A ‘new deal’ for teachers, school staff
MIRI: The Education Ministry has announced a “new deal” for those in the teaching profession.
Teachers, headmasters, principals and staff of schools that have excelled in academic, extracurricular and sporting activities will be given additional “ganjaran” (incentives) such as better annual increments, promotions and other financial and material benefits as a reward for their extra effort.
Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, announcing this here Thursday, said the Government would implement this new merit-based pay structure for those in the teaching profession starting next year.
“This new deal for those in the teaching profession will take effect next year based on the achievements of their schools this year.