Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Paraprofessionals Internship Vacancies 2019

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation

State Department for Livestock

Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Paraprofessionals

Internship Vacancies

The Directorate of Veterinary Services, State Department for Livestock in the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation announces the commencement of internship for veterinary surgeons and veterinary paraprofessional graduates of the year 2016, 2017and 2018 starting from March 2019.

This is a statutory requirement under the Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Paraprofessionals Act, Cap 366 of 2011 Section 15 (1) and 17 (1). Internship will be guided by the Internship Policy and Guidelines for the Public Service, the Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Paraprofessionals regulations of 2013 and the
Kenya Veterinary Board Internship Guidelines.

Requirements for Internship are as follows:

  • Temporary registration as a veterinary intern for the year 2019 by the Kenya Veterinary Board
  • Certificate of Training (BVM, BSc, Diploma or Certificate level) from Universities and Institutions recognized by the Kenya Veterinary Board
  • KCSE Certificate
  • KCPE Certificate
  • National Identity card
  • KRA PIN certificate
  • Certificate of good conduct
  • NHIF Card
  • Personal Accident Insurance cover
  • Bank Account in your name
  • Two recent passport size photographs

Application procedure is as follows:

  • Register with KVB as an intern online using the link: www.kenyavetboard.or.ke
  • AFTER getting the certificate of registration as an intern from KVB, all eligible graduates are required to apply to the Director of Veterinary Services by filling their personal details in an online form using the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/qc5dfMHSWBeoS2Rm2
  • The date for placement of successful applicants will be communicated through their email addresses in due course

For any clarifications contact Tel: 0208043441

or Email: infodvs@kilimo.go.ke

or write to the Director of Veterinary Services, Veterinary Laboratories, Private Bag, KANGEMI, 00625, Nairobi.

Principal Secretary
State Department For Livestock