The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection announced approximately 5,500 job vacancies for Kenyans across 12 counties on Friday, April 7.
According to a notice issued by the government, the short-term enumeration employment would last 21 days and pay Ksh1,000 per day.
“Successful candidates will be paid Ksh1,000 each day based on daily targets mentioned in the appointment letter, payable at the end of the 21-day period.”
“A transport allowance of Ksh500 per day will be granted to support data gathering.” “Airtime will be supplied,” the advertisement stated in part.
According to the government, the enumerators will collect data across the counties.
- Kakamega (971),
- Kajiado (661),
- Meru (436),
- Mombasa (476),
- Homabay (551),
- Nyamira (288),
- Elgeyo Marakwet (287),
- Bungoma (866),
- Nyandarua (323),
- Machakos (481),
- Kirinyaga (178), and
- Migori (50).
The government has further stated that candidates must be a resident of the sub-location and conversant with the local language exception is given to urban centres which are considered metropolitan.
According to the Ministry, applicants must have a minimum Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade of C- (minus).Candidates must also be computer literate.
How to Apply
It was indicated that the application would be done online through the application portal -: www.socialprotection.go.ke.
“Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to appear in person before interview/recruitment panels on scheduled dates, venues and time to be communicated,” read the notice in part.
Suitable and interested candidates were advised to make their applications before the April 24 deadline.