The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has announced a one-year contract extension for the 4,005 teaching interns. The Commission further announced 1,995 new primary and secondary school vacancies for the academic year beginning in January and ending in December 2022.
There are 1,038 positions for primary schools and 957 positions for secondary schools. During the specified time period, the government will employ 6,000 teaching interns. Applicants for internship positions must be Kenyan citizens and registered with the Teachers’ Commission.
The 1,995 new positions are for both primary and secondary schools and will be available for the academic year beginning in January and ending in December 2022.
There are 1,038 positions for primary schools and 957 positions for secondary schools. The government will employ 6,000 teaching interns in total during the PAY period.
The Teacher Internship Program is a one-year program designed to prepare and sustain those entering the teaching profession. Applications should be submitted electronically via the TSC website no later than Monday, September 27, 2021.
“The remaining 4,005 posts will be filled by the serving teacher interns recruited in 2021 who were not absorbed into the permanent and pensionable terms of service as advertised in the previous recruitments. Details of the distribution of the posts are available in the TSC website,” TSC said.