Ministry satisfied with local contracting
KUWAIT CITY, Dec 23: Ministry of Education will start conducting interviews for the recruitment of new male and female teachers this week, reports Aljarida daily. According to high-level educational sources, formation of committees for external contracting of teachers during the current academic year has been suspended.
The ministry opts to be satisfied with local contracting in the currently available disciplines until the end of the COVID-19 crisis. Instructions were issued to the concerned sectors in the Ministry of Education to set up their plans to fill the shortage in educational and administrative specialties through local contracting of Kuwaiti citizens, Gulf nationals, Bedoun residents, and expatriates according to the need and required specializations.
The ministry is proceeding with the procedures for appointing children of Kuwaiti women in previously announced majors. The job interviews, which start soon, will continue until their completion for all applicants whose appointment procedures have been suspended due to the suspension of the interviews to avoid the spread of COVID-19 infection. The sources revealed that the Department of Coordination and Follow-up of Public Education has begun to provide the educational zones with the names of applicants for supervisory positions, including heads of departments and assistant directors