GES Recruitment Application Guidelines 2022/2023

The Ghana Education Service (GES) Recruitment Application Guidelines, and Procedures 2022/2023. The GES recruitment is ongoing, we have provided guidelines on how to apply for GES recruitment for 2022/2023.

GES to Recruit 8,872 Staff Starting September have reported that the Ghana Education Service (GES) has started the recruitment of qualified graduates teachers who have completed their national service and wish to be recruited by the GES as teaching staff.


IMPORTANT: Please as of the time of publication, the Ghana Education Service (GES) 2022/2023 recruitment is yet to commence. This post is to guide interested applicants on the requirements and application process into the Ghana Education Service. Once the recruitment process commences, this post will be updated.

Applicants who intend to apply for the position of classroom teacher will be required to log onto to fill an online application form.

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has set requirement guidelines to recruit qualified newly trained teachers for the 2022/2023 academic year.

Per the guidelines, candidates who wish to be considered for employment as teachers under the GES should have completed and passed the final-year College of Education Examination.

Additionally, the candidates must have completed the mandatory national service and passed the Teacher Licensure Examination.

Such candidates should be prepared and ready to work wherever they will be posted by the GES.

GES Recruitment Application Requirements

The GES has indicated that candidates who wish to be considered for employment as teachers must have the following basic requirements.

Applicants who wish to apply should meet the following criteria:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Education
  • Must have completed National Service
  • Must have passed the Teacher Licensure Examination
  • Must be prepared to work wherever posted.

Persons who do not meet all four (4) conditions stated above need not apply and will not be shortlisted if they apply.

Priority will be given to graduates with degree in high demand subjects. (e.g. Early Childhood, French, Sciences, TVET etc).

The GES has indicated that the deadline for submission of application for recruitment is November 30, 2020, it is necessary to fill and complete the form for early recruitment, remember the “early bird catches the worm”

Additional requirements for completing the GES posting requirements are

  • Birth Certificate
  • Senior High Certificate (WASSCE)
  • Junior High Certificate (BECE)
  • SSNIT Number / TIN
  • NTC Certificate among others.

GES Recruitment Application Guidelines 2021

Applicants are to log on to to purchase a voucher code using their mobile money account at a charge of (GHC 5.00) and follow the necessary procedures.

Applicants should note the following steps:

A. Click on buy Voucher Code after logging onto

B. Select the Mobile Money Network you would like to make payment with e.g (MTN Mobile money, Vodafone Cash, Tigo Cash or Airtel Money)

C. Type your ten (10) digit Mobile money number e.g (0123456789)

D. Type your valid Email Adress e.g ([email protected])

E. Click submit and wait for approval.

F. Quickly go to your phone dialing page and dial *170#, select wallet, select My Approvals, enter your four digit PIN and select option one (1) (accept approval)

G. An SMS which contains your Voucher Code will be sent to your inbox.

I.Copy only the Voucher CODE e.g (UXPYTNDMKSGJI)

J. Go back to the official GES website, click on the Apply button under GES SHS Recruitment and follow the next procedure.

K. Fill your personal details correctly starting with your full name as it is shown on your Academic Credentials.

L. Provide your age, Gender, residential address, Contact Number, Email address, Nationality and Languages Spoken.

M. Provide your qualification that is the Program title you read in the University e.g (BA, BFA, BSc, or B.Ed)


N. State your number of years of teaching experience. E.g (1,2,3,4 or 5 )

O. Provide your First, Second & Third Subject of preference. Note that these subjects of preference must be selected based on what you studied in your respective tertiary institution. E.g (Geography, Economics & Social Studies) Choose this from the dialogue boxes assigned to.

P. State the non-teaching work experience that you have (If any)

Q. Choose 3 regions of your choice. E.g (1st=Greater Accra, 2nd = Central, & 3rd = Eastern)

R. Choose YES if you have completed your National Service.

S. Type the name of the NSS organization you served. E.g (Odoben Senior High School )

T. Type the Service Year E.g (2018 or 2018/2019)

U. Type your NSS NUMBER correctly.
Choose YES/NO if registered for the Licensure Exam. If YES, provide PIN and login.

V. Provide Schools attended starting from the highest to the lowest. That is from Tertiary to Basic.

W. Provide Schools names, the year you begun and completed.

X. Click SUBMIT and wait to receive a pop-up message which reads (Form submitted successfully, your application form is submitted Successfully).

GES Recruitment Application Deadline

The deadline for the submission of the application would be November 2020.

Please share this information with your friends who are interested in applying for the GES recruitment 2020.


  1. Please I have paid for the Voucher but I’m not seeing any thing concerning the directives given on the site. Can you do something about it for me please.

  2. Please make a provision for Person With Disability (PWD) when is time for recruitment in GES and also provide a space in the form for Person With Disability (PWD) to indicate that he/she is PWD Thank You.

  3. Please I am a diploma holder in community development and i want to apply for teaching appointment in the basic level can i get the chance?

  4. hooks if the government is failing you why dont you push it a safe way. i got 132 acres of plantain plantation and sugar cane plantation in Ada. workers are needed. a month will take $300. what you think

  5. Hello i have applied for the GES recruitment. I just applied for the on coming recruitment exams, and i have been given Greater Accra region.I am currently residing in kumasi. This will be a serious issue for me. I will like to know if my region of examination cannot be changed. Thank you

  6. I am an online applicant to the G.E.S Recruitment for S.H.S teacher. I watched the Deputy Minister ” PULSE” programe on JOY NEWS saying Diploma in Education not Basic education is considered for the recruitment and/or will be employed.
    Please I am Diploma in Education ( Direct) and Diploma General Agric holder. What is my fate?

  7. Hello i have applied for the GES Recruitment but in the Column of Registered for Licensure Exam No. i chose no but i have Registered for the Licensing Exams please help


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