High School Assistant – Arabic – Education


Gazette Date: 30/12/2016

Last Date: 01/02/2017

Category No: 513/2016 to 518/2016


Applications are invited online only by One Time Registration system exclusively from qualified candidates belonging to Ezhava/Thiyya/Billava, Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, LC/AI, OBC & Viswakarma communities of Kerala State for the under mentioned post.

1. Department : Education
2. Name of Post : High School Assistant (Arabic)
3. Scale of pay : ` 29,200-62,400/-(Revised)
4. No. of vacancies :District wise

Cat.No.513/2016 Ezhava/Thiyya/Billava –

Malappuram –7(Seven)

Cat.No.514/2016 Scheduled Caste-Kollam-01 (One)

Malappuram – 03 ( Three)

Palakkad – 01 (One)

Kannur – 01 (One)

Kasaragod – 01 (One)

Cat.No.515/2016 Scheduled Tribe -Malappuram-01(one)

Cat.No.516/2016 LC/AI – Malappuram – 03 (Three)

Cat.No.517/2016 OBC – Malappuram – 01 (One)

Cat.No.518/2016 Viswakarma- Malappuram -02


(Re-notification of the post notified as Category No. 310/14 to 315/14 in Gazette dated 13.06.2014 and as Cat. No. 333/15 in the Gazette dated 29.05.2015)

Note:- (i) Conventional type applications for the above post will be summarily rejected. Candidates shall apply online only to www.keralapsc.gov.in.
(ii) Applications submitted by candidates belonging to the communities other than those notified will be summarily rejected. No rejection memo will be issued.

(iii) Separate Ranked lists will be prepared for each district in pursuance of this notification for each community. Ranked Lists thus prepared and published as per this notification shall remain in force until candidates are advised and appointed against the vacancies earmarked for the above communities, but remain unfilled due to paucity of candidates during the currency of the Ranked List published for the post in the following districts.

Name of District Date of publication of Ranked List Category No.
Kollam 06.06.2011 46/2008
Malappuram 20.06.2011 46/2008
Palakkad 05.07.2011 46/2008
Kannur 29.06.2011 46/2008
Kasaragod 16.10.2008 87/2006

(iv) Applications shall not be sent to more than one district is response to this notification. If applications are sent in violation to the above direction and if the candidate is selected his/her name will be removed from the ranked list and disciplinary action will be taken against him /her.
(v) The selection in pursuance of this 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, 27.05.1971. 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, 02.01.1961. Candidates already in Government service holding this post in any one district are prohibited from applying again for this post, but they can apply to higher posts when notified.

5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment (from candidates belonging to E/T/B,
Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribe, LC/AI, OBC, Viswakarma communities only).
6 Age Limit : 18-43. Only candidates born between 2.1.1973 and 1.1.1998 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post in the case of E/T/B, LC/AI, OBC & Viswakarma candidates.
18-45. Only candidates born between 2.1.1971 and 1.1.1998 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post in the case of Scheduled Caste, Sheduled Tribe candidates.
(Including the relaxation as per para 2 (i) of General Conditions).


Note:- For conditions regarding other age relaxation please see para 2 of the general conditions except Para 2 (i).
7. Qualifications:

A Degree in Arabic or Arabic as one of the optional subjects under pattern II of

Part III and B.Ed/B.T/L.T conferred or recognised by the Universities in Kerala.
A Title of Oriental Learning in Arabic awarded or recognized by the Universities in Kerala and Certificate in Language Teacher’s Training issued by the Commissioner for Government Examinations, Kerala.
Note :-
(i) Post Graduates in Arabic are also eligible to apply if they possess B.Ed/B.T/L.T

(ii) B.Ed should be in the concerned language Arabic.
(iii) Disciplines in which BA/MA and B.Ed degree were obtained should be mentioned.
(iv) Those candidates who secured BA/MA/B.Ed/ B.T Degree from the Universities outside Kerala should note in the application form the number and date of relevant order recognizing the said degree. Copies of such order shall be produced before the Commission when it is called for.
KS & SSR Part II Rule 10 a (ii) is applicable.


(i) Preference will be given as laid down in G.O.(MS) No. 50/70/PD dated 12.02.1970 and G.O.(MS) No. 9/78/G.Edn. Dated 21.01.1978 to the wives of Jawans in the matter of recruitment as Teachers, if they possess the prescribed qualifications. Soldiers in active service and those working in Base Establishment are included under the terms `Jawans’. Wives of Jawans should select ‘Are you entitled to any priority’ as ‘yes’ on online application and give the details in the space that follows. Such candidates should obtain proper certificates from the Officer Commanding stating the name, military rank and military address of their husbands and produce the same as and when required by the Commission (G.O (MS) No. 509/64/Edn. Dated 19.09.1964, G.O.(MS) No. 614/65/Edn. Dated 09.11.1965 and G.O (MS) No. 243/66/Edn. Dated 27.05.1966).

(ii) First Class Scouts and Guides will be given preference in the matter of appointment as Teachers (G.O (MS) No. 122/75/G.Edn. Dated 27.05.1975 and GO (MS) No 50/70/PD dated 12.02.1970.

(iii) Teachers of the Government Primary and Nursery Schools who are graduates and are otherwise qualified will be exempted from upper age limit (G.O (Ms) No 185/70/Edn dated 18.4.1970 and G.O (Ms) No 466/70/Edn dt 11.11.1970). They should produce proper certificates from authorities concerned as and when

required by the Commission.
Note:- The candidates who claim concessions by virtue of the above or any of the reason mentioned in Para 2 of the General Condition should state “Are you eligible for age relaxation” as “yes” on the online application and give details in the space following otherwise the applications are liable to be rejected presuming that they are over aged candidates. Upper age limit after allowing the relaxation as per rule should not exceed 50 years of age (see para 2 of General Conditions).

9. Last Date for receipt of applications : 01.02.2017Wednesday upto 12.00 Midnight.

10. Mode of Sending Application :

Candidates must register as per “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the Official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ‘www.keralapsc.gov.in’ before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging in to their profile using their User-ID and password. Candidates must click on the `Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to applying for a post. The photograph uploaded should be one taken after 31/12/2010. Name of the candidate and the date of taking photograph should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required. Candidates shall take a printout of the application by clicking the link Registration Card in their profile. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final submission of the application on the profile, candidates must ensure the correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote their User-ID for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The Application will be summarily rejected if noncompliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to

prove Qualification, experience, Community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for. “Candidates who have AADHAAR card should add AADHAAR card as I.D. Proof in their profile”.

11. Address to which applications are to be sent : www.keralapsc.gov.in.

12. If a Written Test/OMR/Online Test is conducted as a part of the selection Admission Tickets of eligible candidates will be made available in their profile for ‘One Time Registration’ and the date of downloading will be included in the Examination Calendar. Candidates can download Admission Tickets for 15 days from the date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Tickets will alone be permitted to attend the Examination.
(For details, including photo, ID Card etc please see the General Conditions given below as Part II of this Notification)