Government Jobs in Kenya - Kisii

Kisii County Government
Public Service Board

The Kisii County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following position:
Members County Policing Authority
Pursuant to section 41 (1) and (2) of The National Police Service Act 2011 and Gazette Notice number 114 dated 9th January 2015, the Kisii County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to serve as members in the County Policing Authority.

The Board therefore, invites applications from the categories listed below:
  1. Business sector
  2. Community based organizations
  3. Persons with special needs
  4. Religious organizations
  5. Women
  6. Youth
Only one Person will be selected from each category.
The applicant shall be eligible for appointment if the person:-
(a) Is a citizen of Kenya,
(b) Satisfies chapter Six of the Constitution, and
(c) Is resident, conducts business, or is employed in Kisii County for a continuous period of three years.
Members appointed shall serve for a term of two years and shall be eligible for re-appointment for one further term.
The functions of the Authority shall be to;
(a) Develop proposals on priorities, objectives and targets for police performance in the County;
(b) Monitor trends and patterns of crime in the County including those with a specific impact on women and children;
(c) Promote community policing initiatives in the County;
(d) Monitor progress and achievement of set targets;
(e) Provide financial oversight of the budget of the County police;
(f) Provide feedback on performance of the police service at the County level County police;
(g) Provide a platform through which the public participate on all aspects to do with county policy and the national police service at County level;
(h) Facilitate public participation on County policing policy;
(i) Ensure policing accountability to the public;
(j) Receive reports from Community Policing Forums and Committees; and
(k) Ensure compliance with the national policing standards.
Requirements for appointment
A person shall not be qualified for appointment as a member of the authority, if that person;
(a) Is an un-discharged bankrupt;
(b) Has been removed from office for contravening the Constitution or any law;
(c) Is not a citizen of Kenya; or
(d) Has in the conduct of his or her affairs not met any statutory obligation.
Every application shall be accompanied by a copy of National ID card, a detailed CV and copies of all relevant certificates and testimonials and should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left side the category or specific area the Applicant is applying for, and be addressed to;-
The Secretary,
Kisii County public Service Board,
Kisii County
P. O. Box 1848-40200, 
Kisii, Kenya
Or Through email as follows:

Hand delivered applications should be handed over at the Kisii Public Service Board offices situated at Mwalimu House, 3rd Floor.

All applications should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 6th March, 2015 at 5.00 p.m.

Important information to all candidates

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Kisii County is an equal opportunity employer