High School Assistant (Social studies) (By transfer) in Education

Gazette Date: 31/12/2012
Last Date: 06 /02/2013
Category No: 671/2012
Applications must be submitted online through the official website of the Commission after
'ONE TIME REGISTRATION' .Candidates who have already registered can apply through their profile
1 Department : Education
2 Name of post : High School Assistant (Social Studies) Malayalam Medium
By Transfer
3 Scale of pay : `14,620-25,280/-

4 No. of vacancies : District wise
2. Kollam
3. Pathanamthitta
4. Alappuzha
5. Kottayam
6 Idukki
7. Ernakulam
8. Thrissur Anticipated Vacancies
9. Palakkad
10. Malappuram
11. Kozhikode
12 Wayanad
13 Kannur
14 Kasaragod
Note:- (i) In the absence of suitable candidates the vacancies set apart for By Transfer
recruitment shall be filled by the Candidates from the Ranked List prepared for direct
(ii) Separate ranked list will be prepared for each district in pursuance of this notification.
Ranked list thus prepared and published by the Commission shall remain in force for a
minimum period of one year, subject to the condition that the said list will continue to
be in force till the publication of a new list after the expiry of the minimum period of
one year or till the expiry of three years which ever is earlier. Candidates will be
advised for appointment against the vacancies reported during the currency of the list.
In case no candidate is advised from the ranked list till the expiry of the period of three
years, the duration of the ranked list shall be extended for a further period of one year
or till at least one candidate is advised from the list whichever is earlier.
(iii) The selection in pursuance of this notification will be made on a Revenue District
basis,subject to the special conditions laid down in G.O(Ms) No 154/71/PD dated
27/05/1971. A candidate advised for appointment in one Revenue district from the
ranked list prepared is not eligible for transfer to another district unless he/she
completes 5 years continuous service from the date of commencement of service in the
former district. Even if transfer is allowed after 5 years,it will be subject to the rules in
GO(MS) No.4/61/PD dated,02.01.1961. But as per the GO (P) No.12/96/P&ARD dated
16.3.1996 the condition of 5 years service is not applicable for transfer to the districts
of Idukki, Wayanad and Kasargod districts. The concession will be available only for
getting transfer to these districts, but not for getting transfer out of these districts. And
this concession will be granted only once in the career of a Government Servant
Candidates already in Government service holding the same post in any one district
are prohibited from applying again for this post,but they can apply to higher posts
when notified.
(iv) Application should not be submitted to more than one district in response to this
notification. If applications are submitted contrary to the above direction and if selected
his/her name will be removed from the ranked lists and disciplinary action will be
taken against him/her .Candidates should note the name of concerned district against
the relevant column of the online application.
(v) The Rules regarding the reservation of appointment contemplated in Article 14 to 17 in
Part II of the KS&SSR are not applicable to recruitment by transfer.
5 Method of appointment : Recruitment by transfer from among the employees who
have completed the prescribed service and who are
working as Clerk/Typist/Attender/Peon in Education
Department. The applicant should be an approved
Probationer/ Full member of the above subordinate
Service .
6 Age limit : Not applicable.
7. Qualifications :-
(A) A degree in the concerned subject and B.Ed/BT in the concerned subject conferred
or recognized by the Universities in Kerala (Concerned subjects are specified in
Note 3(a) below).
Note :- 1. Diploma in Rural Service awarded by the National Council for Rural Higher
Education will also be treated as equivalent to Degree for the above purpose
2. If there is a written test the question paper for the written test will be in Malayalam
candidates should answer the question in Malayalam.
3. (a) The applicants should have taken History or Economics or Geography or Politics
or Commerce or philosophy or Music or Sociology or Psychology as Main subject for
(b) Graduates in Hindi and Arabic who have taken History as subsidiary for degree
and English and Social Studies for B.Ed are eligible to apply. Graduates in Kannada
who have taken English and Social Studies as optional for B.Ed Course form
Karnataka University are also eligible to apply for the post.
(c) B.A Degree with Islamic History Main, General Economics and Political Science
(Subsidiaries) and B.Ed in History is also acceptable for the above post (as per
GO(MS) No.21/94/G.Edn dated 21.02.1994)
(d) Graduates in Islamic History and Arabic main who have taken Social Studies for
B.Ed Or Graduates in Islamic History (Main) and Indian History and political Science
as subsidiary and B.Ed with History OR Graduates in Islamic History (Main) and
Political Science and General Economics as subsidiaries and B.Ed with Social Studies
are also eligible to apply for the post as per G.O.(MS) No.161/88/G.Edn dated
(e) Graduates in Islamic History and Urdu double main and B.Ed in social studies
OR Graduation in Islamic History Main, General Economics and Indian History
(Subsidiaries) and B.Ed in History Or Graduation in Islamic History and Arabic Main
and B.Ed in History are also eligible to apply for the post (as per GO
(MS)No.254/90/G Edn dated 05.12.1990)
4. Post Graduates in concerned subject with B.Ed/BT/LT in the concerned subject are
also eligible to apply for the post.
(B) Service as Clerk/Typist /Attender/Peon in the Education Department with not
less than 5 years as on the date of application.
Candidates should keep a service certificate (in original) in the form prescribed below
from the Head of Office/Department and produce as and when called for.
Service Certificate
1 Name of Candidate :
2 Name of Post held by the applicant with scale of
3 Name of the Department in which now working :
4 Name of the Subordinate Service towhich the
applicant belongs
5 Date of commencement of Service and date of
Commencement of Probation
6 Whether the applicant is an approved
Probationer or Full Member of the Service
7 Community and Religion as entered in the
Service Records
(In the case of SC/ST/OBC only)
Service Particulars
of post
Period Length of Service Date of declaration of
From To Year Month Days
Total Service
Certified that the above details in respect of Shri/Smt.......................................................who is
an approved Probationer/ Full member of the......................................................................Subordinate
service have been verified by me with service particulars as given in the Service Book of the Candidate
and that they are found correct. Also certified that Shri/
eligible to apply for the post of High School Assistant (Social Studies)Malayalam Medium By
Transfer as per the provisions contained in Rule 2 (13) of Part I, KS&SS Rule 1958
Signature :
Name & Designation of the Head of office:
(Office Seal)
8 Last date for receipt of applications: 06/02/.2013 Wednesday up to12.00 midnight.
9 Mode of submitting application :-
Candidates shall register as per 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION ' system on the Official Website
of Kerala Public Service Commission '' for applying for the post. Candidates who
have registered shall apply by logging in to their profile using their User- ID and password.
Candidates shall click on the 'Apply Now' button of the respective posts in the Notification link for
applying for a post. No application fee is required. Candidates can view and have a print-out of the
details in the profile by clicking the link Registration Card, if required. Candidates are responsible for
the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before applying for a post,
candidates must ensure correctness of the information in their profile. They must quote the User- ID
for further communication with the Commission. Applications once submitted will be received as
provisional and particulars shall not be deleted or altered after submission. Applications submitted
not in accordance with the conditions of the notification will be summarily rejected. Documents to
prove qualification, community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.
10 Address to which applications are to be submitted:
11 If a written test/OMR test is conducted as part of the selection Admission Tickets of eligible
candidates will be made available in the website of Kerala Public Service Commission.
Candidates are instructed to download their Admission Tickets as per the instructions given in
the website.
(For details, including photo ID Card etc please see the General Conditions given )