Ghana’s Education Service and recognized teacher unions in the country after consultations agreed to renew the Collective Agreement which last expired in 2011.The teacher unions in August 2020 renewed and signed the Collective Agreement for teaching staff within the Ghana Education Service (GES).
This document is always cited as the Collective Agreement for teachers in full employment within the Ghana Education Service (GES). It is effective January 2020.
The Collective Agreement apply to all full-time teachers within the GES who are members of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), National Association of Graduate Teachers
(NAGRAT) and Coalition of Concerned Teachers Ghana (CCT GH) under the leadership of GNAT
The purpose of this Agreement is to set forth the conditions of service relating to salaries, wages, hours of work and other conditions and rules of employment. Both parties do recognize and agree to promote the growth and development of co-operation, trust, respect and fairness and endeavour to uphold these values in the formulation of policies and standards of management in the GES.
Collective Agreement for Teaching Staff Withing GES (2020) is a must have for all teachers withing the Ghana Education Service.