West Bengal School Service Commission publishes recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Teachers in Junior High/Secondary and Higher secondary Schools. It is an online application process where eligible candidates can apply by single online application provided in the official website westbengalssc.com on or before the last date specified in the notification.
WBSSC Teacher selection will be done on the basis of Preliminary Exam followed by Mains examination. The dates for these exams shall be announced later.

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Notification WBSSC Teacher Recruitment 2020-21
Last Date of Submission
City Kolkata
State West Bengal
Country India
Organization WBSSC
Education Qualification(s) Post Graduate, Other Qualifications, Graduate
Functional Education

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7 days a week by HO and Branch faculty

Limited Batch:

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Interview:

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12 Monthly Exams:

Online + Offline

Doubt-Clearing and Discussion Session:

Once Month

Study Material:

All Study material and handouts in PDF format

Weekly Test:

Weekly M100 Test + Descriptive Test (Online)

Subject:

Optional subject as add-on

Monthly Performance Discusion:

One-on-One online apointment with the teacher, once a month

Recorded Video Lectures:

100+ hours of introductory and advanced levels

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Physical Classes:

2-3 days a week by HO and Branch faculty

Subject:

Optional Included

Study Material:

Printed Study material and handouts

12 Monthly Exams and 2 Semester Exam per year:

Classroom

Weekly Test:

Weekly M100 Test(Classroom) + Descriptive Test (Online)

Monthly Performance Discussion:

One-on-One appointment with the teacher as required by students

Interview:

Interview Preparation

Doubt-Clearing and Discussion Session:

As required by students

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WBSSC Vacancy Details

Assistant Teacher – 465 Posts

  1. Assistant Teacher for Upper Primary Level in Schools – Group 1
  2. Assistant Teacher for class IX to X in School – Group 2
  3. Assistant Teacher for class XI to XII in School – Group 3
  4. Assistant Teacher for Physical Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools – Group 4
  5. Assistant Teacher for Work Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools – Group 5

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WBSSC Assistant Teacher Salary

  • Assistant Teacher for class XI to XII in School – Post-Graduate scale of pay as per rules
  • Other – Graduate Scale

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Eligibility Criteria for WBSSC Assistant Teacher Posts

  • Educational Qualification:
    • Assistant Teacher for Upper Primary Level in School (other than Work Education or Physical Education Teacher) – As prescribed by the NCTE on the date of the Advertisement for Upper Primary Teacher. The candidates possessing minimum qualification as prescribed by the NCTE for appearing in TET but not holding the minimum qualification as prescribed by NCTE for the post of Upper Primary Teacher may appear in the TET.
    • Assistant Teacher for class IX to X in School – Group 2. The candidates who are perusing the Teachers Training courses but do not have the required minimum qualification at a time of last date of submission of application, may be issued admit card for TET only and he/she shall not be considered for further stage of selection. A candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the School as first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject
    • Assistant Teacher for Class IX to X in School – As prescribed by the NCTE on the date of advertisement for Teachers of class IX to X. A candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the School as first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject.
    • Assistant Teacher for class XI to XII in School – As prescribed by the NCTE on the date of advertisement for Teachers of class XI to XII.
    • Assistant Teacher for class XI to XII in School – Group 4. A candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the school as first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject.
    • Assistant Teacher for Physical Education in Upper Primary Level of SchoolsAs prescribed by the NCTE on the date of advertisement for Physical Education Teacher. A candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the school as first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject.
    • Assistant Teacher for Work Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools(Any One)
    • Graduate from a recognized University with Post Graduate Basic Training or Work Education as a subject in Bachelor of Education in regular course from a Teacher’s Training Institution duly recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE);
    • Graduate with Degree or Diploma in Art and craft from any recognized University/any recognized educational institution affiliated to any University;
    • Graduate with Degree or Diploma in Tailoring and needle work from any Institution duly recognized by any recognized University/ from any Institute recognized by any Department of the Government of West Bengal;
    • Graduate from recognized University with at least two years Degree or Diploma in the Work Education curriculum awarded by any recognized University;
    • Graduate Degree in Home Science or Agriculture or Graduate in Computer Science or Information Technology or Software systems from any recognized University;
    • Graduate in General Stream in Arts/Science/Commerce with Computer Science or Computer Application as a subject of at least 300 marks at the degree level from any recognized University;
    • Graduate Degree in Home Science or Agriculture or Graduate in Computer Science or Information Technology or Software systems from any recognized University;
    • Graduate in General Stream in Arts/Science/Commerce with Computer Science or Computer Application as a subject of at least 300 marks at the degree level from any recognized University;

    Desirable Qualification: (Any One)

    • Degree in Bachelor of teaching/Bachelor of Education/Post-Graduate Basic Training from any recognized University;
    • Any training recognized by the State Government as equivalent to Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Education/Post Graduate Basis Training from a Teacher’s Training Institution duly recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE)/Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) in the relevant academic session;
    • A candidate willing to be selected as a teacher in any School, having Bengali or English or Hindi or Nepali or Oriya or Santhali or Telegu or Urdu as the medium of instruction, must have Bengali or English or Hindi or Nepali or Oriya or Santhali or Telegu or Urdu, as the case may be as first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject.

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Age Limit

21 to 40 years (Upper age limit is however relaxable as per Government norms for Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribe, OBC and Physically Handicapped candidates)
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Selection Process for WBSSC Assistant Teacher Post

The selection will be done on the basis of Teachers’ Eligibility Test (TET) or Preliminary Test (PT) and Mains Exam.
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WBSSC TET/PT Exam Pattern

  • Upper Primary – TET of 150 marks MCQ
  • (IX-X),(XI-XII) AND 4 & 5 (Work Education/Physical Education) – PT of 150 marks MCQ

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WBSSC Assistant Teacher Mains Exam Pattern

  • English Composition and Comprehension and Language on the medium of instruction – 100 marks Paper for each Groups (50 marks for English Composition and 50 marks for Comprehension and Language on the medium of instruction)
  • Knowledge of subject/Group in which the candidate is appearing (separate papers for each groups of service – 100 for each group

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Admit Card for the Exam

The candidates will download admit card from the official website for examination after publication of Notice in this regard.
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How to Apply for WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021

Applications to be made online on WBSSC official website within the last date notified and in the manner as prescribed in the advertisement.
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WBSSC Assistant Teacher Application Fee

  • UR & OBC A/B category – Rs. 250/- only as fees with Rs. 10/- for Conveyance Charges through e-challan
  • SC/ST and PH category – No Fee

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