Friday, September 26, 2014

Daystar University Assistant Sports and Recreation Officer Vacancy in Nairobi

Daystar University is a chartered interdenominational and evangelical Christian University. 

Its mission is the development of Christian Servant Leaders for the expansion of God’s kingdom in Africa and the world. 

We invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following position. 

Applicants to this position must be committed Christians, who show evidence of involvement in their local churches.

Assistant Sports and Recreation Officer


  • Bachelors degree (Bed, Physical Education),
  • 3 years demonstrable experience of experiential programs, group dynamics, expeditions and various challenge courses in Kenya.
  • Outdoor Education, Adventure and Leadership Training
  • Certification in Outdoor activities facilitation
  • Certification in Outdoor equipment and facility maintenance and construction
  • Diagnostic and analytical skills
  • Ability to initiate and develop adventure and community service strategic plans and programs
  • Ability to facilitate, train, and support others
  • Financial planning and management skills
  • Ability to communicate, listen, reflect, and advocate
  • Good report writing skills
  • Self starter and self motivator
  • Computer literacy


  • Work closely with the Sports & Recreation Officer in guiding the day-to-day operations of Doulos: Leaders in Service program
  • Guide the Doulos: Leaders in Service unit in utilizing and maintaining Freedom Base Experiential Education Center
  • Advice relevant officials of the university on all matters relating to organizational development, strategic planning, program management, implementation strategies,
  • Recruit and train new students into the Doulos program
  • Encourage staff and students to adapt, maintain and sustain integral/fundamental service delivery systems to successful implementation of service programs
  • Mobilizing student participation in Sports and Recreational activities & ensuring excellence in performance for competing teams
  • Ensure smooth running of the stores in the recreation centre.

How to Apply

Those interested in these challenging and rewarding positions should submit their applications, testimonials and detailed CV with names and contacts of 3 referees to the address below on or before: 3rd October 2014

All applications should be sent by E-mail to: 

Hard copies will not be considered.

Kindly note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.