TSC Interns 2020 Recruitment: The Teachers Service Commission has announced that it will hire 6,674 intern teachers. These include some 1,998 for primary schools and 4,676 for secondary schools.
The internship will be for a duration of twelve months. Upon successful completion, the teachers will be awarded with a TSC internship certificate.
The applications are required to be received not later than Monday December 14, 2020. All the applications will be done online.
The invitation to apply for the positions a few months after the TSC called for applicants to fill in some 11,574 vacancies in primary and secondary schools. Last year, the commission recruited 10,000 interns. The new interns will however earn higher salaries compared to the interns who were hired last year.
The Teachers Service Commission pays the interns posted to secondary school Sh. 15,000, which decreases to about Sh. 10,000 after statutory deductions.
They pay Sh. 1,200 for a mandatory personal accident cover while Sh. 3,000 is sent to the Higher Education Loans Board (Helb), Sh. 800 to the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF), Sh. 600 to the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) deducts Sh. 600 and Sh. 1,741 as Pay As You Earn (Paye).
Those posted to primary schools earn an average of Sh. 10,000, which decreases to about Sh. 6,000, after a PAYE of Sh. 1,116 and contributions to the NHIF and NSSF. TSC Interns 2020 Recruitment.