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KUWAIT CITY, June 27: The Undersecretary for Administrative Affairs at the Ministry of Education Rajaa Bouarki announced the launch of training courses for the employees of the passport departments in the educational zones regarding the procedures for renewing residency for expatriate teachers working in schools, reports Aljarida daily. In a press statement, Bouarki explained that the ministry has agreed with the Ministry of Interior to provide this service in the educational zones with the aim of facilitating and simplifying procedures, which contributes to the speedy completion of transactions for the expatriates.
The Department of Development and Progress will organize these training courses for all employees of the passports departments in the educational zones to inform them about how to deal with the program used by the Ministry of Interior for residency purposes, as well as the mechanism for booking appointments for those who wish to complete their transactions.
The Ministry of Interior has been very cooperative in providing this service since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic until now, as the service has been developed to include the educational zones and the ministry’s head office. Meanwhile, Director of the Development and Progress Department at the Ministry of Education Faisal Al-Jutaili affirmed the ministry’s keenness to develop services and implement digital transformation in various fields. He said the ministry had recently worked in coordination with the Ministry of Interior to provide residency renewal services for expatriate teachers and administrators in the six educational zones. During his attendance at the training workshop for the employees of the Passport Departments in the Hawally and Jahra areas at the Jabriya Training Center in the presence of the Director of Human Resources Department Saud Al-Juwaiser, Al-Jutaili said the ministry has completed the procedures for operating residency renewal services in educational zones for all expatriate workers.
He explained that the aim of this service is to reduce the pressure on the passport employees in the ministry’s head office, and to provide the service in an easier and faster way for teachers in their educational zones. The department will organize this training course for all workers in the passports departments in the six educational zones so that these employees can operate renewal services and transfer information to expatriate employees working in educational zones in accordance with the procedures and controls set by the Ministry of Interior.
Al-Jutaili expressed his appreciation and gratitude for the tangible cooperation provided by all relevant parties in this aspect. He explained that the courses will be given to 50 employees of the passport departments in the educational zones. A total of 14 employees in Jahra and Hawally educational zones, and 16 employees in the Capital and Farwaniya zones will be trained, in addition to 20 employees from Ahmadi and Mubarak Al-Kabeer zones who will be trained at the Mubarak Al-Kabeer Training Center from Sunday for two day