship posts in various cadres of health professionals, in the Ministry of Health, for the National Government under the Universal Health Coverage Programme. The Interns recruited under this category will be deployed in the National Referral Health Facilities and the Monthly stipend will be met by the Ministry of Health.
Responsibilities shall be mutually agreed upon and assigned by the supervisors and in line with the regulations governing specific professional areas of deployment.
- Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics, Dietetics/Clinical Nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition or Home Economics from a recognized institution; and
- Registration by the Council of the Institute of Nutritionists and Dieticians (CIND).
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates who meet the requisite qualifications should submit their
applications ONLINE through the Public Service Commission’s job portal accessible through
www.publicservice.go.ke or www.psckjobs.go.ke so as to reach the undersigned on or
before 16th January 2020 at 5:00pm
THE COMMISSION SECRETARY/CEO
PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
P.O. BOX 30095 – 00100
i. ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the FORM. It is an
offence to include incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and
professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included.
ii. Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
iii. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
iv. The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the
Constitution. Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans
diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women,
members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities.
v. Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce ORIGINALS of their National
Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.
vi. It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates/documents.