The Placement Service attended the Kisii School Career Day, that was held on May 9, 2016 in Kisii County. The function kicked off at 9:00 am with a presentation from the School Band. The head of the Kisii School Careers Board, Mr George Okoth, proceeded to introduce the guests to the students and teachers who had assembled on the school grounds.
The Principal, Mr Casper Maina Momanyi, then officially opened the forum and welcomed the CEO of the Placement Service to the podium.
Mr John Muraguri, the CEO of the Placement Service, gave a background of the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service . Among other things, he engaged the attentive students on various issues concerning placement such as subject selection and the implications on the clusters and programme choices, clusters of subjects and minimum entry requirements, affirmative action criteria, the online application process, the placement processing and the opportunities for training in TVETs.
The students were also given an opportunity to raise their queries concerning arising marketable opportunities and programmes, transferring from one course to another and from one institution to another among other things.
The forum ended at 1:00 pm.