1.WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF ONE IS PREGNANT AND WISHES TO DO THE NATIONAL SERVICE THIS YEAR AND DURING THE SERVICE SHE GIVES BIRTH. WHAT WILL BE HER FATE? WILL THAT VICTIM BE GIVEN SOME DAYS OFF AND CONTINUE AFTER THE MATERNITY LEAVE?
The persona will be given maternal leave with pay and return after the maternity leave has expired. Currently, female workers who goes on maternity leave are entitled to twelve (12) weeks which is equivalent to 84 days, hence when these number of days elapses, you will have to report to your designated station.
2.WOULD YOU BE ALLOWED TO DO YOUR SEVICE WHEN YOU OWE SCHOOL FEES?
According to the constitution, National Service is mandatory and nothing can stop one from offering it.
Moreover, no college principal has the right to exclude your name from the list that will be submitted to the National Scheme for registration. If any student owes school fees, that’s between the student and
3.WHAT ARE THE RULES REGARDING THE SELECTION OF REGIONS? CAN CHOOSE ACCRA AND KUMASI AT THE SAME TIME?
Yes, one can choose both. Every trainee/student is given the opportunity to select any three regions of their choice and as matter of fact, you take your own decision by choosing the most convenient places of choice. Not true. You will select any three regions of your choice.
4.IS THERE A PROBABILITY THAT I CAN BE POSTED TO A NON-EDUCATIONAL SECTOR FOR MY NATIONAL SERVICE (e.g. HARBOUR, DVLA, COCOBOD)?
This is not possible because you cannot get posted to any other place apart from the classroom. It will interest you to know that those non-educational sectors are occupied by the university graduates during NSS and not college graduates.
REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY ONGOING AND WE ARE URGING ALL COLLEGES OF EDUCATION GRADUATES TO REGISTER.
WE WISH THEM ALL THE BEST OF LUCK IN THEIR EFFORTS BEING PUT UP TO ENABLE THEM JOIN THE CHALK FRATERNITY IN SOME MONTHS TO COME.
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