The management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) after ending the issuance of Inter/Intra district reposting assurance letters on Friday, September 30, 2022, has extended the issuance deadline to Friday, November 11, 2022.
In a communique sighted by AcademicWeek, the Education Service said the extension is to give prospective staff who could not meet the initial deadline the opportunity to go through the process smoothly to complete the process.
All Regional/Metropolitan/Municipal, District Directors and the entire staff of GES are to take note of the new date. Completed applications should be forwarded to GES Headquarters by Monday, November 14, 2022,” it stated.
Process for 2022 GES inter-district reposting
Step 1: An Applicant seeks Assurance from their Region of choice through their Metro/Municipal/District Directors of Education.
Step 2: After securing the assurance letter, the applicant then applies for Release from his/her current Metro/Municipal/District Education Office.
The Metro/Municipal/District Director writes a covering letter after the applicant has completed an inter-regional transfer form and attached all necessary documents (Eg. Current Payslip, Assurance Letter, Certificates, Bank Clearance)
Step 3: The Metro/Municipal/District Director forwards the applicant’s documents to the Regional Education Office for onward submission to the Director-General for final approval.
Step 4: After the Director-General’s approval is given, the Regional Director issues a release letter to the applicant to complete the reposting process.
Note: A teacher seeking Inter-Regional reposting can only be released by the Regional Director after the Director-General has given final approval to the applicant.
New process for 2022 GES inter-regional reposting
Step 1: An Applicant seeks for an Assurance of Vacancy from a preferred Metro/Municipal/District within the Region.
Step 2: After securing the assurance letter, the applicant applies for Release from his/her current Metro/Municipal/District by attaching all necessary documents (E.g. Current Payslip, Assurance Letter, Certificates, Bank Clearance, etc.).
The Metro/Municipal/District Director then recommends the applicant’s Release to the Regional Director.
Step 3: The Metro/Municipal/District Director forwards the applicant’s documents to the Regional Education Office for the Regional Director to give final approval.
Step 4: After the final approval is given, the current Metro/Municipal/District Director and Head of Basic/SHS are informed accordingly.
Note: A teacher seeking Inter District reposting can only be released when the Regional Director has given the final approval letter.