The Kenya High Commission in London Job Vacancy

POSITION: Two (2) pool drivers- for Mission utility  vehicles


The Pool Section Drivers shall under the direction and control of the Transport Officer in coordination with the Head of Chancery perform the following duties and responsibilities: –

 a) Serve as driver for general movement of staff to various official meetings.

b) Pick Government of Kenya delegation from the airport, to the hotels and meeting venues.

c) Facilitate the movement of Government of Kenya delegation within the United Kingdom as may be assigned by the Transport Officer.

d) Ensure the Education vehicles are maintained to the acceptable UK standards to include timely servicing, MOT among others,

e) Timely report any vehicle defects to the education attaché

f) Ensure the vehicle work tickets are duly authorised and completed.

g) Management and ensure safe custody of the Extra keys for education Section Vehicles. 

h) Management and ensure safe custody of the education section Fuel Cards in close liaison with the education Adviser.

i) Ensure that the pool vehicles clean.

j) Facilitate and transport officers school going children.

k) Perform any other duties as directed by the Head of Mission or any responsible officer.


1) KCSE C- certificate/ Equivalent GCSE certification

2) Valid clean Driving license category B

3) Recommendation for exemplary work performance

4) Two (2) years driving experience in the UK.

5) Versatility and basic knowledge of ICT is an added advantage


This position is for a duration of twenty three (23) months, and the successful applicant(s) will be subject to Kenya High Commission Terms and Conditions of Service, as well as applicable UK laws and regulations.

Applicants should submit letter of application indicating post applied for and attach curriculum vitae, copies of academic and professional certificates, proof of residency and permission to undertake employment in United Kingdom and any other relevant testimonials to:

Kenya High Commission

45 Portland Place,


and send scanned copies to:

Applications should reach the Kenya High Commission on or before 18th December, 2020 latest 12:00pm GMT.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview during, which they will be required to produce original academic and professional certificates, proof of residency and permission to undertake employment in United Kingdom.

Successful candidates are expected to start working by 2nd January, 2021.

Leave a Reply