OPEPA Recruitment 2017, OPEPA Sikshya Sahayak Jobs 2017, OPEPA Sikshya Sahayak SSA Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan 2017 Application Form
Odisha Primary Education Programme Authority (OPEPA) implements the flagship program of SSA (Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan) in the entire Odisha state. There are about 65.29 lakhs children studying in about 65712 educational institutes and are covered through the Sarva Shikshya Abhiyan as a dream project of Government of India for Universalization of Elementary Education.
With the recent initiative from the OPEPA, a recruitment notification has been published to induct 14,087 Primary, and Upper Primary Sikshya Sahayaks under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan scheme. The recruitment will be conducted through a merit basis selection modality.
Starting date for registration of Online Application: 09-January-2016
Last date for registration of Online Application: 09-February-2017
Date for reckoning Age, Education and other essentials: Last Date for Submission of Application
Details of vacancies: Government of Odisha Published Huge Vacancy for +2,+3 C.T and B.Ed Candidates
- Sikshya Sahayak: 14087 Vacancies
- 33% of the total vacancies will be reserved for Women candidates. For others including the PWD candidates reservation will be applicable as per the rules of the state government.
Angul, Boudh (Baudh), Balangir, Bargarh (Baragarh), Balasore (Baleswar), Bhadrak, Cuttack, Debagarh (Deogarh), Dhenkanal, Ganjam, Gajapati, Jharsuguda, Jajpur, Jagatsinghapur, Khordha, Kendujhar (Keonjhar), Kalahandi, Kandhamal, Koraput, Kendrapara, Malkangiri, Mayurbhanj, Nabarangpur, Nuapad, Nayagarh, Puri, Rayagada, Sambalpur, Subarnapur (Sonepur), Sundergarh
Academic Requirements: The candidates must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Science or above to be eligible to apply for these posts. However, preference will be given to candidates having Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.) qualification along with their Bachelor’s Degree. The candidate must have adequate knowledge of ODIA and they should be able to read, write and speak ODIA.
- For ST candidates this eligibility criteria is reduced to 10+2 in any stream (Art/ Science/ Commerce). Candidates having CT training will be given preference.
- For Santali language, the candidates must pass eligibility qualification for Olchiki language.
- All candidates must have passed Odia as their MIL subject in the 7th Standard. And candidates must have passed OTET test to be eligible to apply.
Age Eligibility: An applicant must not have crossed the maximum age of 35 years and should be above 18 years to be eligible for these posts. However there will be relaxation in upper age limit applicable for SC, ST and PWD candidates as per rules.
Selection Criteria: The selection of candidates will be done through a Written Test and/ or an Interview as per the discretion of the District Selection Committee and OPEPA.
How to Apply: The candidates fulfilling all eligibility criteria can apply through Online mode of application as available on the website of OPEPA at www.opepa.in. The applicants must retain a hardcopy of the Online application for future reference. Candidates are strongly suggested to read the official recruitment advertisement in detail by visiting official government website before applying for job.