The Teachers Service commission, TSC, will promote 1,000 primary school teachers and post them to secondary schools. This will be good news to the teachers who have attained higher qualifications but still plying their trade at primary level. The teachers will be promoted during this year’s recruitment in August.
Eligible candidates should meet the following basic requirements:
i) Be Kenyan Citizens;
ii) PI Certificate;
iii) Bachelor’s Degree in Education with 2 teaching subjects;
iv) Must have minimum mean grade C+ (Plus) at Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or its equivalent and minimum C+ (Plus) in the two teaching subjects.
v) Must be employees of the Teachers Service Commission (TSC).
According to the Commission, :Interested candidates under this category are required to submit their application to the Secretary Teachers Service Commission through online platform http//www.teachersonline.tsc.go.ke not later than 30th August, 2019.’
Successful candidates under this category shall be appointed at T-Scale 7 (Grade C2) and posted to secondary schools where vacancies exist.
This means secondary schools will get 5000 new teachers to reduce the biting staff deficiencies occasioned by influx from the 100% transition drive.