General Requirements and Personal Attributes
Besides the job specific requirements, all interested applicants must have the following individual qualities:
Organizational, managerial and administrative skills.
Positive working attitude and ability to give and take instructions.
Ability to work with minimum supervision.
Creativity and innovativeness.
Professionalism and integrity.
Interpersonal skills including being a team player.
Effective communication skills.
Effective Oral/Written Communication skills.
Target setting; Administration skills; Team leadership; and
Job Specific Requirements
KNP/2022/6: Counsellors (2 posts)
Terms of service: KNP/7 (Permanent)
Salary Scale:KShs 38,270 × 1,470 – 39,740 × 1,520 – 41,260 × 1,710 – 42,970 × 1,920 – 44,890 × 2000 – 46,890 × 2,110 – 49,000 × 2,170 – 51,170 p.m.
House Allowance: As applicable in Nairobi County
a) Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: –
Conducting client intake, individual and group sessions.
Keeping appropriate records; and
Performing any other related duties as may be assigned.
b) Requirements for Appointment
For requirements to this appointment an officer must have: –
Bachelor’s Degree in Counselling or a Bachelors Degree in any of the Social Sciences
with a Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling from a recognized institution
Higher Diploma in Psychological Counseling with a minimum of 4 years
Psychological Debriefing Course lasting not less than one week.
Demonstrated experience in working with the youths and Youth Groups in Behavioral Change Advocacy will be an added advantage.
Demonstrated Proficiency in computer use and applications.
Registration with the a professional body.
The details of the posts and applications procedures can be accessed from the website,
www.kabetepoly.ac.ke . Interested qualified persons are requested to download the fillable PDF
application forms, fill and submit via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and also copy to
email@example.com so as to reach the undersigned on or before Monday August 29th, 2022
No hard copies of the applications will be processed.
Kabete National Polytechnic is an equal opportunity employer. Youth, Women and Persons
Living with Disability (PWD) or from marginalized groups or minority communities are encouraged