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KENYATTA UNIVERSITY

Transforming Higher Education… Enhancing Lives
Kenyatta University is ISO 9001: 2015 Certified

OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR (ADMINISTRATION &FINANCE)

Tharaka Nithi Creche RCT Measurement Coordinator

Kenyatta University and the Economic Growth Center at Yale University are seeking the expertise of a Measurement Coordinator for a project based in Tharaka Nithi County. The measurement coordinator will be responsible for leading the coordination of assessments for an early childhood development curriculum targeted at 3- and 4-year olds. The Coordinator will work in collaboration with child psychologists, local stakeholders from Tharaka Nithi County and researchers from Kenyatta University, Yale University, Bangor University and University of the West Indies.

Key responsibilities:
Lead the piloting of pre-primary child assessment tools (including WPPSI-IV) with a group of at least 60 children between 3– years old
● Iteratively adapt and re-test existing child assessment tools to the target age group (3–4 year olds), local language and local context
● Provide ongoing supervision and guidance to Research Assistants, helping to problem-solve issues as they arise and ensure the successful adaptation of tests to suit the local context and defined curriculum outcomes
● Work closely with the assessment leads to refine the testing tools and support as necessary
● Coordinate translation of assessment tools into appropriate local language(s) at a level suitable for children
● Lead and coordinate the acquisition, adaptation and reproduction of all necessary tools and resources associated with child testing (e.g. books, record forms, etc.)
● Assist in the development of the assessment training guides and record forms
● Assist with recruitment and training of the child tester team (under the direction of the assessment leads)
● Work alongside the curriculum intervention supervisor and government project manager at the county level to ensure the efficient running of the assessments
● Enter data into a statistical program (e.g. SPSS or Stata) to examine the range of scores and for reliability testing

>>>>>>View More Details on Requirements and Qualifications Here<<<<<<<<<

Contract period and time requirements:
3 months full-time, with possibility to extend
Commencing:
As soon as possible but no later than June 1, 2023

Applicants should submit certificates and testimonials by sending resume and statement of
interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with “Tharaka Nithi Creche RCT Measurement Coordinator [last Name, First Name]” in the subject line

To be received not later than
May 30th , 2023


KENYATTA UNIVERSITY

Transforming Higher Education… Enhancing Lives
Kenyatta University is ISO 9001: 2015 Certified

OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR (ADMINISTRATION &FINANCE)

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN A FAST GROWING INSTITUTION
Kenyatta University Council wishes to invite applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the following positions;


1. DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND EXERCISE SCIENCE
i. PROFESSORS
ii. ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS
iii. SENIOR LECTURERS
iv. LECTURERS
v. TUTORIAL FELLOWS

2. DEPARTMENT OF RECREATION AND SPORTS MANAGEMENT
i. PROFESSORS
ii. ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS
iii. SENIOR LECTURERS
iv. LECTURERS
v. TUTORIAL FELLOWS

3. DEPARTMENT OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
i. PROFESSORS
ii. ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS
iii. SENIOR LECTURERS
iv. LECTURERS
v. TUTORIAL FELLOWS

 

 >>>>VIEW MORE DETAILS ON QUALIFICATIONS<<<<<

TERMS OF SERVICE:

A competitive remuneration package which includes basic salary, generous house allowance, medical cover as per University Scheme will be provided.
For teaching positions above Tutorial Fellow, employment will be on permanent and pensionable
terms.
Tutorial Fellows are employed on one (1) year renewable contract, to a maximum of three (3) years.
The applicants should provide full details of educational and professional qualification, work
experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address

 

Copies of certificates and testimonials should also be enclosed giving the names and addresses of
three (3) referees who are conversant with the applicant’s competence in area of specialization.

Applicants should write directly to:

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration&amp; Finance)

Kenyatta University
P. O. BOX 43844 – 00100
NAIROBI

Applications should be received not later than,

29th May 2023

For details related to job specification and general requirements, kindly visit our website:

www.ku.ac.ke

*Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic

disqualification.

*Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.
*Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


KENYATTA UNIVERSITY

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN A FAST GROWING INSTITUTION 

Kenyatta University seeks to recruit competent and dedicated applicants to fill up the following positions:

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN A FAST GROWING INSTITUTION

Research Intervention Supervisor Position - Tharaka Nithi Creche RCT

Kenyatta University and the Economics Growth Center at Yale University wishes to invite applications from suitably qualified candidates with outstanding academics/Professional qualifications and relevant experience for a Research Intervention Supervisor Position - Tharaka Nithi Creche RCT

The role would be responsible for leading the coordination of an Early childhood Development Curriculum targeted at 3 and 4 years old. The Intervention Supervisor will work in collaboration with Child psychologists, local stakeholders from Tharaka Nithi County and researchers from Kenyatta University, Yale University, Bangor University and University of the West Indies.

 >>>>VIEW MORE DETAILS ON ROLE, KEY RESPONCIBILITIES and REQUIREMENTS HERE<<<<<

Terms of Service:
This is a one (1) Term 30months (2 and 1/2 years) non renewable Contract

Commencement date: As Soon as possible.


Applicants should submit certificates and testimonials by sending your resume and a statement of interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "TNC Creche RCT - Intervention Supervisor position [Last Name, First Name]" in the subject line.

To be received not Later Than
23rd May 2023

Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only successful candidates will be contacted.


INTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT

Kenyatta University Council wishes to invite applications from staff who are suitably qualified with outstanding academic/Professional qualifications and relevant experience for the following positions:

  1. INTERNAL AUDITOR I - GRADE 12

Main Duties and Responsibilities;

While reporting to the Chief Internal Auditor main duties will include;

  • Implementation of the Annual Audit Work Plan in the University
  • Assist in the Development of the Annual Work Plans for the University
  • Develop and Execute Audit Programs.
  • Carry out special audit investigations as may be required from time to time
  • Preparation of timely audit reports to management for informed decision making
  • Professional development of Junior audit staff in the University
  • Follow up on the implementation of audit recommendations after conclusion of audit exercises
  • Perform any other duties as assigned from time to time

Key Qualifications & Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration or other related areas from a recognized university
  • Bachelor degree in a Business Administration or its equivalent from a recognized university
  • CPA (K) or equivalent qualification
  • At least five (5) years working experience as an Internal auditor or Accountant II .
  • Computer Literate

 

  1. INFORMATION SYSTEMS AUDITOR - GRADE 11

Main Duties and Responsibilities;

While reporting to the Chief Internal Auditor

  • Responsible for planning, coordinating and conducting of IT Audits in the University
  • Assist audit team in the extraction and analysis of data using data analytics tools and CAATs .
  • In collaboration with other auditors , conduct operational compliance , financial and investigative IT audits as assigned by relevant authority
  • Assist in the Development of the Annual Work Plans for the University
  • Assist in training of other audit staff on use of computer assisted audit techniques 
  • Perform any other duties as assigned from time to time

Key Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in a Computer Science or related field from a recognized university
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) OR Certified Internal Auditor(CIA)
  • At least three (3) years relevant work experience as an Information Systems Auditor or its equivalent.
  • CPA (K) or equivalent qualification will be an added advantage
  • Computer Literate

 

  1. CARETAKER - GRADE III/IV

Key Qualifications & Experience:

  • KCSE Grade D (Plain ) or equivalent
  • Clean discharge certificate from Discipline Forces or Security firm
  • At least three (3) years relevant work experience

TERMS OF SERVICE:

A competitive remuneration package which includes basic salary, generous house allowance, and medical cover as per University Scheme will be provided.

Applicants should submit certificates and testimonials by writing directly to

Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration & Finance)

Kenyatta University

P.O. BOX 43844 – 00100

NAIROBI

 

To be received not later than, 22nd May 2023

Kenyatta University is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Women and Persons with Disability are encouraged to apply.

Only successful candidates will be contacted

 

PROF. GODFREY MSE

DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR (ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE)

Cc.                   Vice Chancellor

                        Deputy Vice Chancellors

 

 

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