DepEd Will Hire 10,000 Teachers and 5,000 Non-Teaching Personnel
Under the budget of 2020, the Department of Education plans to recruit 10,000 public school teachers and 5,000 non-teaching personnel this year.
The 2020 national budget which allocates Php1.28 billion for non-teaching positions and Php1.27 billion for hiring teachers which will be finance by the department of budget and allocated by the Department of Education.
It is to add more teachers nationwide that will promote better quality education, enhance learning and the number of workloads by the teacher prior to the goals and objectives of Department of Education.
“Newly hired teachers will have a starting salary of over P21,000 per month”, Secretary of Education Leonor Briones said.
She also added that it is need to recognize the need to provide our teaching and non-teaching personnel with work conditions that will enable them to deliver quality basic education for all. Steadily, we’re ensuring that they are unburdened of ancillary tasks and equipped with necessary tools and materials to develop lifelong Filipino learners.