PSC Kenya Extends Deadline for Public Service Internship Programme (PSIP) Application
EXTENSION OF ADVERTISEMENT – RECRUITMENT OF INTERNS FOR GOVERNMENT MINISTRIES, DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES
The Public Service Internship Programme (PSIP) is a Government youth empowerment programme whose main objective is to offer college graduates the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and build skills in order to enhance their chances for employment, networking and entrepreneurship.
The Public Service Commission (PSC) is pleased to announce extension of application period of recruitment of the 8,000 interns (Cohort 6) under PSIP for the Financial Year 2023/2024 for seven (7) days from 17th August, 2023 to 23rd August, 2023.
Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to an internship position, a candidate must:
- Have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university;
- Have graduated not earlier than the year 2017; and
- Be proficient in computer skills.
Internship Duties and responsibilities
Duties include, but not limited to;
i. Completing duties mutually agreed upon and assigned by the supervisors;
ii. Documenting relevant skills acquired in their areas of deployment; and
iii. Actively participating in any relevant mentorship activities and additional responsibilities designed for the programme.
Duration of Internship
Twelve (12) months- Non renewable
The interns will be paid a stipend at a rate as determined by the Government.
On successful completion of the Internship Programme, the interns will be awarded a certificate. Interested and qualified graduates are requested to make their applications through the Commission’s job portal accessible through www.publicservice.go.ke or www.psckjobs.go.ke by 23rd August, 2023.