New Documents and Qualifications Required By TSC For Employment Of Secondary School Teachers On P&P Terms
Applicants must present original and legible photocopies of the following documents:
i) National identification card;
ii) Certificate of Registration as a teacher;
iii) Evidence of service as a teacher intern (where applicable);
iv) P1 Certificate for Primary school teachers and Diploma/Degree certificate and accompanying transcripts for Secondary school teachers;
v) KCSE certificates or its equivalent (include certificates for attempts if one re-sat exams);
vi) KCPE certificate or its equivalent (include certificates for attempts if one re-sat exams);
vii) Proof of payment for the Statement of confirmation of results by KNEC (where applicable);
viii) Primary and Secondary School leaving certificates and other relevant testimonials;
ix) National Council of Persons with Disability (NCPWD) Card (where applicable);
x) Sworn Affidavit where names appearing on the submitted documents differ;
NB: Provisional transcript(s) shall not be accepted.
In the event of a tie, consideration for selection will be determined as per the order of priority shown here under:
- i) Applicants’ disability status;
- ii) Whether the applicant(s) has previously participated in the TSC Teacher Internship Programme;
- Applicants who had not been previously employed by the Commission;
- iv) Applicants who graduated and were registered as teachers earlier;
- v) Strength of academic and professional certificates presented.
N/B: If applicants tie at aggregate grades, subject grades shall be considered.
Applicants must have a minimum mean grade of C+ (plus) at KCSE and C+ (plus) in each of the two teaching subjects or two (2) Principles and one (1) Subsidiary pass at ‘A’ Level. In addition, they must have:
(a) A Bachelor of Education Degree with two (2) teaching subjects.
(b) A Bachelor of Science or Arts Degree plus a Post Graduate Diploma in
Education (PGDE) with two teaching subjects.
(c) Bachelor of Science with Education/Bachelor of Arts with Education with two teaching subjects.
(d) Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education and Extension with two
Applicants with the following qualifications are also eligible;
i) Bachelor of Education holders with Mean Grade of C (Plain) and C (Plain) in the two teaching subjects at KCSE and have undertaken a Diploma in Education
ii) Bachelor of Education holders with Mean Grade of C (Plain) and C (Plain) in the two teaching subjects at KCSE and went through the A-Level system in the relevant area (s).
iii) Bachelor of Education holders with Mean Grade of C (Plain) and C (Plain) int he two teaching subjects at KCSE and undertook a bridging/pre-university certificate course before December 31 ,2015.
- Diploma Teachers
Applicants must have a minimum Mean Grade of C+ (Plus) at KCSE or its equivalent with at least C+ (Plus) (or Credit pass) in the two teaching subjects or one(1) Principle and two (2) Subsidiaries at ‘A’-Level. In addition, they must have: a Diploma in Education from a recognized Teacher Training Institution.
NB: Diploma Teachers who graduated in 2008 or before with a Mean Grade of C (Plain) and C (Plain) in the two teaching Subjects are eligible