Trans Nzoia County - County Director (Early Childhood Development Education) Jobs in Kenya

Trans Nzoia County - County Director (Early Childhood Development Education) Jobs in Kenya


  • The Director Early Childhood Development Education will be responsible to the Chief Officer In-charge of Education and ICT for all technical and administrative programmes, projects and activities in the directorate.

    Specific duties and responsibilities will entail:

  • Coordinating initiation, formulation and implementation of policies on Early Childhood Development Education;

  • Overseeing assessment of upcoming Early Childhood Development Education Centers’ capacity of registration as learning institutions and examination centers;

  • Strengthening strategic partnerships and collaborations among stakeholders on revitalization, rehabilitation and promotion of Early Childhood Development Education;

  • Ensuring resources are mobilized to support Early Childhood Development Education;

  • Coordinating management and disbursement of Early Childhood Development Education tuition schemes and grants;

  • Overseeing development and integration of information communication technology in Early Childhood Development Education, supporting innovative initiatives in Early Childhood Development Education Centres;

  • Undertaking research and consultancy on issues of Early Childhood Development Education; initiating and facilitating development and
    management of Early Childhood Development Education information systems;

  • Building capacity in Early Childhood Development Education Centres by conducting regular human resource planning;

  • Coordinating the establishment of functional Boards to manage Early Childhood Development Education;

  • In addition; the County Director, Early Childhood Development Education will be responsible for: advising on proper management of Early Childhood Development Education Centres; coordinating the implementation of the departmental strategic plan, performance contracting and annual work plans; monitoring performance management; undertaking to budget; ensuring the promotion of operational accountability, and supervising and developing staff.

    Requirement for appointment

    For the appointment of this grade, an officer must have:

  • Served in the grade of Senior Assistant Director Early Childhood Development Education for a minimum period of three (3) years or
    in a comparable position in a public or private institution;

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Early Childhood Development Education, Education or Technical Education from a recognized institution; OR

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science/Arts with a Post-Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Development Education from a recognized institution;

  • Masters degree in any of the following disciplines: Early Childhood Development Education, Education Psychology, Education Management, Education or Technical Education from a recognized institution;

  • Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Programme lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution;

  • Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution; and

  • Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

  • Have demonstrated organizational ability in an educational institution and be an all-round education leader familiar with the national education system;

  • Be conversant with legal provisions in education, knowledge of curricular development and implementation, knowledge of current trends, policies and developments in the education sector;

  • Have proven ability in improving and maintaining high teaching and learning standards in educational institutions;

  • Satisfy the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Trans Nzoia County - County Director (Early Childhood Development Education) Jobs in Kenya


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