The WBBPE (West Bengal Board of Primary Education) announced openings for Assistant Teachers Post. The applications will be accepted from candidates who have qualified TET-2014. The total number of vacancies will be 42,949. This recruitment will reduce the demand-supply gap of primary teachers in West Bengal to a great extent. The government has basically invited applications for the vacant teacher’s posts across WB primary schools. Below here candidates will find details of the notification, eligibility, recruitment and application process.
WB (West Bengal) Primary Teachers recruitment- 42,949
The WBBE (West Bengal Board of Education) have notified Assistant Teacher’s openings for West Bengal region. The number of posts is more than 42,000. The jobs will be permanent. The teachers will be placed across government sponsored Junior Basic & Primary schools. The vacancy categorization is as follows;
For every government job opening, eligibility criteria are among the most critical phases. Without passing all criteria, a candidate’s application form is likely to get cancelled. Therefore, it is extremely essential to understand the eligibility terms for WBBPE (West Bengal Board of Primary Education) Assistant Teachers opening:
- Nationality: Candidates are required to be Indian citizen. In case they belong to other nationality, it should be eligible by the Indian Government.
- Age Limit: Candidates are required to have completed minimum 18 years age as on 1st January 2016. The maximum age limit for candidates applying for the post is 40 years.
- Educational Qualification: The WBBPE has set the following eligibility criteria with respect to educational qualification of the candidates.
|SL. no||Educational Qualification|
|1||HSC Pass under WB-CHSC (West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education) or a similar qualification with minimum 50 percent marks. Plus 2-year Elementary Education diploma (in accordance with NCERT)|
|2||Graduate with a 2-year Elementary Education Diploma (NCERT Approved) and have qualified TET|
|3||Should be able to read, speak and write in language/medium for which the candidate is applying.|
|4||Secondary Pass certificate or equivalent qualification with English and Mathematics is a must for each candidate applying.|
The selection procedure of recruitment of Primary teachers for WBBPE has been sub-categorized further. While there will be aptitude tests and interviews, candidates will also be judged based on various other criteria. Candidates will be called for interview/tests after the screening of the application forms. The basic steps of selection procedure are described below:
|Sl. No||Test/Criteria for awarding points||Total points|
|1||SSC Passed under WBBSE or similar qualification||5|
|2||HSC Passed under BEESE or similar qualification||10|
|3||Elementary Education Trained||15|
|4||TET (Teacher Eligibility Test)||05|
|6||Interview or Viva-Voce||05|
|7||A) Aptitude Test||05|
|B) Teaching Experience (of Para-Teacher)|
The application process is in online mode. Candidates are required to go to the official website/link of the WBBPE. The link is www.wbsed.gov.in and www.wbbpe.org. Once candidates visit the official website, they can avail the application form which needs to be duly filled as per the eligibility criteria.
Below are the important dates for WBBPE- Assistant Teacher recruitment:
- Application Date: 30/09/2016
- Application form-fill up last date: 07/10/2016
- Admit card- To be updated later
- Test/Interview date- To be updated later
- Official Website: wbsed.gov.in
- Application process: Online