UGC asks institutes to fill teaching vacancies, puts a cap of 6 months on hiring process

UGC asks institutes to fill teaching vacancies, puts a cap of 6 months on hiring process

UGC asks colleges to fill vacant teaching posts at the earliest. (Representational image) To address the “shortage of quality teaching faculty in the higher education institutes” (HEI) in India, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has written a letter to vice-chancellors of all the universities asking them to fill the vacant teaching posts “at the earliest”. The UGC has shared guidelines to hire ‘quality’ teachers with the VCs. As per the guidelines shared by the UGC, all the higher education institutes (HEI) need to complete the selection process within six months’…

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Should schools fill key roles with volunteers?

Should schools fill key roles with volunteers?

The cake sale, a tradition for generations – but now some cash-strapped schools are asking much more. Photograph: Alamy News that an academy trust founded by the Conservative peer Lord James O’Shaughnessy is advertising for unpaid volunteers to fill key roles in its two primary schools was met with disbelief and dismay by teachers earlier this month. The Floreat Education Academies Trust is looking for full-time and part-time volunteers to fill the jobs of finance assistant, office administrator and personal assistant to the chief executive, Janet Hilary, who was paid £128,768 in…

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Plea to fill up 50% vacancies in HC through direct recruitment opposed

Plea to fill up 50% vacancies in HC through direct recruitment opposed

Registrar General says there is no constitutional mandate for such a procedure The Registrar General (RG) of Madras High Court has contended that there is no constitutional mandate to fill up at least 50% of vacancies in the posts of Assistant and Reader/Examiner in the court through direct recruitment. He has made the submission in a counter affidavit to a public interest litigation petition that opposed the practice of filling up a majority of such vacancies through promotions from among existing staff. The counter affidavit filed by R. Sakthivel stated…

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Odisha OSSTET recruitment 2016: How to fill application form

Odisha OSSTET recruitment 2016: How to fill application form

The Board of Secondary Education (BSE), Odisha has started a recruitment drive to shortlist eligible candidates for the Odisha Secondary School Teacher Eligibility Test (OSSTET), 2016. Interested candidates can register themselves for the post on the official website of BSE Odisha. Start of online application process: October 21, 2016 Last date to apply online: November 11, 2016 (till midnight) Last date to deposit application fee: November 10, 2016 (till 10:45 pm) (Candidates can, however, fill in their fee detail information till the last date of applying online which is November…

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