The Kenya National Examination Council has released payments rates for all personnel who will man this years’ KCSE and KCPE.
According to the data from KNEC, 1,225,693 candidates sat for Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE).
A total of 831,026 candidates were registered to sit the examinations Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) 2021.
The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam was done between between March 7, 2022, and March 9, 2022The KCSE exams commenced on Friday March 14, 2022. Candidates will sit for the last paper on Wednesday April 1, 2022.
Personnel that were involved in the manning of both KCPE and KCSE 2021 include, Centre managers (Principals and Headteachers), invigilators, supervisor, drivers and security officers.
Primary school head will served as Centre Managers for the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education, KCPE, exams were paid a daily allowance of Sh500; for a total of 4 days (including rehearsal day).
Kenya Certificate Of Primary Education (KCPE)
Contracted Professional Region Per Day (Ksh) Total Days Total Pay
Centre Managers, All Regions, 500 @ 4 days total 2,000
Invigilator, All Regions, 538/= @ 3 days total 1,614
Supervisor, All Regions, 621/= @ 4 days total 2,484
Kenya Certificate Of Secondary Education (KCSE)
Centre Managers, All Regions, 500/=@ 18 days total 9,000
Invigilator Nairobi, Mombasa 580/= 17 days total 9,860
Invigilator Other Regions 460/=@ 17 days total 7,820
Supervisor Nairobi, Mombasa 695/=@ 18 days total 12,510
Supervisor Other Regions 630/= 18 days total 11,340
Security Officer All Regions 620/=@16days total 6,720
Driver All Regions 405/=@ 16days total 6,480
Deputy Principals & Head teachers, Science Teachers
Unfortunately, KNEC failed to factor payment for Deputy Head Teachers and Deputy Principals despite the fact that their presence play vital role during examination period as assistant Centre Managers.
At the same time teachers handling science subjects walked home empty handed.
These teachers are required to prepare and administer practicals during the KCSE examinations.