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Job Vacancies at Bible Translation and Literacy

Job Vacancies at Bible Translation and Literacy.

Job Vacancies at Bible Translation and Literacy

Jobs in Religious, Jobs at Bible Translation and Literacy

Bible Translation & Literacy is a Christian organization that was established in 1981 to facilitate Bible translation and sustainable Literacy and language development programmes among small language groups in Kenya and beyond.

Kabaras Bible Translator

  • The candidates must possess excellent inter-personal and communication skills, strong analytical skills, and must be proactive and able to work under minimum supervision.
  • The Translator shall be responsible for translating Scriptures in the Kabaras Language in a natural, clear, and accurate manner. He/she shall work closely with the Translation Specialists, the Local Church, Local Community and other relevant Stakeholders.


  • A First Degree in Social sciences, Theology, or Biblical Studies is preferred, or a diploma in the same fields with work experience.
  • Minimum C plain in KCSE
  • Introductory Course to Translation Principles (ICTP) certificate will be an added advantage
  • Excellent speaker of Kabaras language
  • Good Computer Skills
  • Valid license and ability to ride a motorcycle will be an added advantage
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines
  • A team player who is honest and of high integrity and respect within the community

Language Development Assistant

  • The candidate should possess excellent inter-personal and communication skills, strong analytical skills, be proactive and ability to work with minimum supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Linguistic Coordinator to develop the respective language.
  • Mobilize the community and create awareness about the work of Bible translation and language Development,
  • The Language Development Assistant will work closely with the respective church and community leaders and other relevant stakeholders in the language development process.


  • Must be a born again Christian with a good Christian standing.
  • A bachelor’s degree in linguistics is preferred, but also a bachelor’s degree in education specializing in English and literature or Kiswahili, or a bachelor’s degree in mathematics or related field will be considered.
  • Mastery of the respective language.
  • Excellent analytical skills especially in linguistics.
  • Good research skills.
  • Excellent report writing and computer skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team.

Apply now

Applications with a detailed CV, copies of certificates, and three referees (Professional, Social, and Church), Office and mobile telephone contacts for both applicant and referees be emailed (preferred) or sent to the address below by Sunday, 14th January 2024.

Human Resources Manager
Bible Translation and Literacy,
P.O Box 44456 – 00100


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