Over 22,000 Diploma and Degree holders posted in Limited Recruitment Exercise – MoE


The Ministry of Education has indicated that the Ghana Education Service (GES)  has posted some 22,000 Diploma and Degree holders in to various public Pre-tertiary institutions during the recently released Postings under the Limited Recruitment Exercise advertised in October 2017.

The Education Ministry also stated that at the beginning of the 2017/18 Academic Year, some 14,180 Teacher Trainees from the various Public Colleges of Education and some Selected Private Colleges of Education got posted to teach in the Various Public basic Schools in the Country.

The Ministry made these assertions in a Press statement issued on April 17,2018 in response to an alleged cancellation of the Teacher Trainees Allowances.

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The introduction of the 4-year bachelor degree programmes in the Colleges of Education brought up questions as to whether Trainees shall be posted after their completion of the course which is compared to those in the Universities.