DBM Approves Creation of 1,310 Positions for Special Education Teachers

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHERS

Last August 3, 2018, the DBM approved the creation of 1,310 positions for SPED Teacher I, with Salary Grade 14, or a total annual compensation of PhP 455,839. These positions were requested for by the Department of Education (DepEd) to address the faculty requirement of Special Education Centers or schools which aim to provide access to basic education among children with special needs. These positions form part of the 81,240 teaching and teaching-related positions approved for creation in the 2018 National Budget. Of these positions, 1,944 are for SPED Teacher…