Full Time




Machakos School, a renowned educational institution, is seeking dedicated and qualified educators to join our team. We have exciting teaching opportunities available on the Board of Management (B.O.M) terms for various subject combinations. If you are passionate about teaching and meet the specified criteria, we invite you to apply for one of the following positions:

Open Positions

1. English/Literature Teacher (2 Posts)

2. Mathematics/Chemistry Teacher (1 Post)

3. Mathematics/Physics Teacher (1 Post)

Key Requirements

To be considered for these positions, applicants should meet the following criteria:

Kenyan Citizenship: All applicants must be Kenyan citizens.

TSC Registration: Applicants should be registered with the Teachers Service Commission (TSC).

Educational Qualifications: Candidates should possess a minimum of a Diploma/Degree in Education from a recognized college or university.

Application Deadline

Interested candidates are required to submit their applications no later than 2:00 p.m. on Friday, 8th September 2023.

Application Submission

Please address your applications to:



P.O. BOX 39-90100, MACHAKOS

Interview Date

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews scheduled for Monday, 11th September 2023, beginning at 9:00 a.m..

Yours Faithfully,




Chief Principal, Machakos School

4th September 2023

Expert Tips To Be A Successful Applicant

  1. Customize Your Application: Tailor your application to showcase your qualifications, skills, and passion for teaching in line with the subject combination you’re applying for. For example, if you’re applying for the English/Literature position, highlight your expertise in English language and literature studies.

  2. Professionalism Matters: Ensure your application is professionally crafted. Use correct grammar, formatting, and a clear, concise writing style. This reflects your ability to communicate effectively, a vital skill for any educator.

  3. Highlight Your Teaching Approach: In your cover letter, briefly explain your teaching methodology and how it aligns with Machakos School’s values. For instance, if you’re applying for the Mathematics/Chemistry role, emphasize your innovative teaching methods for these subjects.

  4. Demonstrate Continuous Learning: Showcase your commitment to professional growth. Mention any relevant workshops, certifications, or advanced degrees you’ve pursued. This demonstrates your dedication to staying updated in your field.

  5. Team Player Mentality: Emphasize your ability to collaborate with colleagues, as teamwork is valued at Machakos School. Share an example of a successful teamwork experience in a previous teaching role.
  6. Passion for Student Development: Express your dedication to nurturing students’ holistic development. Provide an example of how you’ve gone above and beyond to support a student’s growth, whether academically or personally.
  7. Community Involvement: Highlight any involvement in extracurricular activities or community initiatives related to education. This demonstrates your commitment to the broader educational community.
  8. Professional References: Include references from your previous teaching roles to strengthen your application. Ensure you have permission from these references to share their contact information.

By following these expert tips, you’ll present a compelling application that reflects your suitability for the teaching positions at Machakos School. We look forward to receiving your application and meeting potential candidates who share our commitment to providing quality education. Join us on this journey of ‘Wisdom Ahead.’

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