Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has just last weekend issued recruitment notification for the session 2011-2012 for a total of 1165 positions: 559 TGT (Trained Graduate Teachers), 592 PRT (Primary Teachers) & 14 PRT – Music Teachers. This notification was published in Employment News dated 30th October, 2010.
This blog post is dedicated to help you in applying for the TGT & PRT positions in KVS while another blog post titled: KVS TGT PRT Exam pattern, Sample Papers & Books would help you in preparing for KVS exam with study materials. While reproducing the content of the notification in a tablet form, this blog post intends to archive the same for future KVS teacher aspirants – for KVS TGT PRT Exam 2012-2013.
But before going further, just a brief overview on what is Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan.
What is KVS (Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan):
Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) is a mammoth canopy organization of 1073 schools (including 3 of them abroad- Tehran, Moscow & Katmandu) with 10,30,654 students (as on 31.03.2010) and 48,596 employees (as on 01.08.2010).
Since inception in 1965, the Kendriya Vidyalayas (Central Schools) have come to be known as centers of excellence in the field of secondary and senior secondary education. The schools have been divided amongst 18 regions, each headed by an Assistant Commissioner.
TGT/PRT Vacancies in KVS:
There are a total of 559 TGT vacancies for the KVS recruitment session 2011-2012, with category-wise break-up as follows:
On the other hand there are 592 PRT & 14 PRT – Music Teacher positions available with category-wise break-up as follows:
Salaries for teachers in KVS:
KVS offers salaries for the TGT/PRT positions in following pay-scale:
Pay scale for TGT positions: Rs. 9,300- 34,800 plus Rs. 4,600 Grade Pay.
Pay scale for PRT positions: Rs. 9,300- 34,800 Plus Rs. 4,200 Grade Pay.
Selection process for KVS TGT PRT teachers:
Selections for the TGT & PRT positions in KVS is a long drawn process – it consists of a 150 marks Preliminary written test, followed by a 120 mark Mains written test and than a personal Interview for those shortlisted. More about KVS selection process can be found in my next blog post titled: KVS TGT PRT Exam pattern, Sample Papers & Books
Eligibilities for KVS TGT PRT teachers exam:
Age Eligibility: (as on 30.11.2010, the last date of application)
Maximum age for TGT: 35 Years.
Maximum age for PRT: 30 Years.
Age relations exists as per Govt. rule and these can be seen section: “5) AGE RELAXATION” in page 3 of the recruitment notification.
Academic Qualification Eligibility:
You can find the detailed information on the eligibilities required for KVS TGT & PRT positions in page 1-3 of the recruitment notification.
Examination Cities for KVS TGT PRT Exam:
Examination for KVS TGT PRT positions would be conducted all over India in following 23 cities:
Ahmadabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu , Jodhpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Port Blair, Raipur & Ranchi.
KVS TGT PRT Exam Application form 2011-2012:
You can find the application form for KVS TGT PRT Exam 2011-2012 in page 13-15 of the recruitment notification.
How to apply for KVS TGT PRT Exam is given clearly in section: “7. HOW TO APPLY in page5-6 of the notification. You should also go through section: “6) EXAMINATION FEE AND MODE OF PAYMENT” in page-4.
Important dates for KVS TGT PRT Exam 2011-2012:
Last date for receipt of completed application form: 30.11.2010
(07.12.2010 for remote areas).
Date of KVS TGT PRT Preliminary Exam 2011-2012: 12.02.2011 (Saturday)
Date of KVS TGT PRT Mains Exam 2011-2012: 09.04.2011 (Saturday)
Labels: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) Recruitment