Director of Health Services

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Director of Health Services

  • Post Date:August 24, 2021
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  • Career Level Executive
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
Job Description

City of Kwekwe Health Department is looking for a dynamic medical doctor to fill the post of Director of Health Services. The position requires a committed public health professional who is able to handle multiple in-depth tasks simultaneously. The person must have initiative and drive to work under pressure. A demonstrated skill in working in multi- disciplinary teams and experience in working in a health management position is a prerequisite.


  • A Medical Practitioner registered in Zimbabwe with the Health Professions council having:
  • A Bachelor of Medical and Surgery Degree (MBChB)
  • At least 6 years experience in Public Health
  • Broad experience in the field of Community/ Public Health preferably in a local authority environment
  • Local authority experience at a senior management level will be an added advantage
  • A valid class 4 driver’s licence

NB: A Post Graduate Diploma/ Master level qualification in either Public Health, Maternal, Child Health or Epidemiology will be an added advantage.


  • Management of the smooth running of the Health Department
  • Overseeing the development and improvement of Health Services
  • Spearheading the formation and implementation of Public Health Policies
  • Ensuring efficient and effective solid waste management in the city
  • Representing the Department in Council and other government agencies
  • Preparing expert monthly and other ad hoc reports to management and Council committees
  • Liaising with other Heads of Departments in advising and guiding Council on technical / professional matters.

Applicants should submit ten (10) copies of CVs and certified copies of certificates which should reach the undersigned not later than 10 September 2021.

P.O BOX 115

The City of Kwekwe is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.