Chief Technical Instructor Jobs Kenya (54-77K)



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.

Responsibilities for the Technical Instructor Job 

The responsibilities of the Chief Technical Instructor shall include and not limited to:-

  • overseeing and instructing in senior classes;
  • undertaking research and related consultancy in technical training;
  • participating in the development of the curriculum and courses and programmes and
  • development of technical training materials; and
  • Coordinating the planning, production and evaluation of training projects and practical.

Job Requirements for the Technical Instructor Job

For appointment to this position, a candidate must have:

  • Served in the grade of Senior Technical Instructor or in a comparable position in the Public Service or Private Sector for a minimum period of three (3) years; Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Television, Radio, Film and Video Production, Film/Video Sound, Film/Video Camera, Film/Video Editing, Film
    Technology, Mass Communication (Radio and/or Television), Studio Technical Operations/Media Technology, Technical Education, Photojournalism, Broadcast Journalism, Journalism, Electrical/Electronic, Telecommunication Engineering, Theatre Arts, Animation, Fine Art, Design or equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;
  • Certificate in Training of Trainers (TOT) course lasting not less than six (6) months from a recognized Institution (holders of Certificate in Education are exempted);
  • Attended Senior Management Course lasting not less than three (3) weeks from a recognized Institution;Certificate in computer application skills ; and
  • Shown merit, integrity and ability as reflected in the 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 fromKenya 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.54,141/= to 77,417/=

How To Apply

Candidates who meet the requirements are invited to send their applications quoting the 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
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 3 rd February 2017.

The Kenya Institute of Mass Communication (KIMC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to implementing affirmative action.In this regard, women, persons with disability and minority with the requisite qualifications are encouraged to apply.Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualifications.