Welcome to the G-United Cohort 4 Recruitment and Selection Platform. We are excited to have you start the G-United application process. Kindly fill in the details below and ensure that you verify the information given before sending your complete application because you will only be allowed to make ONE submission. Filling out this form requires internet connectivity and should take about 15 minutes to complete.
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SECTION ONE: Applicant's Personal Details

 
First Name *

 
Middle Name

 
Last Name *

 
National ID Number *

Please ensure that this is an 8 digit number
 
Confirm your National ID Number *

Please ensure that this is an 8 digit number and that the national ID number entered above and here are exactly the same.
 
Gender *


 
How old are you? *


 
Date of Birth *

 
What's your nationality? *


 
What is your primary mobile phone number? *

Please ensure this is a 10-digit number, starting with 07xxxxxxxx
 
Confirm the primary mobile phone number indicated previously *

Please ensure that the number entered above and here are exactly the same. This is a 10-digit number, starting with 07xxxxxxxx
 
Do you have an alternative phone number on which you can be reached? *

     
 
Which alternative mobile phone number can we use to contact you on? *

Please ensure this is a 10-digit number
 
Do you have an alternative email with which you can be reached? *

     
 
Which is your most preferred mode of contact? *


 
Full Name of your Parent/Guardian? *

 
Parent/Guardian mobile phone number? *

This has to be a 10-digit number, starting with 07xxxxxxxx
 
How did you learn about the G-United national volunteer programme? *


 
Have you completed your University studies? *

     
 
When did you complete your studies? *

*If you don't remember the exact date, you can select '01' for DD (Day) and enter the correct MM (month) and YYYY (year)
 
What level of study did you complete? *


 
In which Faculty/Department were you? *


 
Specifically, which course did you complete? *

(e.g Law, Interior Design, International Relations, etc...)
 
Have you previously volunteered with G-United? *

     
 
Which Cohort was this? *


 
SECTION TWO: Motivation

This section is to understand your motivation for applying to join G-United. Take time to reflect on the questions and respond honestly; the answers in this section would not directly affect your chances of becoming a volunteer.
 
Are you passionate about improving the education outcomes of millions of Kenyan children? *

     
 
Is improving your self-management skills of interest to you? *

     
 
Is improving your communication skills of interest to you? *

     
 
Is improving your people management skills of interest to you? *

     
 
Is improving your project management skills of interest to you? *

     
 
Are you willing to live with a host family away from your own County of Birth or Residence? *

     
 
Are you willing to commit to an uninterrupted volunteering period of at least 6 months? *

     
 
Are you agreeable with a non-negotiable stipend of KES 6,000 per month? *

     
 
Are you aware that G-United DOES NOT guarantee you employment either during or following your volunteering period? *

     
 
What is your primary motivation to volunteer with G-United? *


 
On a scale of 0 to 5, where 0 is 'Least Important' and 5 is 'Most Important', rate the following in the order of importance to you, if given the chance to volunteer with G-United...

 
Professional Development *

 
Enjoying the Experience *

 
Experiencing life in a new county in Kenya *

 
Building my CV *

 
Receiving a monthly stipend *

 
Gaining work experience *

 
SECTION THREE: Applicant's Health

Use this section to highlight any condition that may require special attention. This information will help us plan for any assitance you may need during your volunteering.
 
Do you have any condition that could affect your ability to perform the necessary tasks of a volunteer? *

     
 
Please check all that apply *


 
Do you have any disability which may need special attention? *

     
 
Exactly what kind of assistance would you need? *

 
You're almost finished... Just 2 more sections to go!

 
SECTION FOUR: Experience

 
Are you employed? *

     
 
What is the nature of your employment? *


 
Do you have any history of working with the community or in volunteering? *

     
 
With whom/or what kind of volunteering have you participated in previously? Check all that apply *


 
Have you ever been convicted for any criminal offence? *

     
 
Please detail the offense further and what the outcome was...

 
How comfortable are you living and working with children in rural setups?


 
SECTION FIVE: Aptitude Test

Review the following situations and give the most suitable answers to the best of your abilities
 
Upon completion of the volunteer process, you manage to secure for yourself a position as a cashier at a local bank. You are working on a very busy, end-of-the-month Saturday afternoon. Suddenly, your supervisor approaches you and tells you that the cheque banking system is down and that it will take 30 minutes for the solution provider to fix the problem. There is a very long queue of customers waiting in line. *

Instructions: Review the following responses A to D and indicate which one you believe to be the best response, or the decision you would be “most likely to make”?

 
On completing your residential training, you will be deployed in teams of 2 to serve in a primary school. Team work is therefore important. You notice that your co-volunteer has suddenly lost interest, is no longer supporting struggling readers and is planning to take up a job in the host community. *

Instructions: Review the following responses A to C and indicate which one you believe to the best response to the decision you would be “most likely to make”

 
One of your roles as a volunteer will be to act as a mentor to the pupils with the aim of promoting education in the community. In your host community, you notice that many young girls of school age usually drop out of school during the holidays. You strongly feel that you could reverse this trend. *

Instructions: Review the following responses A to C and indicate which one you believe to be the best response, or the decision you would be “most likely to make”

Congratulations!
You've successfully completed your application to join
Kenya's national volunteer programme.
The G-United Recruitment & Selection team will review this entry and you should get a response within 14 days.

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