Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has allegedly transferred a number of the teachers into new stations. The move by the commission is rumoured to have been fuelled by the formation of an opposing teachers group that that has been criticizing the introduction of the TPD training models, NHIF membership and contributions.
Kenya Teachers Pressure Group Has Vowed to Begin Building Pressure on All Matters Touching Teachers.
The Kenya Teacher's Pressure Group is asking teachers across the country to be prepared for better times ahead. "God has given us a chance to rewrite our story. "Said one of the teachers. "Teachers of Kenya will have one Giant Union for all teachers in Primary, Secondary and Tertiary institutions the way our founding fathers like Ambrose Adongo envisaged KNUT to be.
The teachers are in two medical schemes.They get the Government's medical cover NHIF and also from the AON Minet company.For sometime,the teachers have bitterly complained about their salaries being being subjected to double deductions for similar services.On the other hand,they have been crying about the poor services offered to them by Aon Minet.Some hospitals would turn teachers away for not accepting Aon's services.
Forced TSC Teachers Transfer As Punishment Continues as Mr Kirui Is Transfered from Eldoret. The Teachers Service Commission continues to punish arrogant teachers who are opposing there new reforms.The latest victim is Mr. Kirui Nelson who has now been transferred from Uasin Gishu County to Lamu county. Lamu county is one of areas mapped as hardship region, therefore his transfer is treated as a great punishment to the teacher.
Picture Courtesy : TSC CEO Nancy Macharia In the past few days, the spokesperson of the Teachers Pressure Group (TPG), Martha Omollo, was moved to Trans Nzoia County from her Mowlem Supaloaf Primary School in Nairobi. The move came after Omollo pushed for reforms and better welfare of her colleagues, cried foul over what she claimed was an unfair transfer after she was moved from Nairobi.
Martha Omollo the spokesperson of the kenya national teachers pressure group has settled in Trans-nzoia County. Martha was forcibly transferred from Nairobi for speaking the truth about TPD which most teachers are against. "Good morning teachers, I am going strong. Even as Tsc continues it's punitive transfers on teachers.
The teachers service commission crackdown on arrogant teachers opposing the new reforms in the commission continues. The latest casualty is Mr. Kirui Nelson. Nelson Kirui has now been transferred from Uasin Gishu County to Lamu county. Being perceived as an hardship region, his transfer is treated as a punishment
Martha omollo was the spokesperson for the teachers pressure group (TPG), she has been transferred from Nairobi to Transzoia County just a day after she recalled for the revocation of the teachers insurance scheme by the name AoN minet.Martha is expected to report within two weeks and she should notify Tsc when she will leave Nairobi.
Kenya is a sovereign nation that is guided by the new constitution of 2010. The state also comprises of fundamental human rights and freedoms that protect citizens against any form of violence. Today, Friday 19th November, teachers pressure group assembly has been disrupted by unknown persons who are believed to be goons.
After posting some teachers to go and live in places that are insecure ,Tsc is again following and instructing the education directors not to give the teachers time to time to settle. In the directors wildest dreams they thought that these teachers would not report,but they have.
The teachers across the country have always been agitating for better salaries.This quest would lead to series of strikes in the country back then.Today,the strikes are likely to be forgotten after the recently signed CBA that the teachers are still bitter about up to now.The CBA left out the crucial monetary component.Since then,the teachers have not been happy.
No Criticism is allowed directed to the teachers service Commission. What the commission says is final and should be followed by the teachers who are employed by the commission. If you have any intention of complaining over some reviews done by the commission then you better change your mind.
The Teachers Service Commission has warned teachers against criticizing the commission. TSC boss Dr. Nancy Macharia says that in the recent past, teachers have formed a group known as Kenya National Union of Teachers Pressure Group which has threatened the commission's progress. Macharia says that many teachers have left the Kenya National Union of Teachers and joined the opposition group to fight KNUT, KUPPET and TSC.
The Teachers Service Commission is determined to frustrate members of the defiant group known as the Kenya National Union of Teachers Pressure Group. This has been demonstrated after another teacher being forcefully handed a transfer letter while in hospital. This is after the teacher criticizing the Teachers Professional Development training on WhatsApp.
The teachers are currently struggling to complete the term two syllabus.The new CBC curriculum has increased the teachers' workloads.Just last week,Daily Nation published that the Kenyan teachers are among the most overworked.At the same time,it also emerged that teachers are exiting TSC in mass leaving a huge teachers shortages.
A rare occurrence happened yesterday in Nakuru hospital. This was after a TSC official confronted a teacher in hospital with a transfer letter. As TSC was ongoing and the the purge of those teachers against their policies. They are transferring then to far areas to separate them from meetings.
The Teachers Service Commission issued a transfer letter to a tutor who is still in the hospital bed. This is after the tutor commented on a watsapp group that the teachers belong to that is known as Knut Revolution Members. He echoed his concern and said that the TPDS program is unfair and he will stand with Martha Omollo who was also transferred.
What's happening between the teachers and their employer TSC? Yesterday TSC transferred a teacher who was in hospital in Nakuru monitoring his wife in theater delivering, from Eldoret where he works to Lamu. Kenyan teachers have been wondering for long what happened to TSC under Nancy Macharia that the Commission is transferring and intimidating teachers.
The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has taken action against a teacher pushing for reforms and better welfare of her colleagues. Speaking to the press on Saturday, November 13, Martha Omollo, the spokesperson of the Teachers Pressure Group (TPG) cried foul over what she claimed was an unfair transfer after she was moved from Nairobi.
Ms Martha Omollo. The teachers Service Commission is Constitutionally Mandated to register, hire, transfer and excercise disciplinary Control over teachers. When effecting transfers, there is normally a procedure to follow as stipulated in TSC code of conduct. Most transfers are undertaken after a request from teachers who may wish to change environment or move closer to their families.