TSC Teacher Promotions 2023: Eligibility , Application And Contacts
Explore the eligibility criteria and step-by-step application process for TSC promotions, ensuring you're on track for career success in education.
Teachers, those steadfast guardians of knowledge and mentors of our children, often wonder about the ascent of their careers. How do they transition from the four walls of the classroom to perhaps a more prestigious role within their institution? Specifically, how does the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) come into play? Let's demystify this process, shall we?
For the educators, mentioning TSC promotions probably stirs up a mixture of anticipation and confusion. You're not alone. While many are familiar with the term, the process's intricacies remain in mystery. This comprehensive guide aims to clarify who, how, and why of TSC promotions.
What Exactly Is a TSC Promotion?
The Teachers Service Commission, abbreviated as TSC, is pivotal in promoting teachers. Comparable to promotions in other government sectors, the TSC periodically elevates deserving teachers to higher ranks. While the time frame for these promotions isn't strictly defined, staying updated with the latest TSC news can keep teachers in the loop about upcoming opportunities.
Eligibility Criteria for TSC Promotions
Before we dive into the nitty-gritty of the application process, let's break down the eligibility criteria for TSC promotions based on different teaching levels:
Primary School Teachers
- Minimum KCSE Mean Grade of C plain
- A Primary Teacher Education (PTE) Certificate
- Visually impaired tutors require a PTE certification and a minimum KCSE aggregate of C-
Secondary School Teachers
- C+ KCSE mean grade
- A diploma in Education, a postgraduate diploma, or a Bachelor's degree in Education
Higher Institution Dons
- C+ Mean Grade in KCSE
- A diploma in the subject you are teaching.
- In case you have a C-, a certificate, degree, or a diploma in your specialty. Additionally, a diploma in Technical Education is required.
Special Needs Education Teachers
- A KCSE minimum grade of C+
- Diploma or a Bachelor's degree in Special Needs Education
It's important to note that these are the minimum requirements. You may still be eligible for promotion if you have qualifications above these standards. For example, P1 teachers with degrees can be promoted as they exceed the minimum qualifications.
TSC Promotion Application Process: How To
Now that you understand the eligibility criteria let's explore the step-by-step process to apply for a TSC promotion:
Step 1: Checking for TSC Promotion Advertisements
- Connect to the internet using a laptop or desktop (not recommended on smartphones).
- Open your browser and visit the TSC online services website.
- Navigate to the adverts section to find a list of available promotion vacancies.
- Review the job descriptions and requirements to identify the promotion that suits you best.
Step 2: Application
- Click on the "Actions" button next to the job description.
- Select "View Apply" from the drop-down menu.
- Enter your personal information, including Surname, TSC number, and ID or Passport no.
- Specify whether you are serving under career progression guidelines.
- Click "Continue" to proceed.
- Follow the prompts to fill in all required fields and upload any necessary documents.
Remember, there's no need to complete a separate TSC promotion form; your application will be forwarded to the relevant department.
TSC Open Position As Of 2023
|Position||Number of Positions||Requirement|
|Chief Principal||34||Senior Principal T-Scale 14 for three years|
|Senior Principal||108||Principal/Deputy Principal I, T-Scale 13 for three years|
|Principal||541||Deputy Principal II/Senior Master I, T-Scale 12 for two years|
|Deputy Principal II||547||Deputy Principal II/Senior Master I, T-Scale 12 for two years|
|Senior Lecturer I||72||Senior Lecturer II T-Scale 11 for three years|
|Deputy Principal III||1057||Senior Master III T-Scale 10 for three years|
|Senior Master III||1142||Master IV T-Scale 9 for two years|
|Senior Lecturer IV||216||Lecturer I, T-Scale 8 for three years|
|Senior Master IV||12,716||Secondary Teacher I, T-Scale 8 for two years|
|Secondary Teacher I||1928||Secondary School Teacher II, T-Scale 7 for three years|
|Head Teacher (1st entry)||1049||Deputy Head Teacher II TSC Scale 9 for three years|
|Head Teacher (2nd entry)||30||Deputy Head Teacher II TSC Scale 9 for three years|
|Deputy Head Teacher II||1930||Senior Teacher I T- Scale 8 for three years|
|Senior Teacher I (1st entry)||3040||Senior Teacher II T- Scale 7 for three years|
|Senior Teacher I (2nd entry)||346||Senior Teacher II T- Scale 7 for three years|
|Senior Teacher II (1st entry)||10,819||Primary Teacher I T-Scale 6 for three years|
|Senior Teacher II (2nd entry)||700||Primary Teacher I T-Scale 6 for a minimum of three years|
TSC Trending Job Adverts 2023
- ADVERTS FOR TEACHER PROMOTIONAL VACANCIES - REGULAR SCHOOLS AUGUST 2023.pdf
- ADVERTS FOR TEACHER PROMOTIONAL VACANCIES - SNE SECONDARY SCHOOLS AUGUST 2023.pdf
- SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES PUBLISHING ADVERT 31 TO 40 OF 2023.pdf
- DISTRIBUTION OF JSS VACANCIES BY SUB COUNTIES.pdf
- DISTRIBUTION OF PRIMARY VACANCIES BY COUNTIES.pdf
- ADVERT INDENTS FNL PTMO CSO - CANCELLED.pdf
- ADVERT FOR TEACHER INTERNS 2023-2024.pdf
- TO ADVERTISE DISTRIBUTION OF JSS INTERNS BY COUNTY.pdf
- TO ADVERTISE DISTRIBUTION OF PRIMARY SCHOOLS SLOTS BY COUNTY.pdf
- ROADMAP FOR READVERT OF TEACHER RECRUITMENT N PROMOTIONS MAY 2023.pdf
- RE-ADVERT 49 POSTS FOR P AND P.pdf
- RE-ADVERT FOR 88 CONTRACTUAL POSTS.pdf
- RE-ADVERTISEMENT FOR INTERNSHIP POSTS IN JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS.pdf
- READVERT 7 POSTS FOR P AND P SECONDARY SCHOOLS.pdf
- READVERT INTERNSHIP VACANCIES MAY 2023.pdf
- RE-ADVERT FOR TEACHERS TO BE DEPLOYED AS SENIOR MASTERS SENOIR TEACHERS DEPUTY HEAD TEACHERS IN ASAL AND HTS COUNTIES SUB COUNTIES MAY 2023 FINAL-.pdf
- RE-ADVERT FOR PRINCIPALS DEPUTY PRINCIPALS SENIOR MASTERS SECONDARY TEACHERS HEAD TEACHERS AND DEPUTY HEAD TEACHERS IN SECONDARY AND PRIMARY SCHOOLS MAY 2023 - FINAL.pdf
- N.EASTERN RE-ADVERT PP - 29 POSTS MARCH 2023.pdf
- 130 POSTS- MARCH 2023.pdf
- RE-ADVERT - 130 POSTS- MARCH 2023.pdf
- 450 SEC SCHS INTERNSHIP POSTS.pdf
- ADVERT- VACANCIES FOR INTERNSHIP IN SEC SCHS - 450 POSTS.pdf
- N.E RE-ADVERT CONTRACTUAL PRY -73 POSTS- MARCH 2023.pdf
- N.E RE-ADVERT CONTRACTUAL SEC- 270 POSTS.pdf
- N.E RE-ADVERT CONTRACTUAL- 343 POSTS.pdf
- RECRUITMENT OF PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS INTERNS.pdf
- RECRUITMENT OF TEACHERS FOR JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS FOR INTERNS AND PERMANENT AND PENSIONABLE.pdf
- LEARNING AREAS CLUSTERS FOR JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL.pdf
TSC Contacts for Inquiries
If you encounter any issues during the application process, you can reach out to the Teachers' Service Commission support team through the following channels:
- Head office physical location: Off Ngong Road, Milimani, Nairobi
- Postal office address: PO Box 70180 - 00400
- Phone number: 020-2892000
- Email: [email protected]
- Website: tsc.go.ke
- Twitter: @TSC_KE
- Facebook: @TSC KENYA
Applying for a TSC promotion may seem like a complex process, but with the proper guidance and qualifications, you can climb the career ladder in the teaching profession. Remember that advertisements are not solely based on academic qualifications; performance, experience, and other factors also play a significant role.
In summary, keep an eye on TSC promotion advertisements, meet the eligibility criteria, and follow the application process diligently. Your dedication to teaching could soon be rewarded with a well-deserved promotion within the Teachers Service Commission. If you're eligible and aspire to advance your career in Education, seize the opportunity and apply for a TSC promotion today. Your future as an esteemed educator awaits!