All the aspirants aspiring to be a teacher, this is your chance to enter the government service. The much awaited notification by the Kerala State Education Department, the Kerala PSC LP/UP Assistant 2020 notification is out. Graduates with B.Ed (T.T.C), and KTET under 40 years can now apply for this golden opportunity. Applications are invited online from qualified candidates for selection to the under mentioned post in Kerala Government Service. Applications will be accepted through One Time Registration only. Here we look at the Kerala PSC LP/UP Assistant Vacancy announced.
Kerala PSC LP/ UP Assistant: Important Dates
- Date of Notification: December 31, 2019
- Last Date for Application: 05-02-2020 Wednesday upto 12:00 Midnight.
- Exam Date: Not yet announced
Kerala PSC LP/UP Assistant: Vacancies
The Kerala PSC had released around 6 official notices on the 11th of December 2019 announcing vacancies in the education department for the posts of LP/UP assistants. The notification includes direct appointment by transfer and NCA under the Education department. There are a total of 24 vacancies in various subjects. The posting is distributed in different government schools across the state of Kerala. The table below gives a brief overview about the various posts vacant in different schools across Kerala.
|Category Number||Name of Post||Vacancy||Salary|
|High School Assistant (Sanskrit)||Scheduled Caste – Kasaragod (One)
Muslim – Kasaragod –(One)
|382/2019||Part-Time High School Assistant (Arabic)||LC/AI Palakkad – 1 (One)||Rs. 19,000-43600/-|
|324/2019||L.P. School Assistant (Kannada Medium)||Kasaragod –(Eleven)||Rs 25,200-54000/-|
|323/2019||High School Assistant (Arabic)||Malappuram –(Two)
|368/2019||High School Assistant (Natural Science) (Kannada Medium)||Kasargod – Muslim (One)||Rs. 29,200-62,400/-|
|High School Assistant (Mathematics) (Malayalam Medium)||Hindu Nadar – (One)
Palakkad – SCCC (Scheduled Caste converts to Christianity – (Two)
Kasargod – LC/AI – (Two)
Scheduled Tribe –(One
- The vacancies include High School Assistant (Arabic) (By Transfer) – Education (323/2019), L.P. School Assistant (Kannada Medium) (By transfer) – Education (324/2019), High School Assistant (Natural Science) (Kannada Medium) – Education (Ist NCA) (368/2019), High School Assistant (Mathematics) (Malayalam Medium) – Education (Ist NCA) (369-372/2019), High School Assistant (Sanskrit) – Education (Ist NCA) (373-374/2019), and Part Time High School Assistant (Arabic) – Education (IInd NCA) (382/2019).
- Category 323/2019 contains 1 vacancy in Palakkad and 2 in Malappuram.
- Category 368/2019 has 1 Kasaragod muslim vacancy.
- Category 369/2019, 370/2019, 371/2019, 372/2019 respectively contain 2 vacancies of Palakkad SCCC, 2 Kasaragod LC/AI vacancies, 1 Kasaragod Hindu Nadar vacancy, 1 Kasaragod ST vacancy.
- Category 373/2019 and 374/2019 are respectively 1 Kasaragod SC and 1 Kasaragod Muslim vacancies.
- Category 382/2019 has 1 Palakkad vacancy.
- In category 324/2019 there are 11 vacancies of Kasaragod.
Kerala PSC LP/UP Assistant Vacancy: Eligibility Criteria
- Except the posts where recruitment is by transfer, the direct recruitment posts are open for candidates aged 18 to 43 years old. For those posts, it is necessary to have cleared the Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test (K-TET).
- Candidates with a degree in concerned subject, B.Ed / BT in concerned subject can apply for cat 368/2019. Those with bachelors degree in mathematics or statistics as main subject, and B.Ed / BT in concerned subject can go for cat 369-372/2019.
- Job seekers with either a degree in sanskrit and BEd / BT / LT, or a title of oriental learning in sanskrit and certificate in language teachers training can apply for cat 373-374/2019.
- Those with either a degree in Arabic or a degree with Arabic as one of the optional subjects under pattern II of part III and BEd / BT / LT, or a title of oriental learning in Arabic and certificate in language teachers training can apply for cat 382/2019.
- That being said, qualifiers of CTET, NET, SET, M.Phil, Ph.D, M.Ed. in respective subjects are exempted from acquiring TET
Kerala PSC LP/UP Assistant: Job Profile
The LP/ UP Assistant notification of Kerala PSC is for the Kerala State Education Department. The Lower Primary School Assistant (LPSA), and the Upper Primary School Assistant (UPSA) recruitment tests are to select the teachers for the government schools. There is a high chance for the candidates to get the job location near their houses. The LP/ UP Assistant is district-wise recruitment. So while applying towards the notification candidates should select their district to which they are applying. The LP and UP school teaching jobs are highly paid, and prestigious. Comparing to other PSC tests LP/ UP Assistant exam have low cut-off scores and fewer applicants in the niche.
So for those aiming for a career in teaching and that too a stable and most reliable government job, here is your chance. Since the Kerala PSC LP/UP Assistant Exam Date is yet to be announced, you will have enough time to prepare for the same if you start from today. To help you prepare for the exam the Entri app provides you with a number of video by experts on various topics. You can also practice for the exam by attempting the mock tests provided in this app.