TSC Deregisters 36 Teachers For Misconduct
The Teachers Service Commission, TSC, has sent home 36 teachers suspected of violating the teachers’ code of conduct.
“Pursuant to section 30 of the TSC Act (2012), the Commission wishes to publish names of teachers who have been removed from the Register of Teachers. Further,under the law these teachers cannot engage in teaching in any learning institution.” read a note by TSC CEO Nancy Macharia.
Full list of the 36 Teachers Deregistered
A teacher may be deregistered/ removed from the Teachers service Commission, TSC, register for the following offences:
- Immoral behaviour with students and colleagues: Sexual intercourse, Sodomy, Lesbianism and sexual harassment/ flirtation
- If the teacher obtains registration, employment or promotion through fraudulent/ corruption means
- If the teacher is convicted of any sexual offence or any other offence against a leaner or fellow member of staff.
- If the teacher is convicted of a criminal offence that may render the person unfit to be a teacher
- If the teacher indulges himself/ herself in forgery, impersonation, presenting forged documents to the teachers service commission.
- If the teacher is involved in mismanagement, misappropriation and embezzlement of public funds
- The teacher steals property belonging to an educational institution.
- If the teacher is involved in incitement.