Teachers Service Commission , TSC is set to promote 26,000 teachers in diverse categories. Most of the teachers will earn promotions as set by TSC.
Teachers Service Commission plans to promote 11, 258 teachers on common cadre in the current 2022/2023 financial Year (F/Y) which is ending June 30, 2023.
This is additional to several other cadres that are lined up for upgrade.
This is revealed in the response by the TSC Secretary and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Nancy Macharia to the Departmental Committee on Education.
Macharia had been required to file a report on the controversial teachers’ medical cover, recruitment, promotion and delocalization.
In the document seen by Chipuko Digital, the total number will entail 5,436 primary school teachers who will be promoted from grade B5 (Primary Teacher II) to C1 (Primary Teacher II), a total of 614 teachers from grade C1 to C2, and 5,208 from C2 to C3.
“For the year 2022/2023, the commission, subject to budgetary provision, shall in line with Regulation 74 of (Code of Regulations for Teachers) CORT promote a total of 11,258 teachers in the common cadre promotions,” said Dr. Macharia in the report.
Teachers Service Commission, TSC says that teachers will be moved to new salary scale by june this Year.
However, TSC has issued the categories of teachers to earn promotions which include; common cadre promotions, competitive promotions and Affirmative action in Asal, Hard to Staff Areas.