The Director-General of Ghana Education Service GES has warned Teachers who were holding the position of headmaster/headmistress and no more headmaster/headmistress but are receiving responsibility allowance to better alert his office so that they will take him or her off the responsibility allowance or face the consequences if found.
Addressing the media on Thursday, 26th of August 2021, the Director-General of Ghana Education Service, prof. Opoku Amankwa disclosed that his outfit has paid 41,066 Teachers who holding additional positions in various schools across the country.
He made it clear that his office will always make sure the make the list available to the various regional offices across the country. He added that any headteacher holding another position in the school and deserve to be taking responsibility allowance but is not taking should cross-check in their Regional Education offices to alert them.
But Prof. Opoku Amankwa stated that some teachers are illegally taking the responsibility allowance meanwhile they are not qualified to take it. He, therefore, called on those Teachers to make a move by alerting the Education to be taken off or face the consequences should they investigate and found them.