Hardship regions are regions that the authorities has researched and found out that humans in the ones regions warfare to get food, because of scarce rains, floods and such. Hence authorities personnel running beneathneath the ones harsh situations do get a few sum of money to compensate them for the excessive dwelling prices of these places.
Due to that Teachers Service Commission, will pay extra coins known as complication allowances to instructors operating in regions labeled as difficulty.
The authorities publicizes a place to be a trouble region whilst the subsequent are observed;
Lack of or unavailability or inaccessibility to food,
Inadequate delivery and verbal exchange network,
Limited fundamental social offerings and amenities,
Persistent harsh climatic situations like flooding, landslides and drought,
Insecurity and excessive opportunity of protection threats.
Teachers running withinside the complication regions get allowances on the stop of every month as follows;
GRADETSC SCALEFORMER JOB GROU PHardship Allowance- in Kshs in keeping with Month1B55G6, 6002C16H8, 2003C27I10,9004C38J12,3005C49K14,6506C510L17,1007D111M27,3008D212N27,3009D313P31,50010D414Q31,50011D515R
The listing Below constitutes of the counties which are taken into consideration to be worry Areas;
NO.COUNTY1.Turkana2.Mandera County3.Wajir County4.Marsabit County5.Samburu County6.West Pokot County7.Tana River County8.Narok County9.Kwale County10.Garissa County11.Kilifi County12.Taita Taveta County13.Isiolo County14.Lamu County
N/B; It must be stated that a few counties had been indexed below problem regions, however now no longer all faculties had been captured through the fee as trouble centres.
Recently TSC launched a round disclosing that a few counties were scrapped from the listing of complication regions, therefore instructors running in the ones regions might not be receiving trouble allowances as from January 2021.
All Sub-counties in Nyandarua County have now been scrapped off the listing of hassle regions. Also affected are Kigumo, Murang’a, Kandara and Nyahururu Sub- Counties.
Other subcounties that have been added or removed from the list of hardship areas will be updated as soon as possible.