Nguzo Africa empowers, connects and advocates for transformative governance and sustainable development for the prosperity of current and future generations. Nguzo Africa in partnership with Uraia Trust is implementing “Rooting Democracy in Kenya through an Informed Citizenry” – Phase Two in Narok County. United for Narok project seeks to promote citizen participation, engagement and oversight in Narok county governance processes.
To realize the project results, we are recruiting Civic Educators in the following wards: 1) Narok Town, 2) Kilgoris Central,3)Ololmasani, 4)Nkareta, 5)Shankoe, 6) Ilkerin, 7)Melelo, 8)Keyian, 9)Kapsasian, 10)Sogoo, 11)Mogondo, 12)Mara, 13)Ilmotiok. We are seeking to recruit honest, hardworking and patriotic citizens ready to work in the above wards.
The minimum requirements for a civic educator are as follows:
i.Education Level: minimum grade C (plain) at KCSE.
ii.Should be an indigenous/resident of the ward under which s/he applies for. I.e. resides in the ward, understands local language, geographical locations, community diversity etc.
iii.Should meet the leadership and integrity requirements as per article 10 & 232 of the Constitution of Kenya (2010) including organizational values.
iv.Basic knowledge on the Constitution of Kenya (2010) and democracy and governance context in Kenya.
v.Should have experience in community mobilization, organizing and facilitation skills.
vi.Not employed by other organization/institution as a full-time employee.
vii.Should not be an official of a political party currently.
viii.Should be available to undertake this work and to travel within the ward as required.
ix.Should have at least 2 years’ experience in working on governance, democracy and human rights field (civic/voter educator with another CBOs/CSOs/IEBC, etc).
x.Prior experience in governance, democracy and civic education work.
How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit an application letter, Curriculum Vitae and fill the application form attached in attached application form and send to:
The Executive Director, Nguzo Africa,
Deadline for application is 20th October 2019 not later than 5.00 Pm. Late and incomplete applications will be automatically rejected. All applications must be done using the above email. Applications in hard copies will be rejected. State clearly the Ward you are applying by writing the email subject as follows:
Only successive candidates will be contacted. Nguzo Africa is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing is prohibited. Women, Youth and People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.