According to commission the internship programme will last for one year and is meant to equip and sustain competencies of persons entering the service. The programme is targeting the unemployed registered teachers and they will be assigned to various institutions to perform their duties as per the Commission.

Requirements for applicants

1.Be a Kenyan citizen

2.Be a registered teacher with Teachers Service Commission

3.Be a holder of a P1 Certificate for Primary school teachers and a minimum of a Diploma in Education Certificate for Secondary school teachers.

4.Have a original academic and professional certificates.

5.Should not have been in previous employment with the TSC as a teacher on permanent terms.

6. Be ready to be posted to any public educational institution in Kenya.

7. Must have a personal Accident Insurance to cover for Personal risks during the internship period .

In addition, successful applicants shall be required to produce;

1. A copy of the National Identity Card or passport

2.A copy of the teacher Registration Certificate/print out for the TSC online

3. A copy of National Council for Persons with Disability(NCPWD) card ,where applicable.

4. A valid Certificate of good conduct

5.Two (2) coloured passport size photographs.

6.A copy of National Health Insurance Fund(NHIF)card.

7. A copy of Kenya Revenue Authority Personal Identification Number (KRA PIN)

Internship Duration

The Internship period will be 12 months.


This is not a remunerative engagement, However, teacher interns attached to primary Schools will be eligible for a monthly stipend of Kshs. 15000/=

While those who will be attached to Secondary schools will be eligible for a monthly stipend of Kshs. 20000/=

The stipend will be paid subject to statutory deductions, where applicable  .

On successful completion of the internship program, teacher interns will be awarded a certificate.

How to apply for the advertised posts

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to make their applications ONLINE through the Teacher Service Commission website under Careers or by Monday ,27th September, 2021.

Serving teacher interns are not eligible to apply

For detailed information on application procedure and the available vacancies per county and institution ,you are advised to visit the TSC website