The Kenya National Examination Council has released payments rates for all personnel who will man this years’ KCSE and KCPE.
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According to the data from KNEC, 1,187,517 candidates sat for Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE).
A total of 751,150 candidates were registered to sit the examinations Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) 2020.
The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam was done between Monday March 22, 2021 and Wednesday March 24, 2021.
The KCSE exams will commence on Friday March 26, 2021. Candidates will sit for the last paper on Wednesday April 21, 2021.
Personnel that were involved in the manning of both KCPE and KCSE 2020 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 Manager||All Regions||500||4||2,000|
Kenya Certificate Of Secondary Education (KCSE)
|Centre Manager||All Regions||500||18||9,000|
|Security Officer||All Regions||620||16||6,720|
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.