Gazette Date: 31/08/2013
 Last Date: 03/10/2013
 Category No: 265/2013
 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 profile.
1. Department : Education
2. Name of post : High School Assistant (Physical Science)
 Malayalam Medium
 By Transfer Appointment
3. Scale of pay : Rs. 14,620 – 25,280/-

4. Number of Vacancies : District wise
1. Thiruvananthapuram
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 recruitment.
ii) The applicant should be an approved probationer/Full member of the Kerala
Education subordinate services as on the date of application.
2 iii)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, 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.
 iv) The selection in pursuance of the 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 27.5.1971. 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 five years continuous service from the date of
commencement of service in the former district. Even if transfer is allowed
after five years, it will be subject to the rules in G.O.(Ms)No.4/61/PD, dated
2.1.1961. But as per 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 Kasaragod 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.
 v) 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.
 vi) 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
6. Age limit : Not applicable.
3 7. Qualifications:
(A) A Degree in the concerned subject and B.Ed/BT in the concerned subject,
 both conferred or recognized by the Universities in Kerala (Concerned
 Subjects are specified in Note (iii) below).
(i) Diploma in Rural Service awarded by the National Council for Rural
Higher Education will also be treated as equivalent to the Degree for the
above purpose.
(ii) Question papers for the Written Test if any will be in Malayalam. The
Candidates should answer the questions in Malayalam.
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 (GO(MS) No.
195/96/G.Edn. Dated 2.7.1996)
(iv) Post Graduate in concerned subject with B.Ed/BT are also eligible to
apply for the post
(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.
 (B) Service as Clerk/Typist/Attender/Peon in the Education Department with not less
 than 5 years as on the date of application.
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 to which the
applicant belongs
5 Date of commence 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
Book (In the case of SC/ST/OBC only)
Service Particulars
Name of
post held
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/Smt. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . is eligible to
apply for the post of High School Assistant (Physical Science) Malayalam Medium By
Transfer as per the provisions contained in Rule 2 (13) of Part I, KS&SS Rule 1958.
 Name & :
 Designation of the Head of Office:
 (Office Seal)
8. Last date for receipt of applications: 03/10//2013 Thursday up to 12 midnight.
10. Mode of submitting applications
Candidates shall register as per 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION' sytem on the
Official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission 'www,' before
applying 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 if required by clicking the link Registration Card. 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. 11. Address to which applications are to be sent :
12. If a written Test/OMR test is conducted as part of the selection Hall Ticket of
eligible candidates will be made available in the website of the Kerala Public
Service Commission . Candidates are instructed to download their Hall ticket as
per the instruction in the website.
(For details, including photo, ID Card etc. please see the General Conditions
given below as Part II of this Notification)