2019 TSC Internship List of Shortlisted Teacher to undergo interviews at County level

TSC Intern List of  Shortlisted

The Teachers Service Commission, TSC, has given an update on the advertised 10,300 teacher internship posts for Primary and Secondary Schools. According to the Commission, the lists of shortlisted applicants has been dispatched to all counties. “Applicants are advised that interviews shall be conducted at the county TSC offices. A list of applicants have been sent to each county,” reads a memo dated November 7, 2019 from Catherine Lenairoshi; of TSC Corporate Communications Office. According to instructions on the memo, the shortlisted Candidates are required to carry the following to the interviews; whose date will be announced in due course:

  • A valid certificate of good conduct 
  • A valid personal accident cover 
  • National ID card
  • Disability card if any 
  • Two passport size photographs 
  • KCSE certificate 
  • KCPE certificate 
  • Diploma/degree certificate and Transcripts 
  • Primary/secondary or college leaving certificate 
  • Kra pin 
  • Bank plate 

On 8th October 2019, the Teachers Service Commission advertised for 10,300 teacher internship posts for Primary and Secondary Schools. Of the 10,300 teacher internship posts 4,300 posts are for Primary Schools and 6,000 posts for Secondary Schools. The applicants were required to make their applications online.

Eligibility for Internship

  • Eligible candidates should meet the following basic requirements:
  • Be Kenyan Citizen;
  • Have original academic and professional certificates
  • Be unemployed and has not previously been employed by the Commission on permanent terms;
  • Must be registered as per the TSC ACT 2012:
  • Be a holder of a P1 Certificate for Primary Schools and a minimum of a Diploma in Education Certificate for Secondary Schools applicants
  • Be ready to be posted to any public educational institution in Kenya where their services are required:
  • Must have a Personal Accident Insurance to cover for personal risks during the internship period;

In addition to the above requirements, successful Interns shall be required to produce:

  • A valid Certificate of Good Conduct:
  • National Identity Card (ID) or copy of passport and a copy of KRA PIN Certificate:
  • Two (2) coloured passport size photographs
  • Teacher Registration Certificate.

Duration of internship

  • The Internship period will be twelve (12) months. 


This is not a remunerative position. However, interns will be entitled to payment of a monthly stipend of Kshs 15,000 for Secondary School Teacher interns and Ksh 10,000 for Primary School Teacher Inters. This stipend is subject to statutory deductions where applicable)
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