The Teachers Service Commission is advertising 8,672 posts for recruitment of teachers to address the 100% transition from primary to secondary schools.

Eligible candidates should meet the following basic requirements:

(i)     Be Kenya citizens.

(ii)      Must be  45 years of age and below.

(iii)   Must have original Professional and  Academic Certificates. (iv)   Must be registered with the Teachers Service Commission.

  1. a) Applicants applying for posts in Primary schools must be holders of P1 certificate.    Interested candidates should apply to the TSC County  Director,  in the County where a vacancy has been advertised and submit all relevant academic and professional document Those who had applied earlier and were unsuccessful must apply afresh since a new merit list for 2018/2019 financial year will be generated. Successful candidates will be deployed to serve in any part of the country.
  2. b) Applicants applying for posts in Secondary  Schools must be holders of a minimum of Diploma in  Education   Certificate.     Interested candidates should apply to the   Secretary, Board of Management of the school where a vacancy has been advertised and submit a copy of the application to the TSC County Director.

All interested  candidates  should  submit  their  applications  to  the  respective  County  Directors  and

Boards of Management as above not later than 25th May 2018.

The Teachers Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer and people with disability are encouraged to apply.

The  Teachers  Service  Commission  will only  deal  with  TSC  County   Directors  and  Boards  of

Management in this exercise.  Direct application to the Commission will NOT  be considered.

Successful applicants MUST NOT  fill employmen1t forms in more than one station as this will lead to disqualification.


The recruitment exercise is free of charge.  The  Teachers  Service  Commission would wish to caution applicants against fraudsters who might extort money from unsuspecting persons purporting to assist in having them employed.

Any  fraudulent  activity should  be  reported to  the  nearest  police  station,  or  to  Teachers  Service

Commission headquarters through  the following hotlines between  8.00a.m and 5.00p.m.

1 Director (Teacher  Management) Tel:0202892193
2 Senior Deputy Director (Teacher  Management  Primary) Tel:0202892132
3 Senior Deputy Director (Teacher  Management  Post Primary) Tel:0202892137


Write to the Commission through  the email address [email protected]

For detailed information  on available vacancies in sub-counties and schools/institutions  applicants are advised to:

  1. a) Visit the TSC Website
  2. b) Visit the TSC office at the County or Sub-county of their choice