How To Register for and Apply For Kazi Mtaani Programme via register.kms.go.ke
How To Apply For Kazi Mtaani Programme via register.kms.go.ke
The government has already launched the third phase of kazi mtaani programme. Interested parties have been asked to register on register.kms.go.ke.
While launching the program, the government through Housing and Urban Development Principal Secretary Charles Hinga Mwaura, promised to see to it that a 50-50 gender balance in the program just as it had done with the previous cohorts.
Persons living living with disabilities were also encouraged to apply for the opportunities.
The government further noted that it would undertake a selection process of those who had registered through a set criteria that would consider experience, requirements of projects, availability of projects within an area, vulnerability of application among others.
“The selection committee will include parties such as NGAO, Nyumba Kumi and technical officers from various agencies,” the government noted.
In addition, Charles Hinga, the Principal Secretary in the State Department for Housing and Urban Development, emphasized that the registration process would not come on a first come, first serve basis.
“Kindly note, the registration period will not close today. We have over one million traffic trying to register,” Hinga stated.
“The Kazi Mtaani Registration website is experiencing high traffic. The issue is being addressed to allow the high number of youth in interested in registering to access,” he added.
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The first phase of the programme which was conducted at a cost of Sh742 million and employed 31,689 youths had key activities such as street cleaning, fumigation and disinfection, garbage collection, bush clearance and drainage clearing and unclogging among others.
In the second phase, the programme recruited 280,000 young people from across the country and had a great impact including strengthening the economy, enabling young people to meet their basic needs and contributing to the hygiene of local communities.
In addition, the programme also contributed to school reopening efforts this year by cleaning classrooms and clearing bushes.
Salaries for Kazi Mtaani Programme Per Week
The government, through the Steering Committee of the National Sanitation Program, announced new recruitment of workers and supervisors for the Kazi Mtaani program on Friday, 19 November.
The state housing and urban development department announced that it is recruiting inexperienced, experienced and semi-experienced youth in the third phase of Kazi Matani programme.
Work streams include construction work using appropriate building materials and technologies (ABMT), construction of hostels in selected TVETs, construction work to meet the already stalled economic incentive program market, construction work to remove asbestos roofing in government estates.
Kazi Mtaani Application Deadline And How To Apply
November 20, 2021
Interested parties have been asked to register at register.kms.go.ke from Friday, November 19.
During a press briefing, the government promised to ensure a 50-50 gender balance in the programme, as it had done with previous peers.
People with disabilities were also encouraged to apply for opportunities.
The government announced that it would initiate the selection process of those who had registered through a set criteria that would consider the experience, requirements of the projects, availability of projects within a region, vulnerability of the application among others.
Contrary to early contract that the youths had in the just concluded exercise where they were paid Sh.455 Per paid Translating to Sh. 5000 in two weeks, this new contract will see youths pocket Sh. 8000 in two weeks which a 80% increment from previous stipends.
“The selection committee will consist of NGAO, Nyumba Kumi and technical officers from various agencies,” the government said.
In addition, Charles Hinga, principal secretary of the state’s Department of Housing and Urban Development, stressed that the registration process will not be on a first-come, first-served basis.
The deadline for this Application has been set on 30th, November, 2021.
“Please note, the registration period will not close today. We have over a million traffic trying to register,” Hinga said.
The initiative was launched in July 2020 with the aim of improving sanitation and hygiene in informal settlements as well as helping thousands of youth who have been rendered jobless by the pandemic.
During the two groups, youth received extensive training on life experiences such as setting up a business, HIV/AIDS prevention, mental health and counseling, and basic experiences in masonry and carpentry.