Council of Legal Education Director, Examinations Jobs in Kenya

Council of Legal Education Director, Examinations Jobs in Kenya


Job Details

  • The Council of Governors is composed of the Governors of the forty-seven counties and its main functions are the promotion of visionary leadership; sharing of best practices and; offer a collective voice on policy issues; promote inter - county consultations; encourage and initiate information sharing on the performance of County Governments with regard to the execution of their functions; collective consultation on matters of interest to County Governments.

    Overall Purpose of the Job

  • Reporting to the Secretary/CEO, under direction and supervision of the Secretary/Chief Executive Office, the Director, Examinations shall be responsible for developing a sound and sustainable framework for the supervision, conduct and administration of credible and reliable Bar examination.

  • Institutionalize the curriculum for the Advocates Training Programme (ATP); Coordinate the verification and scrutiny of records for purposes of clearance of Bar candidates for gazettement and admission to the Roll of Advocates. .

    Responsibilities

  • Develop the framework for the management of the examination process, test administration and certification;

  • Develop and implement Bar Examination regulations;

  • Coordinate the verification and scrutiny of records for purposes of clearance of Bar candidates for gazettement and admission to the Roll of Advocates;

  • Verify and approve all applications for registration for the Bar examination;

  • Establish a system of collaboration with licensed legal education providers on examination administration;

  • Implement a sound examination registration process;

  • Oversee implementation of Bar Examination appeal process;

  • Recommend the recruitment of examination setters, moderators and markers and define their roles;

  • Guarantee security for examination material, including draft examination questions, examination papers, and marked scripts;

  • Promote the integrity of the examination process;

  • Implement and periodically review the implementation
    of ISO procedures.

    Key Personal Attributes / functional Skills Requirements

  • Be honest, trustworthy and possess a high degree of personal integrity and professionalism;

  • Be results-oriented and willing to multitask and meet strict deadlines;

  • Have an excellent understanding of the current trends in Legal Education and training;

  • Must have intimate knowledge of regulatory framework and supervision of Legal Education in Kenya;

  • Demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with varied stakeholders;

  • Have strategic leadership skills;

  • Be customer centric and resourceful in problem solving;

  • Demonstrate organizational, Communication skill and Public Relations

  • Firm, fair and transparent management style.

    Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law or Education from a recognized institution

  • Master’s Degree in Law, Education, or relevant field from a recognized institution;

  • A Ph.D. in a relevant area will be an added advantage;

  • Minimum (ten) 10 years relevant working experience, five (5) of which should have been in the management level;

  • Experience in examination administration and test development; and

  • Be of the highest ethical standards, integrity, and professionalism and comply with the requirements of Chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Council of Legal Education Director, Examinations Jobs in Kenya


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