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DEPUTY DIRECTOR ALIGNMENT AND VALIDATION | KNQA/NO. 4/2022

Minimum Qualifications: Masters Degree

Job Term: Contract

Position Level: KNQA GRADE 3

Remuneration: Ksh 115,599 - Ksh 187,767 pm

Number of positions:1

Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required:

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have: -

  • Ten (10) relevant work experience eight (8) of which must have been in management;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Education, Economics, Architecture, Engineering, statistics, Social Sciences, Science or related field from a recognized university in Kenya;
  • Master’s Degree in Curriculum development, quality assurance, assessment and examination, Economics, Statistics, Project Management, Sciences, Social Science, Higher education, Comparative Education or related field from a recognized university in Kenya;
  • Doctorate in Curriculum development, quality assurance, assessment and examination, Economics, Statistics, Project Management, Sciences, Social Science, Higher education, Comparative Education or related field from a recognized university in Kenya is an added advantage;
  • Professional qualification and membership where applicable;
  • Management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks;
  • Proficiency in computer applications.

Skills and competencies

  • Analytical skills;
  • Creative and innovative thinking;
  • Resources mobilization;
  • Interpersonal skills;
  • Leadership skills;
  • Negotiation skills;
  • Networking and building linkages;
  • Conversant with PFM Act

Responsibilities:

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing a system for assessment of national qualifications;
  • Providing for the alignment of attainment or competencies including skills, knowledge, attitudes and values;
  • Conducting research on equalization of qualifications;
  • Establishing standards for harmonization and alignment of national and foreign qualifications;
  • Providing pathways that support the development and maintenance of flexible access to qualifications;
  • Promoting the alignment of national qualifications internationally;
  • Monitoring, evaluating, reporting and reviewing regulations, policies, guidelines and tools on alignment and validation;
  • Overseeing the validation and alignment of qualifications and prior learning;
  • Recruiting and facilitating the training of validation and alignment peer reviewers;
  • Maintaining linkage and partnerships stakeholders;
  • Liaising with education regulatory bodies, curriculum developers, qualifications awarding bodies and other government ministries and agencies developing, monitoring, evaluating, reporting and reviewing standards for KNQF,  
  • Guiding, advising and appraising officers under their supervision;

How to submit an application

  • Create an account on https://recruitment.knqa.go.ke
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  • Click on vacancies tab
  • On the jobs list, click on view details to access the details of a particular job
  • At the bottom section of the job's detail, click on Apply to submit your application

Job Details

Level : Executive level
Industry : Government Institution
Salary : Ksh 150,000 - 200,000
Experience : 10 Years
Applications : 0
Locality : Nairobi, Kenya
Eligibility : Masters
Company : The kenya natio...
Posted By The kenya natio... / 04 May 2022

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