Job Title; Medical Director
The Medical Director is the Head/Chief Executive of the Institution; He is accountable to the Board of Management and the Honourable Minister of Health.
The Medical Director is charged with the responsibility for the execution of policies and matters affecting the day-to-day management of the affairs of the hospital.
The successful candidate is also expected to provide the required Medical, Administrative and Professional leadership for the hospital.
Applicants for this post must:
Be medically qualified and registered as such by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) for a period of not less than twelve (12) years.
Possess a Postgraduate Fellowship of National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria or of the West African College of Surgeons/Physicians or its equivalent.
Be a Consultant for at least five (5) years.
Be of proven good character and integrity.
Have mental stability and ability to provide the needed “Servant Leadership” to take the Centre to the next level
Be gainfully employed at the time of application
Have knowledge of Computer/ICT
Salary & Allowances
Salary and allowances will be in accordance with Public Service Salary Structure for this category of Officer.
Tenure of Office
The appointment is for an initial term of four (4) years in the first instance and may be renewed, subject to satisfactory performance at the discretion of Mr. President for another term of four (4) years.
How to Apply
Applications are to be addressed to: The Chairman, Board of Management, Federal Medical Centre, Yola and submitted as follows:
Fifteen (15) copies with up-to- date curriculum vitae, copies of relevant credentials together with names and addresses of three (3) referees.
One of the referees should be the applicants current or immediate past employer, a Senior Medical or Dental Practitioner of NOT LESS than twenty (20) years post qualification experience and who should be in a position to attest to the candidates academic, professional and managerial abilities as well as moral character and uprightness.
Confidential reports from the referees should be submitted in separate envelopes marked confidential
Applicant must be ready to support every claim with documentary evidence (where required) and bring the originals of all his/her credentials if invited for interview.
Applicant shall also enclose his or her Vision Statement for the Hospital for the next four (4) years in not more than one thousand (1,000) words.
Submission of Application
Applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope marked: Application for the Post of Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Yola at the top left hand corner of the envelope and addressed to:
The Head of Administration and Secretary to the Board of Management,
Federal Medical Centre, Yola
Lamido Zubairu Road,
P.M.B 2017, Yola-South,
Deadline: 30th December, 2014