Membership

SEP is a professional body. It recruits its members from the following professions:

  • Special Education Teachers
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Psychologists
  • Learning Specialists

If you are one of the above professionals and you are interested in joining our organisation, find out below which membership you can apply for.

Type of membershipRequirementsWhat we expectWhat you can expect
Full Membership min. 3 years of course in one of the professions
min. 2 years experience in paediatrics
Attend monthly meetings
Align with SEP ethics
Attend an induction workshop
Volunteering to low income communities
Active participation in SEP activities
Professional competence
Have a growth mindset
Training
Ksh. 1,000 membership fee
Professional development
Multidisciplinary teamwork
Support platform  
Intern Membership Recently graduated from college or university in one of the professionsAttend the 2-week transdisciplinary training
Volunteer in SEP projects min. 6 and max. 12 months
Attend the monthly meetings
Have a growth mindset  
Professional development
Practical experience
Multidisciplinary teamwork
Mentorship
ToT training during second year of internship
Graduate to full membership after 2 years
Associate Membership Degree or diploma in the field of education (less than 3 years)Attend the 2-week transdisciplinary training
Attend the monthly meetings
Attend SEP activities
Have a growth mindset
Ksh. 1,000 membership fee  
Professional development
Practical experience
Multidisciplinary teamwork
Mentorship
To graduate to full member ONLY after additional courses  
Affiliate Membership Other professional profile in the field of education or healthAttend at least 3 meetings per year
Share knowledge
Enable access to innovative health, education and rehabilitative insights
Ksh. 1,000 membership fee  
Multidisciplinary teamwork
Platform to share and form partnerships with SEP members  

If you want to become a member, please…

  1. Ensure your professional profile matches the admission standards mentioned above.
  2. Download and fill out the SEP membership application form and send to sep_professionals@yahoo.com.
  3. Attach your identification card, professional certificate(s), and CV.
  4. You will receive acknowledgment of receipt.
  5. You will be invited for an in-take interview: for intern members and associates usually in September-October, for full members and affiliate members on appointment.

Kindly contact the SEP office on Tel. 0733267869 or via email at sep_professionals@yahoo.com for further inquiries.