The government has today, Friday, November 19, commenced the recruitment process for the third phase of the Kazi Mtaani programme.
The third phase of Kazi Mtaani will kick off next month and run to the end of June 2022 across 900 informal settlements within the country.
Interested and eligible kenyans are required to apply through the Kazi Mtaani Management System(KMS) portal.
Speaking while presiding over the official launch of the Registration of kazi mtaani on the kazi mtaani management system(KMS) at Nyansiongo Market Nyamira County Principal Secretary for State Department of Housing and Urban Development, Charles Hinga said the third phase will provide Vocational and technical skills to kenyan youths.
“The focus of the kazi mtaani program will be on providing technical/Vocational skills to youth as well as equiping them to corporatize and form organizations that can take up work through community contracting”.
“The online portal will ensure those interested be registered in a timely, transparent and efficient manner that will be equitable across the board,” said Hinga.
The government developed KMS, a mobile and web-based system, which will register and manage Kazi mtaani beneficiaries across the country.
The application will be used to register, process the data received from the mobile application, as well as generating payments and reports.
“The mobile application will be used to collect workers, clock in and clock out and projects data,” Hinga added.
PS Hinga said the third phase of the programme will also equip the youth with life skills aimed at creating job opportunities as well as to enable them to engage in self-employment in fields such as plumbing, masonry, and carpentry among others
How to Apply
Recruitment for the third phase of Kazi Mtaani will commence on November 19th 2021.
All interested candidates are required to apply through the Kazi Mtaani Management System Portal http://register.kms.go.ke, a web-based system specifically developed by the government to facilitate the registration and management of beneficiaries of the programme.
Requirements for Applicants
- A valid national ID.
- Be a Kenyan citizen of between 18-35 years.
- KCPE or KCSE certificate ( not a must but is an added advantage).
- One must not be benefiting from any national government transfer programme.
- A signed indemnity form providing details of phone number for payment