Knut Secretary General Wilson Sossion also asked Yattani to prevail on Teachers Service Commission (TSC) to stop transfer of e 3,094 pri y and secondary school heads as a pre-condition for any. During eir meeting wi TSC, which never ended in a mutual agreement, KNUT proposed an unrealistic salary increment of between 120- 200 on e basic salary. is would mean at e lowest earning teacher would have e current basic salary tripled by 2024. 02, · On ust 11, e Education Committee held a meeting attended by e leadership of TSC as well as senior officials of bo Knut and Kenya Union of Post Pri y Education Teachers. In at meeting, a raft of proposals were made as a way ford on e impasse between e teachers’ employer and Knut. 17, · TSC deregistered Mr Sossion as a teacher, leading to a coup at e union, which was later overturned by a court. e commission also issued a notice to Knut ending eir ties following e falling-out. At a media briefing Tuesday, Mr Sossion said e dispute had caused suffering to Knut . Kenya: KNUT Demands Meeting Wi TSC to Iron Out Issues Jeff Angote/Nation Media Group Kenya National Union of Teachers Secretary-General Wilson Sossion at a . KNUT Secretary General Wilson Sossion A meeting between a teachers' union and e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) ended abruptly yesterday after e union made fresh demands. Knut Secretary General Wilson Sossion turned down e first invitation to e special meeting to discuss implementation of e conciliator’s report. Mr Sossion said e meeting called by TSC was. Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has denied reports at it promised to promote 30,000 teachers during a consultative meeting wi Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut). At e same time, Knut. 11, · e Teachers Service Commission, TSC, has invited e Kenya National Union of Teachers, KNUT, officials to a consultative meeting on 19/ /. is meeting comes after e aborted Naivasha talks in which e two sides failed to reach an agreement on some contentious matters. Teachers Service Commission (TSC) is on e spot for defying a directive by Members of Parliament over dialogue wi e Kenya National Union of Teachers over contentious issues. TSC faces e wra of MPs for defying a directive from a House committee, to implement a raft of proposals at would have seen it mend fences wi Knut. ere is some Uncertainty about e grievances of teachers after e most awaited meeting between TSC and Knut has been called off. rough a press statement sent to media, TSC boss Dr. Macharia has stated clearly at due to unforeseen circumstances beyond e commission’s control, e meeting won’t proceed as earlier planned. Over e last four years, e -2021 Sh54 billion deal has been a source of conflict between Knut and TSC and has seen teachers under e union denied promotions and salary increment. Read e. National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has ted an attempt by e Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) to use Parliament to settle its perennial disputes wi e teachers' employer. On ust 11, e Education Committee held a meeting attended by e leadership of TSC as well as senior officials of bo Knut and Kenya Union of Post Pri y Education Teachers. 18, · e Teachers Service Commission, TSC, has cancelled e much awaited meeting wi e Kenya National Union of Teachers, KNUT. e meeting was to be held tomorrow, Friday 19 ober . e TSC did not however state e reasons for postponing e meeting. only saying e cancellation is due to unavoidable circumstances. e meeting will bring toge er Cotu, TSC and e Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut), whose members were denied promotions and fatter pay cheques is mon. In e letter, Cotu. 19, · Knut says e lowest raise in e next CBA should be 120 per cent. Close Menu Search. Mr Sossion said in e absence of any meeting between e parties and e consultative committee, e steps taken by e TSC would not be supported by law. e -2021 Sh54 billion deal has been a source of conflict between Knut and TSC and has seen. Nairobi — e Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) on Wednesday accused e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) of discrimination for excluding teachers on its roll from a pay rise. KNUT said for. KNUT has today held a meeting at e ministry of labour wi e employer e TSC to fully entrench e signed agreement and to ensure its smoo implementation. e employer will report e implementation status on ch 1st at e ministry of labour. Solidarity Forever. TSC KNUT Court Ruling: Teachers on Friday scored a huge victory after e Labour court set aside new career progression rules to guide eir promotions, ruling at such upgrades cannot be based on existing vacancies alone. is means at more an 50,000 who have gained higher academic qualifications according to data from Teachers Service Commission deserve to be promoted to a higher grade. 29, · e speaker notes at what KNUT wanted TSC to implement is an extract of e minutes of e Committee of ust 11. It is erefore logical to conclude at proceedings of . 30, · e meeting will bring toge er Cotu, TSC and e Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut), whose members were denied better pay is mon. In e letter, Cotu Secretary-General Francis Atwoli expressed his worry over e widening rift between Knut and TSC. 19, · e Kenya National Union of Teachers, KNUT, has issued a reat to take unspecified action if e Teachers service Commission, TSC, does not call em to a meeting in a span of seven days. is comes after e TSC wrote to KNUT, on 17 ober , postponing talks at were to be held today (Friday 19 ober, ). between TSC AND KNUT. e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) boss Nancy Macharia has raised eyebrows after she walked out of a photo session wi e Kenya National Teachers Union (KNUT) officials. e bizarre happening was witnessed after she appeared before e National Assembly Committee on Education at also brought toge er teachers' union officials on Tuesday, ust 11. 27, · In Sum y. Odinga's spokesperson Dennis Onyango said e KNUT officials sought for e former premier's advice and intervention concerning e remission of commission to KNUT for two mon s by TSC.. 03, · e talks at kicked off on Monday are said to have flopped after KNUT demanded at all teachers holding union positions be exempt from transfers a move at TSC rejected. e meeting . TSC-KNUT Talks: BY DAILY NATION: Blow-by-blow details of a confidential report prepared for discussion at e aborted meeting between e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) and e Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) last week can now be revealed. 20, · e agenda of e TSC’s meeting wi e teachers’ unions include promotion of teachers upon attainment of higher academic qualifications, and implementation. TSC has maintained at promotion of teachers will be based on work done and not academic qualifications, while Knut wants tutors to be promoted for going back to class. 15, · Teachers want eir employer to convene a meeting from Monday to discuss e implementation of orders of e labour and employment relations court wi regard to eir promotion. rough eir union, Knut, ey want e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) to implement e court's directive. 18, · A five-day retreat in Naivasha at was meant to address e issues raised by Knut ended prematurely on ober 3 after e TSC turned down demands by Knut to revoke e transfer of 85 teachers, who are union officials. Macharia said e only agenda of e meeting was on teacher promotion, appraisals and career progression. 09, · e signing of TSC/KNUT Recognition Agreement in , 1968. e appointment Act of 1968 at gave e government more direct control over education ereby loosening e missionary grip over schools. us e KNUT had succeeded in establishing competent organs for negotiating all forms of demand for teachers. 28, · KNUT has issued a strike notice to protest against e Teachers Service Commission’s (TSC) to delocalize school heads and failure to promote teachers. among o er grievances. e Labour Ministry’s Cabinet Secretary, Hon Amb Ukur Yatani, has today appointed a Conciliation Committee headed by Mr. Charles anga, to mediate between KNUT and TSC. 13, · Knut chiefs attack Sossion, demand meeting. TSC has taken lined to deduct members' subscriptions from eir salaries ereby denying e union Sh170 million mon ly. MORE. e union has also advised all teachers who were forcibly delocalised to appeal. 02, · Talks between TSC and teachers union representatives have been collapsing at initial stages over hardline stance by bo parties. In ober , TUKO.co.ke report on a series of failed ceasefire roundtable deliberations at forced KNUT to call for a nationwide strike. 21, · e -2021 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) between TSC and KNUT has finally been signed. e signing of CBA between e Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) wi e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) seeks to resolve frequent teacher’s strikes. e CBA will be effective from 1sy y . 28, · rough a statement, Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani stated at e committee will Saturday afternoon meet wi KNUT arately before holding a similar meeting wi TSC on Monday morning. He fur er pointed out at a joint meeting will en be held e same day in e afternoon to deliberate on teachers’ promotion and delocalization. 22, · KNUT Secretary General Wilson Sossion and Chairman Mudzo Nzili said e successful implementation of e CBA will entrench e tripartite relationship between e union, e government and TSC. Wi e signing of e CBA, Kenya has entered into e annals of history as a country at respects e rights of teachers, Mr Sossion said. 02, · Mandera County KNUT secretary Kullow Mohamed urged e TSC to convene a meeting wi stakeholders to iron out tee ing issues at are reatening to tear apart e education sector. 14, · TSC, KNUT, KUPPET Meeting Kenya CitizenTV. Loading Unsubscribe from Kenya CitizenTV? Joy for teachers as TSC, KNUT, KUPPET sign deal on pay, promotions - Duration: 2:30. 04, · e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has issued a two-mon notice to terminate its recognition agreement wi e Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT). 29, · Knut, TSC fail to agree as deadline nears uary 29, Unions No Comments e government is racing against time to have teachers and eir employer strike a deal ahead of e filing of a conciliation report in e Employment and Labour Relations Court Wednesday. e Unions (KNUT & KUPPET) became e claimants in e economic dispute and e TSC being e employer became e respondent. SRC remained an interested party in e economic dispute. All e parties agreed to have e economic dispute resolved before e same court and undertook to respect and participate in e prosecution of at economic. Online Shopping for Canadians. Beekman 1802 Goat Milk Snow Forest 7-Piece Collection in Gift Box. 13, · Knut vs TSC: Teachers to be promoted Modules to be shelved, court rules in favour of teachers y 13, Unions No Comments e Employment and Labour Relations has barred e Teachers Service Commission from implementing e current modules of e teacher training development programme. TSC chief executive Nancy Macharia argued at wi 318,000 teachers in bo public and pri y schools, Knut required at least 159,000 [more] members, for e recognition agreement to stand. 1 day ago · TSC said e scheme has more an 500 providers offering a wide range of services. e medical scheme covers more an 1,036,000 lives, wi 332,000 registered teachers and eir dependants. e Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has defended e medical scheme of its employees, saying it is e best of its kind in e region, terming. KNUT national leaders. TSC has turned a deaf ear on KNUT's demands to have e delocalization exercise halted. TSC has summoned a teacher who participated in e burning of e copies of Teacher Performance Appraisal and Development (TPAD) during KNUT meeting at was held at Meta wa ket in Masaba Nor sub-county on 29 ust, .