The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) will be conducting training for teachers to prepare them to become examiners for Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) and Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations
The training will take place between 18th and 24th September, 2022.The venue for training will be communicated to the qualified applicants at a later date.
The training exercise will be residential at a fee of kshs. 10,500. The shortlisted applicants will be notified on how to make the payment.
The Successful trainees will be incorporated into KNEC examiners’ database. They will thereafter be engaged based on the needs using the criteria on recruitment of examiners Teachers who are already trained as examiners and are in the KNEC database of examiners need not to apply for the training.
Applications are therefore invited from interested and qualified teachers as follows:
1.0 KCPE EXAMINATION
Primary school teachers to train as KCPE examiners in the following papers:
- English Composition 901/1
- Kiswahili Insha 902/1
Secondary school teachers to train as KCSE examiners in the following:
- History and Government 311/1&2
- Geography 312/1&2
- Christian Religious Education 313/1&2
- Islamic Religious Education 314/1&2
- Agriculture 443/1&2
- Home Science 441/1&2
- COmputer Studies 451/1
- Biology 231/1/2/3
3.0 CRITERIA FOR TRAINING AS AN EXAMINER
General requirements for all the trainee examiners
Must be a practising teacher in the relevant subject areas at the level of examination
Must be registered and/or employed by the Teachers Service commission
Have a minimum qualification of P1 or KCPE examination with a minimum of a C (plain)
Must have a Diploma in Education and above
Have a minimum teaching experience of three 3 years
Must NOT be on interdiction or any other form of disciplinany action from the TSC
Must be recommended by his/her head of institution
Must be 50years of age and below.
Applications should reach KNEC on or before 31 August, 2022.
4.0 APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applications must be made within the stipulated timelines. KNEC will not consider applications that are made after the set deadlines.
To apply for the advertised KNEC examiners’ training vacancies, follow the steps below: