Wednesday, 31 January 2018

JKSSB Teacher Recruitment 2018: 2154 vacancies (With New Recruitment Rules)


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J&K Cabinet gives Green Singal for Creating 8200 Teacher Posts for Government Schools of J&K. 2380 Posts to be created for 17 New Colleges

Big Update (As on 28th Dec, 2017) : Out of 8200 Teacher Posts, Today, JKSSB announced 2154 Teachers for 14 Districts of J&K. Online Registration starts. Last Date to apply online is 21st Jan, 2018.

If you are a Teaching Job Aspirant and looking for Government Teacher Jobs in Jammu and Kashmir, then Today, we have some great news for you and this news is coming Directly from the State Cabinet Meeting held on 24th Oct, 2017, where Cabinet Okays creation of 17 New Colleges in J&K and Upgradation of 400 Schools and this, in turn, lead to creation of 8200 Teacher Posts in Govt Schools of J&K and 2380 Fresh Posts in 17 New colleges of J&K. 

So, those who are awaiting the JKSSB Teacher Recruitment will have something to rejoice as there will be Upcoming 8200 Teacher Posts for aspirants in Jammu and Kashmir. As this Teacher Recruitment is to be conducted on a Large Scale and includes the Posts of Assistant Professors, 10+2 Lecturers and Teachers. So this Recruitment Process will be completed both by JKSSB and JKPSC 

You might already be aware of Education Department referring 3450 Posts to JKSSB for Direct recruitment in February, 2016, which includes 2100+ Teacher posts Out of these 3450 Posts,  1289 Posts have been advertised in the month of October, 2017 for the Recruitment of Non-Teaching Staff in Government Schools and J&K and Today JKSSB had announced the remaining 2154 Teacher Posts for 14 Districts of J&K. This time, JKSSB Teacher Recruitment is announced Subject wise with Allocation of 30% Posts for Science / Maths and 10% Posts for Urdu.

If you are not aware of recent posts announced by JKSSB for School Education Department, then you should read our previous post on JKSSB Advertisement for 1289 Jobs in School Education Department. It is worth mentioning here that Out of these 1289 posts, 575 are Junior Assistant posts and remaining are Jr. Librarian, Lab Assistant and Library Assistant posts.

In this post, we will discuss the Complete Details of JKSSB Teacher Recruitment 2018 for 2154 Posts.. We will also discuss the Important Dates for submitting the Online Application, Eligibility Criteria and Selection Process. Applicants willing to apply for these posts are advised to read this post till end and also Subscribe for Email Updates so that they won't miss any of the Updates on Upcoming 8200 Teacher Posts in Government Schools

575 Junior Assistant Jobs in Education Department

JKSSB Teacher Recruitment 2018 : 2154 vacancies (Last Date: 21st Jan, 2018)

Rehbar-e-Khel Recruitment 2018: 120 vacancies

Why this Bumper Teacher Recruitment in J&K?

You might be eager to know why Government is recruiting Teachers at such a large scale. 

The Reason is: Government is Upgrading the 400 Schools to their Next Higher Level

1) 200 Middle Schools will be upgraded to High Schools 

2) 200 High Schools will be upgraded to Higher Secondary Level

Not only the Upgrdation of School, Cabinet also cleared the way for Creation of 17 New colleges of J&K, which included 2 colleges of architecture.

And this creation of Colleges and Upgradation of Govt School is creating so many vacancies that Aspirants feel they have Golden Days coming in the near Future.

JKSSB General Teacher Result 

Update (As on 28th Dec 2018)

JKSSB 2154 Teacher Posts Announced: Complete Details.

28th Day of December 2017 brings smiles on the faces of Teacher Aspirants of J&K as the Most Awaited JKSSB Teacher Notification is announced. Though the maximum share of vacancies is for Kashmir Division (86%), while Jammu got only 14% and Ladakh Divisions seems like completely ignored with ZERO vacancies. 

Last Time, It was in 2013 when such a Big Teacher Recruitment was announced. At that time, more than 5000 vacancies were announced. 

Now, Let's discuss about the JKSSB Teacher Recruitment 2018 

Post: Government Teachers

No. of Vacancies: 2154 (District Wise Posts)

Here is the Subject wise Break up of JKSSB Teacher Posts

1) General Teachers: 1296 Posts
2) Science/Maths Teachers: 644 Posts
3) Urdu Teacher: 214 Posts

Highlights of JKSSB Teacher Recruitment 2018

This is the First Time, that you might be seeing these Categories of Teachers. Actually, Govt has released the New Recruitment Method for Hiring of Teachers in J&K and these Rules are covered in SRO-509, which States that

1) Graduation will be the minimum eligibility to apply for Teacher Jobs in J&K, with Preference to B Ed, M Ed and Higher Qualifications

2) Out of Total Posts, 30% will be reserved for Science / Maths Subjects and 10% for Urdu Subject while the remaining 60% can be filled up from Candidates having Degrees other than Science/Maths and Urdu Subjects. 

Other Important Changes in the Recruitment of Teachers in J&K

1) No Interview: Following the Central Govt's Decision to Dispense with the Interview for Jr. Level Posts, School Education Department of J&K, has decided to do away with Interview for Teacher Jobs in J&K. So, this will be for the First Time, that Selection Process is Free from Interviews.  

2) Changes in Selection Criteria: Earlier, Selection Process of Teachers comprises of Written Exam, Preference to Higher Qualification and Interview. However, with the dispensing of Interviews, 20 Marks allocated for Interview are adjusted with Written Exam, which now carries 85 Points 

Here is the Revised Criteria for JKSSB Teacher EXam

i) Written Exam: 85 Points

ii) Qualification: 15 Points (Out of which)
  • B Ed: 05 Points
  • M Ed: 05 Points
  • PG: 02 Points
  • M Phil: 01 Point
  • Direct PHD : 03 Point
  • Phd After M Phil: 02 Points   
3) Computer Based Exam: Written Exams for these Teacher Posts are to be conducted through Computer Based Mode. So, gone are the Days, you have to Darken the Ovals on OMR Sheet. There will be 120 Multiple Choice Questions with Overall Duration of 2 Hours

4) Negative Marking: Gone are the Days when you can attempt All the Questions in the JKSSB Written Exam, now you should attempt only those questions for which you are Quite sure, otherwise you will be penalized with 0.25 Marks for every incorrect answer.

5) Changes in the Syllabus: Last but not the least, JKSSB has made some major Changes in the Contents of the Syllabus for Teacher Posts. There is Separate Syllabus for All the Three Categories of Teacher Posts.

District Wise Break-up of Teacher Posts

If you are new to JKSSB Examination System, then we are informed that Recruitment of Teachers is done on District wise basis ie Candidates can apply for vacancies for their respective Districts only

Here is the District wise Break up of Teacher Posts in J&K

Who can apply for Teacher Posts in J&K?

Applicant willing to apply for Teachers in Education Department should full fill the below mentioned eligibility conditions.

1) Domicile: Applicant should be a permanent resident of J&K and should apply for the posts advertised for their respective District only.

2) Age Limit: Applicants should have attained the age of 18 years and maximum age should not exceed 40 years. The cut off Date for Determining the Age criteria is 1st Jan, 2017. However, there is relaxation in Upper Age Limit, as per the already specified Govt Rules

3) Education Qualification: Applicant should have completed Degree in any discipline from a recognized University of India. However, candidates having B. Ed / M Ed. and Higher Qualification will be given preference.

Here is the Requirement of Additional Qualification for Science/ Maths and Urdu Teachers

i) For Science Maths Teachers: Applicants should have studied Physics OR Chemistry Or Maths Or Botany Or Zoology as one of the subjects in all the Semesters/years of their Graduation Degree

ii) For Urdu Teacher: Applicant should have studied Urdu as a Subject in All the Semesters/years of Graduation.

Selection Process

The Selection Process for the Recruitment of Teachers comprises of Written Test and Academic Merit only. There will be No Interview for Teacher posts and J&K Government has abolished the Interviews for Non-Gazetted posts in J&K.

1) Written Exam: 85 Points
2) Higher Qualification: 15 Points

Here is the Detailed Selection Criteria for Teacher Jobs in J&K

How to Apply?

Applicants who full fill the above-mentioned Eligibility Conditions should submit their application forms in online mode only. 

Online Application: Online Registration for Teacher Posts is already started and you can Register online till 21st Jan 2018. Online Application, can be submitted at the JKSSB Online Portal at

Application Fees: Applicants need to pay Rs 350, as application fees by Online Payment, CSC Or through Bank Challan. 

Details: For Complete Details, applicants are advised to Download the Advertisements from the JKSSB Website Or you can Download the Advt from the Links below

1) For General Teacher Advt: Click Here

2) For Science Teachers Advt. Click Here

3) For Urdu Teachers Advt: Click Here

How Many Teacher  Posts will be Created?

The government of Jammu and Kashmir has given the Green Singal for the creation of 8200 Teacher posts for Upgraded Schools of Jammu. Out of these 8200 Posts, 2154 Posts have been announced

Apart from this, Government also approved the creation of 140 Posts for each of the new colleges of J&K. Out of these 140 posts, (70 will be Teaching Posts and 70 for Non-Teaching Posts

Here is the college wise and school wise break up of Upcoming posts

No. of Vacancies: 10580 posts

1) Teacher Posts: 8200 Posts
  • 2800 Posts for Middle Schools
  • 5400 Posts for High Schools 

2) Posts in New Colleges: 2380
  • Teaching Vacancies: 1190 Posts
  • Non-Teaching vacancies: 1190 Posts

When 8200 Teacher Recruitment will be announced?

Well Exact Date for Advertisement of these vacancies will be known, only after the vacancies will be referred to the Recruitment agencies (JKSSB and JKPSC), but Education Minister has given the Tentative Schedule for filling the posts.

Education Minister Syed Bukhari said they have issued directions to the Director School Education for identifying the Schools that would be upgraded and submit the feasibility report to the Administration Department. 

Minister also informed that directions have been issued for early upgradation of schools, so that we can start the classes in the Upgraded Schools from the Next Academic session.

If things go well then Education Department may soon refer these posts to JKSSB for Recruitment of TEachers to JKSSB.

It is expected that Advertisement for these Teacher posts will be announced in March /April 2018.

This is only tentative schedule and Exact Dates will be known only after the announcement of Advt. by JKSSB, So, all we have to do is to wait and watch for the referring the vacancies to JKSSB.


We have made this page to provide updates on Upcoming 8200 TEacher vacancies in J&K. Once, we have an update regarding the announcement of these vacancies, we will update the same on this page.

In case, you have any Queries, Kindly ask us through the Comments below.

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  8. if simple graduate how can i select and having no higher qualification

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