Teachers Service Commission (TSC) will start working on the transfer requests for instructors aged fifty years and above in a plan that will see end of teacher delocalization.
According to the Commision, the board will sit and approve the teachers’ online transfer requests in January 2023 and after all the necessary approval, transfers of teachers will be released immediately.
The Commission is expected to work on the transfer requests once teachers are through with administration and marking of the 2022 KPSEA, KCPE and KCSE.
Sources have however revealed that TSC will give priority to aged teachers, who are nearing their retirement, this is according to Deputy President, Rigathi Gachangua, who confirmed that the transfers will be in line with the manifesto and Education Charter of Kenya Kwanza.
In his speech during the launch of the induction of the 49-member working party,DP Gachagua indicated that the administration of President Ruto advocates for a strong family unit which will keep families together rather than break them.
A team of the 49 members was appointed to submit recommendations to spearhead a review of the education sector.