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Medical Practitioner Positions (7 Positions)
The Aga Khan Health Service, Tanzania (AKHST) an institution of The Aga Khan Development Network, completed a major phase II expansion of the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam in 2018.
This expansion has improved the Hospital’s quality of facilities and infrastructure an ultramodern 170 bed facility and increased its capacity as a provider of high-quality tertiary care, referral and teaching hospital. The key clinical services including a comprehensive cardiology programme, oncology services, and neurosciences, orthopedics and trauma, diagnostic imaging, critical care, and women and child health programmes.
The Hospital is JCI Accredited (achieved a level of quality and patient service that is equal to the best hospitals in the world) and the teaching site for The Aga Khan University, which offers postgraduate medical education programs leading to Master of Medicine in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology.
It is also an accredited internship site. As part of the integrated health systems approach, AKHST has establish 20 outreach health facilities that are located across Tanzania.
We are seeking for enthusiastic, qualified, and experienced Chair of the Departments as shown below:
MEDICAL PRACTITIONER POSITIONS:
Department Chair / HOD, Internal Medicine
Department Chair/ HOD, Surgery
Department Chair / HOD, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department Chair / HOD, Family Medicine
Department HOD, Pediatrics
Department HOD, Accident & Emergency
Department HOD, Radiology
The Department Chair / HOD is the Department’s chief academic and administrative officer, responsible to both the administrative / clinical services and for faculty, the University program. The chair / HOD reports to the associate Dean for all university related duties and to the Chief Executive Officer, AKHST for all administrative / clinical service responsibilities. These dual roles require that the Chair / HOD interpret both the Hospital clinical and University policies to the members of the department and ensure their effective execution and at the same time represent individual and group concerns of department members to the Hospital Administration and University and Medical School.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES ACADEMIC:
ADMINISTRATIVE / CLINICAL:
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
HOW TO APPLY
APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY TO: [email protected] WITH THE SUBJECT LINE OF THE POSITION OR HAND DELIVERED TO HUMAN RESOURCE DEPARTMENT, P. O. BOX 2289, OCEAN ROAD, DAR ES SALAAM.
CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS END OF BUSINESS DAY ON 25TH OCTOBER 2021.
PLEASE NOTE: ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR INTERVIEWS.
”AKHS is concerned about the climate and environmental crises we face and is doing everything possible to reduce our own impact, encouraging others to do the same, and advancing understanding in this field. AKHS has set itself the task of getting as close to net-zero carbon operations as possible by 2030. We expect all staff to contribute to achieving these aims in the context of their roles. We encourage applicants with previous experience or an interest in this field to apply”