Kenya Institute of Mass Communication (KIMC) is the oldest Middle Level media training
Institution in Kenya established in 1961. It is currently a State Corporation established through Legal Notice No.197 of 2011(amended). The Institute offers training at Post Graduate, Diploma and Certificate levels in Communication and Cinematic Arts.
I. PRINCIPAL LECTURER II, KIMC 10 - REF NO. KIMC/PL/1/2018 1 POST
(a) Job Descriptions
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:
a) lecturing specific subjects in areas of specialization in accordance with the syllabus;
b) developing, reviewing and preparing training courses, programmes and schemes of work;
c) assessing students’ performance and preparing reports;
d) conducting research and providing consultancy work; and
e) Conducting seminars/workshops or symposia and coordinate courses.
(b) Job Specifications
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: -
a) Served in the grade of Senior Lecturer or in a comparable position in the Public Service for a minimum period of three (3) years;
b) Bachelors degree in any of the following disciplines: Mass Communication, Communications Studies, Broadcast Production (Film, Television or Radio), Media Studies, Information Science, Arts or Education (Linguistics, Kiswahili, Literature), Sociology/Philosophy, Economics or Business Studies, Theatre Arts/Performing Arts, Music, Electrical/Electronic or Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Science or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;
Bachelors degree in Social Sciences with a Postgraduate Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Mass Communication, Communications Studies, Film Production, Television Production, Radio Production, Information Science, Computer Science, Photo Journalism, Broadcast Journalism, Journalism, Fine Art/ Art and Design, Drama, Theatre Arts, Performing Arts; Music or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution.
c) Masters degree in any of the following disciplines: Mass Communication, Communications Studies, International Development, Economics, Broadcast Production (Film, Television or Radio), Media Studies, Information Science, Arts or Education (Linguistics, Kiswahili, Literature), Sociology/Philosophy, Theatre Arts/Performing Arts, Music, Electrical/Electronic or Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Science or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution.
d) Certificate in Training of Trainers (TOT) course lasting not less than six (6) months in a recognized Institutions;
e) Attended a Senior Management Course lasting not less than three (3) weeks from a recognized Institution;
f) Certificate in computer application skills; and
g) Shown merit, integrity and ability as reflected in work performance and results
In addition, candidates must adhere to the provisions of Chapter VI on Leadership and integrity, as enshrined in the Constitution of Kenya 2010. Interested candidates must submit Certificates of Compliance from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission (EACC), Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), and Credit Reference Bureau (CRB); and provide Certificate of Good Conduct from the Criminal Investigations Department (CID).
Terms of Service
The successful candidate will be on Permanent and Pensionable terms of service. The Salary for this position will range from Kshs.66, 381/= to 102,872/= excluding allowances.
For more details visit www.kimc.ac.ke
How to Apply
Candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their applications quoting job reference number accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae; copies of Academic and Professional Certificates, National Identity Card, Transcripts and Testimonials; Daytime Contacts; Full Names and Contacts of three (3) referees to:
The Director/ CEO
Kenya Institute of Mass Communication
Uholo Road, (South B), Nairobi
Off Mombasa Road
P.O. Box 42422 – 00100
So as to reach him not later than 23rd February, 2018.