The Selection Panel for the Appointment of Chairperson and Members of the Teachers Service Commission
Announcement of Vacancies
2. Member (7 Positions)
Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following positions in the Teachers Service Commission:
A. Requirements for Appointment
1. Chairperson of the Commission
A person shall be qualified for appointment as Chairperson, if such person:
(a) holds a degree in education from a University recognized in Kenya;
(b) has knowledge and experience of at least fifteen (15) years in matters relating to education and training; and
(c) meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
2. Member of the Commission
A person shall be qualified for appointment as Member, if such person:
(a) holds a degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
(b) has knowledge and experience of at least ten (10) years in matters relating to any of the following fields-
(iii) Management; or
(iv) Law; and
(c) Meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
A person shall not be qualified for appointment as Chairperson or a Member if the person:-
is a serving member of Parliament;
is a serving member of a governing body of a political party;
is a member of a local authority; or
has been found in accordance with any law to have misused or abused a state office or public office or in any way to have contravened Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Duration of Appointment
One six-year non-renewable term.
Terms of Service
Shall not hold any other office or employment for profit whether public or private; and
Remuneration and benefits will be as set by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission.
Applicants should attach copies of clearance certificates from:-
The Kenya Revenue Authority;
The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
The Criminal Investigations Department;
Any of the Credit Reference Bureaus in the country;
Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
Applications, together with detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, together with relevant testimonials and certificates should be addressed to:
Selection Panel for the Appointment of Chairperson and Members of the Teachers Service Commission,
P.O. Box 30050 – 00100,
or delivered to Room 1214, 12th Floor, Harambee House between 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. on working days,
Or scanned and signed applications e-mailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Envelope should be clearly marked “APPLICATION FOR CHAIRPERSON OR MEMBER OF THE TEACHERS SERVICE COMMISSION”
Closing date: 8th July, 2013
Dr. James M. Kamunge, EBS
Selection Panel for the Appointment of Chairperson and Members, Teachers Service Commission