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DepEd Senior High School Teaching Positions

To those who are interested to become public school teachers with the Deped’s Senior High School Program (Grades 11 & 12). Application ends October 30, 2015. Salary starts at P20,000 – P40,000 a month.

What is Senior High School?

Senior High School (SHS) covers the last two years of the K to 12 program and includes Grades 11 and 12. In SHS, students will go through a core curriculum and subjects under a track of their choice.

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The Department of Education (DepEd) calls for expressions of intent for full-time and part-time teaching positions in the Senior High School (SHS, Grades 11 and 12) for School Year (SY) 2016-2017.

This call is addressed to qualified and highly-competent teachers, professionals, practitioners, and experts who are interested in teaching the core curriculum and/or applied and specialized subjects under the four SHS tracks:

  1. Core curriculum – Language, Humanities, Communication (Media and Information Literacy), Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Philosophy, and Physical Education and Health
  2. Applied Track subjects in the Academic Track and/or specialized subjects under the following strands:
    1. Accountancy, Business and Management (ABM)
    2. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
    3. Humanities and Social Science (HUMSS)
    4. General Academic (GA)
  3. Applied Track subjects in Technical-Vocational-Livelihood (TVL), and/or specialized subjects under the following strands:
    1. Agri-Fishery Arts
    2. Home Economics (HE)
    3. Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
    4. Industrial Arts
  4. Applied and specialized subjects Arts and Design
  5. Applied and specialized subjects Sports


Philippine citizenship is required. All interested individuals may submit their expression of intent to their local DepEd Schools Division Office (SDO) on or before October 30, 2015. The following documents shall also be submitted:

Mandatory requirements for all applicants:

  • Letter of intent which shall indicate the following information:
    1. Statement of purpose/expression of interest
    2. Track(s)/Strand(s)/Subjects(s) applying for
    3. Preferred school(s), if any
  • CSC Form 212, Revised 2005 (Personal Data Sheet) in two (2) copies with the latest 2×2 ID picture
  • Certified photocopy of certificates of relevant specialized trainings, if any
  • Certified copy of Voter’s ID and/or any proof of residency
  • National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) clearance
  • Omnibus certification of authenticity and veracity of all documents submitted, signed by the applicant

Additional requirements for permanent full-time positions:

  • Certified photocopy of Diploma on Bachelor’s degree
  • Certified photocopy of Transcript of Records with at least 15 units of specialization in relevant strand/specialized subject
  • Certified photocopy of Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) professional ID card/certificate of registration /license, if available
  • Certified photocopy of ratings obtained in the Licensure Examination for teachers(LET)/Professional Board Examination for Teachers (PBET), if available

Additional requirements for TVL teacher-applicants (for both full-time and part-time):

  • Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) National Certificate (NC) of at least one level higher than course to be taught in subject to be taught (e.g. at least NC-III in SMAW to teach SMAW-NC-II)
  • Certified photocopy of Trainers Methodology Certificate (TMC), if available

Additional requirement for Arts & Design and Sports Tracks teacher-applicants:

  • Certified photocopy of Certification of Proficiency/Recognition from recognized and respectable relevant associations/organizations/guild

Additional requirement for HEI/TVI faculty:

  • Certified photocopy of Certification of Status of Employment/Service Record from HEI/TVI

Salaries will range from Php19,940 (Salary Grade 12) to Php39,493 (Salary Grade 21). The purpose of this call is to have a preliminary pool. Once the teaching positions are created, SDOs shall publish vacancies for a period of ten (10) days in compliance with RA No. 7041 (Publication Law). Interested candidates shall be required to submit their formal application. They shall then be ranked following DepEd’s evaluation criteria and selection process, which will be issued at a later date. Hiring and placement of successful applicants shall be according to the following general guidelines:

  1. Priority shall be based on ranking.
  2. Affected/displaced faculty from higher education institutions shall likewise be given priority.
  3. The teaching rank, salary grade and status of appointment will depend on the applicant’s qualifications.
  4. Permanent full-time status shall only be given to applicants with PRC teaching license and/or appropriate certification.
  5. The DepEd SDO shall determine the applicants’ school assignments in consultation with the SHS.

For more information, contact the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Development at telephone nos. (632) 633-7206 or your local DepEd SDO.

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11 thoughts on “DepEd Senior High School Teaching Positions”

  1. good day! Elementary teacher po ako! pwede po ba akong magturo sa Senior High School, CORE SUBJECTS Filipino ang Area Specialization ko, 18 Units sa Doctoral. Thanks po sa repsonse

  2. Senior HighSchool Teacher and willing to evaluate if I am qualified
    I completed my Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Engineering degree in 1997
    With 39 units of Master of Arts Education Mathematics in National Teachers College 2014
    and 24 Units of Education in Adamson University 2003 . I have 10 years experience teaching in College level. License Professional Teachers in Mathematics

  3. Good day mam. Ive been teaching for four years as a drivi ng nc 2 as a tvet instructor in our lgu. Would i qualify to be shs teacher in industrial arts.i dont have or taken let yet

  4. Sir/Ma’am;
    Good day!
    I’am graduated in 2 year course in the major of computer technology. Then plus for my Computer Sysrems Servicing NCII. Can i apply for Senior High TVL tract for ICT? Thank you

  5. Sa ngaun po nagkapagturo nako sa senior high na ang status ko ay T3. Bumaba na po ang reclass item ko na MT1 hnd ko ba yun pwedeng dalhin sa senior high?

  6. Sir/Ma’am:

    Good day!

    My course is Bachelor of Secondary Education major in English and I passed the LET examination last March 2016. Before I took up my education course, I had my vocational course in HIGH SKILL TECHNICAL TRAINING CENTER INCORPORATED and I took up Computer Science-Basic.
    Can I apply for senior high school? I’am willing to be a part of the new senior high and most of all I will do my best of my knowledge to teach and to be a part of the organization.
    Thank you so much.

  7. Sir/Ma’am;

    Good day!

    I’am graduated in Technical Vocational Livelihood major in Bookkeeping NC III and successfully passer on the said qualification. And i also had certificate for Trainer’s Methodology Level 1. can i apply for senior high?.. but, based on the TVL Track Bookkeeping NC III is applied for the ABM track…

  8. my documents were already submitted in our division and we were done in the process, my rqa-72.73.
    currently my teaching pisition in the public is teacher III, what will be salary grade in senior high school?

  9. hi there! i am a retired high school teacher from the secondary public school..two years ago..i have 42 units of MA in English…can i still apply for the Senior High…..thanks..Ms Damacita Ilas


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