Teachers employed by schools BOM Management Boards have reason to smile after the Department of Education cleared their arrears. Teachers expected to pay Sh60,000; wage payments June to December, 2020.
At the same time the Department of Education says the delay is due to the use of materials to verify teachers’ names.
BoM teachers failed to get salaries during the long-term closure of schools in 2020 due to the outbreak of Covid 19. And, indeed, these teachers are having a hard time.
The department has confirmed that funds have been withdrawn from school accounts.
“The Department of Education has disbursed funds to some schools with BoM teacher data which was submitted and verified by October 26, 2020.” You are studying the latest round by the Department; in part.
It will be the principal’s job to pay the teachers and the account in finance.
Verified List of Teachers Per County
Lists of certified teachers for each school have also been released.
The Department has simultaneously issued guidelines for the recruitment of BOM staff.
According to the staff guidelines issued by the Department, single-day schools should have only 5 staff members while the largest school with 15 streams can employ more than 37 staff in terms of the BOM.
The school nurse should also double as a matron while the hired professionals should be able to perform multiple (multi-skilled) tasks.
Teaching and non-teaching staff should be fully employed and pensionable.
The lowest worker should pocket Sh9,660 while the highest earner earns Sh41,000 a month. However, these salaries should be included in employee qualifications.