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  • Posted: Apr 26, 2022
    Deadline: May 10, 2022
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    The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) was set up in 2015 as set out in the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF) act no. 22 of 2014 (and KNQF Regulations, 2018) to help coordinate and harmonize the various levels of education; and to create a database of all qualifications in the country.
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    Principal Registration, Accreditation and Documentation Officer

    Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required:

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

    1. Eight (8) years’ work experience four (4) of which must have been in a supervisory role;
    2. Bachelor’s degree (KNQF Level 7 or equivalent) in Education, Engineering, Architecture or related field from a recognized university in Kenya;
    3. Master’s Degree (KNQF Level 9) in Curriculum development, quality assurance, assessment and examination and higher education from a recognized university in Kenya;
    4. Professional qualification and membership where applicable;
    5. Management course lasting not less four (4) weeks;
    6. Proficiency in computer applications.
    7. Fulfil the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution;

    Skills and Competencies 

    1. Team work and analytical skills;
    2. Public Relations skills;
    3. Good communication and reporting skills;
    4. Interpersonal skills 
    5. Integrity


    Key Duties and Responsibilities;

    1. Initiating the development, monitoring, evaluation, reporting and reviewing of regulations, policies and guidelines on accreditation of qualifications; 
    2. Initiating the development, monitoring, evaluation, reporting and reviewing regulations, policies and guidelines on registration & accreditation qualifications;
    3. Initiating the development of standards, guidelines and tools for qualification accreditation purposes;
    4. Coordinate the maintenance of a national data base of qualification accredited in Kenya;
    5. Advising institutions and individuals on accreditation of institution;
    6. Supervising the planning for and scheduling of site visits to institutions and reporting;
    7. Coordinating technical/full inspections and preparation of reports;
    8. Supervising the administration of self-evaluation by institutions and reporting; 
    9. Recruitment and facilitation for the training of accreditation and registration peer reviewers; 
    10. Maintaining a database of accreditation and registration peer reviewers;
    11. Maintaining linkage and partnerships with other qualifications bodies;
    12. Liaising with education regulatory bodies, curriculum developers, qualifications awarding bodies and other government ministries and agencies;

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