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  • Posted: Feb 1, 2023
    Deadline: Feb 20, 2023
  • The Commission for University Education was established by an Act of Parliament, Universities Act, No. 42 of 2012 as the successor to the Commission for Higher Education which was established under Universities Act Cap 210B of 1985. This was to address the need to regulate, coordinate and assure quality in university education as a result of growth and expan...
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    Deputy Commission Secretary, Standards and Quality Assurance

    Ref: CUE/01/2022/003

    Duties and responsibilities entail: -

    • Initiating formulation, implementation and review of policies, standards and guidelines for recognition and quality assurance;
    • Overseeing the conduct of regular and impromptu audits for quality assurance;
    • Recognize and equate degrees, diplomas and certificates conferred or awardedby foreign universities and institutions in accordance with the set Standards &Guidelines;
    • Ensuring institutionalization of Internal Quality Assurance in universities
    • Processing of self-assessment reports from Universities;
    • Coordinating the development of criteria and requirements for admission touniversities;
    • Undertaking research on quality audit and recognition in liaison with ResearchDivision;
    • Overseeing co-ordination, evaluation and recommendation of institutions forLicensing of Student Recruitment Agencies;
    • Promoting an institutional culture of quality assurance and self-analysis byencouraging universities to develop strong internal quality assurancemechanism; and
    • Coordinating the preparation and implementation of the division budget, work plans and performance management.

    Person Specifications
    For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: -

    • At least twelve (12) years relevant experience, five (5) years of which should have been at the level of senior management in a comparable institution;
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: - Education, Business Administration, Law, Social Sciences or any other relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
    • Master’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: - Education, Business Administration, Law, Social Sciences or any other relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
    • Leadership course lasting not less than four (4) weeks form a recognized institution;
    • Membership to relevant professional bodies and in good standing;
    • Proficiency in computer applications;
    • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya;

    Method of Application

    Successful candidates (that is, those who have been appointed to the advertised positions) will be required to provide the following documents before the award of offer in compliance with Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010:

    • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI).
    • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).
    • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA).
    • Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
    • Clearance Certificate from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).
    • Qualified and interested candidates should visit CUE website for the detailed job profiles and application procedures.

    Application Procedure

    • Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE through careers portal available on CUE website.
    • Shortlisted candidates will be expected to bring the original certificates for verification during the interview.
    • All applications to reach the Commission on or before 20th February 2023. at 5.00 p.m East African

    For any enquiries please contact the undersigned.
    The Chief Executive Officer/Commission Secretary,
    Commission for University Education,
    Red Hill Road, Off Limuru Road, Gigiri,
    P.O. Box 54999-00200,
    Nairobi, Kenya

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