21 May 2021

E-Learning Technician (ICT Officer III) at The Kisumu National Polytechnic

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Job Description

Kisumu National Polytechnic is located on the outskirts of Kisumu City, within Kisumu County, about 3 km east of the city centre and about 342 kilometers from Nairobi, Kenyas capital city. Kisumu City stands at the centre of the Great Lakes Region and is fast emerging as a hub for the East Africa Economic Union. It is also emerging as an academic city with a range of newly established and flourishing colleges and universities.

The holder of this position will be responsible for design and implementation of eLearning opportunities for Kisumu National Polytechnic. S/he will be responsible for providing technical expertise to assist trainers and trainees in the area of developing new e-learning courses and revising e-learning courses

Duties and Responsibilities

An Officer in this position shall perform duties and responsibilities such as

  • Gather information and course elements from Heads of Department
  • Support the deployment of learning programs including uploading and updating courseware and curricular, training assignments, learner notification text and rules in LMS.
  • Utilize knowledge of LMS capabilities to recommend delivery strategies that yield a rich, meaningful, and dynamic end-user experience.
  • Utilize LMS reporting capabilities and developing custom reports to assist with planning and managing the Polytechnic’s training and development initiatives.
  • Ensure that participants are registered for training courses
  • Coordinate and conduct the webinars using approved platforms programs and upload recordings into LMS.
  • Lend expertise in the technical aspects of eLearning to all departments as requested.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Chief Principal

Requirements for Appointment.

  1. Bachelor’s degree in any of the following fields: Computer Science, ICT or equivalent
  2. At least 3 years’ experience with eLearning Management System as a developer or administrator.
  3. Experience with HTML and audio and video editing software will be an added advantage.
  4. Ability to work effectively and collegially with all staff, especially with IT, Communications, and Marketing.
  5. Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Chief Principal

Method of Application

Each application shall be accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae, Copies of Relevant Academic and Professional Certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, Testimonials, and other relevant supporting documents.

Applicants should submit five (5) hard copies of their applications which should clearly be marked “Application for the position”.

Applications should be addressed to

The Chief Principal,
The Kisumu National Polytechnic,
P.o.box 143 – 40100

Email [email protected]

NOTE: The INSITUTION is an equal opportunity employer. Women, the marginalized and persons living with disability are encouraged to apply.

Closing Date : 4th June, 2021


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