DepEd Hiring 75,242 Public School Teachers for SY 2018 – 2019

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The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has approved the creation of 75,242 teaching positions for kindergarten/ elementary, junior high school (JHS), and senior high school (SHS) for SY 2018-2019. This is in line with the request made by the Department of Education (DepEd) in order to address the inadequate number of teaching personnel in public schools nationwide.

The funding requirements to cover salaries and other forms of compensation for the new positions shall be charged against the FY 2018 Built-in Appropriations (New School Personnel Positions). Notably, only filled positions will be covered by the DBM’s issuance of a Special Allotment Release Order (SARO).

DBM Regional Offices and the DBM Organization, Position Classification and Compensation Bureau (OPCCB) shall issue the corresponding Notice of Organization, Staffing, and Compensation Action (NOSCA) direct to the DepEd – Division Offices for Kinder, Elementary, and SHS and to the DepEd- Implementing Units for JHS positions based on  the deployment reports submitted by the DepEd.

The DepEd has been allocated a budget of P553.31 billion this year, higher than the P543.186 billion last year.

Bulk of the needed 75,242 new teachers are for kindergarten and elementary with 40,642 teaching personnel to be hired. Around 34,244 new teachers are needed for junior high schools and 356 for senior high schools.

The 75, 242 new teaching positions are summarized as follows:

New DepEd Teaching Positions for SY 2018 – 2019

REGION Kinder/ Elementary Junior High School Senior High School TOTAL
(Teacher I) (Teacher I) (Teacher II)
ARMM 1,832 626 2 2,460
CAR 459 348 4 811
NCR 2803 2,281 1 5,085
Region  1 1373 1,595 58 3,026
Region 2 1298 836 29 2,163
Region 3 4617 3,369 33 8,019
Region 4A 6884 4,271 31 11,186
Region 4B 1681 1,621 21 3,323
Region 5 2739 3,160 17 5,916
Region 6 2427 2,570 92 5,089
Region 7 3651 2,634 32 6,317
Region 8 1780 2,334 10 4,124
Region 9 1556 1,831 1 3,388
Region 10 2079 1,675 13 3,767
Region 11 2147 2,194 3 4,344
Region 12 2156 1,666 4 3,826
CARAGA 1160 1,233 5 2,398
TOTAL 40,642 34244 356 75,242
Source: DBM

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