Gazette Date: 29/06/2013
 Last Date: 31/07/2013
 Category No: 166/2013
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
1 Department : Education
2 Name of post : High School Assistant( Physical Science) Tamil
3 Scale of pay : Rs14,620 – 25,280/-
4 No. of vacancies : District wise
Idukki – 3 (Three)
Thiruvananthapuram - 2 (Two)

Note:- (i) A ranked list will be prepared for Idukki district in pursuance of this notification. The
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 whichever is earlier. Candidates will be
advised for appointment against the aforesaid vacancies and also against the vacancies,
if any, 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.
(ii) 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. Candidates already in Government service
holding this post in any one District are prohibited from applying again for this post.
But they can apply to higher posts when notified. (iii) 3% of vacancies for the post shall be reserved for eligible PH Candidates vide GO (P)
 No. 11/2009/SWD dated 10.02.2009.
5 Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6 Age limit : Age :18-40, Only candidates born between 2.1.1973
and 1.1.1995 (both dates included) are eligible to apply
for the post. Other Backward Communities and SC/ST
candidates are eligible for usual age relaxation
Note:- For concessions regarding upper age limit, subject to the condition that the maximum age
limit shall in no case exceed 50 years. Please see para (2) of the General Conditions under part II
of this Notification.
7. Qualifications
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 (iii)
Note:- (i). Diploma in Rural Service awarded by the National Council for Rural Higher
 education will be treated as equivalent to Degree for the above purpose.
(ii). Candidates applying for the post should have sufficient knowledge in Tamil , which
 will be tested at the time of interview.
 (iii) The applicants should have taken Physics/chemistry as main subject for graduation.
 Degree in Geology (Main) with Physics and Chemistry as subsidiary subjects with
 B.Ed Degree (Physical Science) can also be considered as an alternative qualification
 for the post (G.O (Ms) No. 195/96/G.Edn. Dated, 02/07/1996).
 (iv). Post Graduates in concerned subject with B.Ed/BT are also eligible to apply for the
(v). Post title degree holders are not eligible to apply for the post of high School Assistant.
(vi). Degree in the concerned subject and B.Ed means B.Ed should also be in the
 concerned subject.3
(i) Preference will be given as laid down in G.O. (MS) No. 50/70/PD. Dated 12.02.70 and G.O.
(MS)No 9/78/ G.En. Dated 21.1.78 to the wives of Jawans in the matter of recruitment as
teachers if they possess the prescribed qualifications. Soldiers in active service and those
working in Base Establishment are included under the terms of Jawans. Wives of Jawans
must select “Are you entitled to any priority” as “Yes” on on-line application and give
details in the following space. Such candidates should produce proper certificate from the
Officer Commanding stating the Name, Military rank and Military address of their husbands
and produce the same as and when required by the Commission (G.O. (MS
No.509/64/Edn.Dated 19.9.64, G.O. (Ms)No.614/65/Edn. Dated 9.11.65 and G.O.
(Ms)No.243/66/Edn.Dated 27.05.66)
(ii) First class scouts and guides will be given preference in the matter of appointment as
teachers (G.O.M.S) No.122/75/G.Edn. Dated 27.05.1975)and G.O (MS) No. 50/70/PD dated
(iii) Teachers of the Government primary and Nursery Schools who are graduates and are
otherwise qualified will be exempted from upper age limit. G.O(M.S) No.185/70/Edn.
Dated 18.04.1970 and GO(MS) No.466/70/Edn. Dated 11.11.1970. They should produce
proper certificates from authorities concerned.
Note:- The candidates who claim concessions on the basis of any of the reason mentioned in
para 2 of the General conditions should select “Are you eligible for age relaxation” as
'Yes' on the online application and give details in the space following.
9 Last date for receipt of applications:.31.07.2013 Wednesday up to12.00 midnight.
10 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 on 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 the password. Before applying for a post,
candidates must ensure the correctness of the information on their profile. They shall quote the UserID 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 . 11 Address to which applications are to be submitted:
12 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 below as
 Part II of this Notification)