Punjab Public Service Commission: invites Online Application Forms from eligible candidates for recruitment to 585 posts of Principals, Head Master/Head Mistresses and Block Primary Education Officer in the Department of School Education, Punjab. Candidates who are interested in the following post and can read the full details below before apply.

Post Name –  Principal, Head Master/Head Mistresses and Block Primary Education Officer Online Form 2020

Total Post of No. – 585

Post Date – 26/03/2020

Important Dates
  • Start Date for Online Application – 26/03/2020
  • End Date for Online Application – 30/04/2020 Extended to 01-06-2020 (Again Extended to 22-06-2020)
  • End Date for Online depositing Application Fee- 07/05/2020 Extended to 08-06-2020 (Again Extended to 29-06-2020) (Again Extended to 17/07/2020)
New Online Dates:
  • Last Date to Apply Online – 02/11/2020 by 11:59 PM
  • Last Date for depositing of Application Fee – 09/11/2020 (During Bank Hours)
  • Date for Combined Competitive Written Exam – 06/12/2020
  • Date for Download Combined Competitive Written Exam Admit Card – 27/11/2020
Age Relaxation (01/01/2020)
  • Minimum Age – 18 Year
  • Maximum Age – 37 Years
  • Maximum Age for Others – as per govt rules
Payment of Application
  • Application Fee for UR – Rs. 500/- (Application Charges) + RS. 2500/- (Exam Fee)
  • Application Fee for SC/ST of all states & BC of Punjab – Rs. 500/- (Application Charges) + RS. 625/- (Exam Fee)
  • Application Fee for PH of Punjab –  Rs. 500/- (Application Charges) + RS. 1250/- (Exam Fee)
  • Application Fee for Ex-Servicemen of Punjab – Rs. 500/- (Application Charges)
  • Payment Method – through  Bank Challan with Branch of SBI only.

Vacancy Details 

Post Code Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceSalary
01Principal173
  • Master’s Degree in Arts, Science, Commerce or Engineering in any stream from a recognized university or institution: (i) with minimum fifty per cent (50%) marks in the case of persons from General Category; and (ii) with minimum forty-five per cent (45%) marks in the case of persons from the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, Backward Classes or Physically Handicapped category.
  • Should have passed Degree of Bachelor of Education from a recognized university or institution except in case of persons holding the posts of Vocational Masters or Vocational Lecturer or Computer Masters or Computer Faculty Teachers and
  • Should possess teaching experience for a minimum period of three years on the post of a teacher in any Government School under the control of the Director (Means Director of Public Instructions, Punjab)
  • Punjabi of Matric or its equivalent Standard is essential. 
Rs.15600-39100+6600 Grade Pay
02Head Master/Head Mistresses337
  • Graduation with minimum fifty-five per cent (55%) marks from a recognized university or institution as per University Grants Commission Guidelines;
  • Should have passed Degree of Bachelor of Education from a recognized university or institution except in case of persons working to the posts of Vocational Masters or Vocational Lecturer or Computer Masters or Computer Faculty as per University Grants Commission Guidelines; and
  • Should possess teaching experience for a minimum period of three years against the post of a teacher in any Government School under the control of the Director (Means Director of Public Instructions, Punjab)
  • Punjabi of Matric or its equivalent Standard is essential. 
Rs.10300-34800+5400 Grade Pay 
03Block Primary Education Officer75
  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of fifty per cent (50%) marks from a recognized university or institution as per University Grants Commission Should have passed two-
  • year Elementary Teacher’s Training Course from a recognized university or institution or two-year Diploma in Elementary Education (D.EI.Ed) as per guidelines of the National Council for Teacher’s Education or Bachelor Degree in Education (B.Ed) from a recognized university or institution as per guidelines of the University Grants Commission; 
  • Should possess teaching experience of working as Primary School Teacher for a minimum period of three years in any Government School under the control of the Director ( Director of Public Instructions, Punjab)
  • Punjabi of Matric or its equivalent Standard is essential. 
Rs.10300-34800+5000 Grade Pay

Other Information

How to Apply: 
  • The candidates can ONLY apply by filling Online Application Form, a link of which is available on the website of the Commission http://ppsc.gov.in No other mode of application will be accepted.
  • The candidates are NOT REQUIRED to send the Hard Copy of the Online Application Form to the Office of Punjab Public Service Commission. However, the candidates must take out the hard copy in soft form or print out at the time of applying otherwise he/she will not be able to take out the copy at the later stage. He/she must retain the hard/soft copy of online application form along with all eligibility documents ready to be sent at a short notice to PPSC whenever required by PPSC during shortlisting for the interview or earlier
  • However, candidates applying under the Sports Category if any such post exists will send a hard copy of ‘Online Application Form’ along with Sports Gradation Certificate and other certificates related to sports to establish his eligibility under the sports category.
  • Candidates applying under Physically Handicapped Category if any such post exists should also refer to “General Information” with reference to documents to be sent to PPSC.
  • The following SELF ATTESTED CERTIFICATES shall be submitted by candidates when asked at short notice:
    1)Proof of Date of Birth: Certificate of Matriculation/Higher Secondary.
    2)Proof of having passed the Punjabi Language.
    3)Relevant Degree and DMC Certificate.
    4)Reserved Category Certificate issued by the Competent Authority( If Applicable)
    5)Experience certificate issued by Competent Authority. 
    6)If ESM, certificates/documents mentioning the following:-
    i) Date of Enrolment
    ii) Date of Release/Discharge
    iii) Reason of Release/ Discharge
    7)Certificate as proof of age relaxation claim. (If Applicable)
    8)Certificate as proof of fee concession (If Applicable)
    9)Proof of being Govt. Employee.
    10)Copy of Bank Challan ( PPSC Copy only)
  • The Candidates SHALL sign the declaration on of the print out of Online Application Form before submitting the same The Candidates SHALL sign the declaration on the last page of the print out of Online Application Form before submitting the same. 

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