The study focused on factors influencing teacher turnover in public secondary schools in
Monduli district. The study particularly sought to investigate factors influencing teacher
turnover, impact of teacher turnover and strategies to retain. This study therefore
investigated the factors responsible for this revolving door also called teacher turnover in
public secondary schools in Monduli District.
A sample size of 66 respondents was employed so as to get relevant and reliable
information concerning to the study and probability and non probability sampling
procedures was utilized to get this sample. Primary data and secondary data were utilized
whereby social survey and interview used as method of data collection. Also questionnaire
and interview schedule were utilized to get primary data. Data analysis was employed both
qualitative and quantitative; whereby SPSS Version 16 also employed.
The findings revealed that, there are lack of motivation, poor working conditions, poor
pay, poor management or supervision which were categorized under factors significantly
influencing teacher turnover in public secondary schools in Monduli District. Lastly, the
study findings also demonstrate that factors like better pay elsewhere, low status of the
teaching profession and competitive conditions elsewhere also brought about teacher
The study recommends that all stakeholders especially policy makers and government
should consider putting in place policies and strategies that will attract and retain teachers
to ensure better retention rates for the good of the whole education system in Monduli
District and Tanzania as a whole. Thus, the Government must therefore pay teachers well;
provide them with economic incentives, and involve them in decision making. These can
motivate teachers to stay in public secondary schools in Monduli District.
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