The Teachers employer, Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has developed new job grades for teachers under the Career Progression Guidelines (CPG).

Currently, the TSC upgrading of teachers led to the scrapping of some job groups and the merging of others. With this  new system of grading tutors, the grade that was previously known as P1, which was under Job Group G, was scrapped and replaced with Grade B5.

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Then this grade was designated as the new entry grade for all tutors at the primary school level.

With those teaching in Secondary,  Secondary Teachers II ,their  grade is C2 (formerly K; Grade C2 which  is an entry grade for secondary school teachers who are holders of a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or its equivalent,this is  also a promotional grade for holders of a Diploma in Education.

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These  teachers will  earn monthly basic salaries of 34,955-49,694 shillings.

Senior teachers in primary schools who are in job group C5 will earn 64,631 shillings in the proposed salary increment, this is an increment of 17,000 shillings. At the moment, they are earning 47896 shillings per month

At the same time, the senior teachers in secondary schools will earn 157,656 shillings. An increment of 40,000 shillings. Before they were earning 115163 shillings.

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It should be noted The basic salaries for these teachers are paid depending on the areas where they work. Teachers who work in Nairobi get a slightly higher house allowance compared to those plying their trade in rural schools. But all these tutors earn an equal amount of commuter allowance; which is 5,000 shillings.

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