TSC 2021 Promotions: The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has announced the promotion of more than 16,000 teachers. The promotion comes days before the reopening of schools across the country.
According to a statement from the TSC, some 16,152 teachers who successfully applied for promotion late last year have been promoted.
These teachers were interviewed between December 2020 and February 2021.
The TSC chief executive officer Dr. Nancy Macharia said that these interviews were part of the final phase of the 2017-2021 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).
“Letters on the outcome of the interviews are in the process of being sent to all teachers who were interviewed,” Dr. Macharia said.
Among those who have been promoted are teachers who will serve as Deputy Principal 1(T-Scale 13- D3), Deputy Principal II (T-scale 12,D2), Senior Lecturer I (T-scale 12,D2), Deputy Principal III (T-Scale 11-D1), Curriculum Support Officers (T-scale 10-C5), Head teachers (T-scale 10,C5), Senior Master IV( T-scale 9C4), Deputy Head Teachers II (T-scale 9-C4), Senior Lecturer IV (T-scale 9-C4) and teachers in senior Master I (T Scale 9- C4) job groups.
Others promoted include head teachers and deputy head teachers II, Secondary Teacher I and II serving under the Career Progression Guidelines and those in ASAL areas.
The promotions faced opposition early this year as teachers protested that recruitment guidelines had discriminated against tutors in sub-county and county schools. The advert attracted 33,000 applicants. TSC 2021 Promotions.