State Department for Correctional Services Kenya Prisons Service - Assistant Commissioner General of Prisons Jobs

State Department for Correctional Services Kenya Prisons Service - Assistant Commissioner General of Prisons Jobs


For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • Served for a minimum period of three (3) years in the grade of Deputy Commissioner of Prisons Job Group Q , ( PG 10)

  • Served in the grade of Assistant Commissioner of Prisons for a minimum period of three (3) years;

  • A Certificate in Senior Officers Management course lasting not less than four (4) Weeks from a recognized institution;

  • Demonstrated professional competence and administrative capability in work performance and results; and

  • Maintained outstanding discipline record

    Duties and responsibilities at this level will include:

  • Implementation decisions on uniformed staff in respect to appointments, annual performance appraisal, postings, promotions, retirements and disciplinary matters;

  • Coordinating training in liaison with Commandant;

  • Ensuring implementation of the Public Service Commission decisions and directives;

  • Representing the department in relevant ministerial committees and boards;

  • Coordinating general security including control of firearms and ammunitions;

  • Guarding dogs, issuing of firearms permits;

  • Coordinating legal and human right issues

  • Receiving and investigating complaints from the public, staff and inmates;

  • Collecting and processing of prisons intelligence and analyzing and disseminating
    intelligence;

  • Organizing and supervising prison industries, farms and accounting for all funds in prison industries and farms.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; State Department for Correctional Services Kenya Prisons Service - Assistant Commissioner General of Prisons Jobs


    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to African Jobs.