Youth waiting for jobs in UP can get great news soon. The UP government is planning to recruit teachers on a large scale. This recruitment of teachers will be done before the Lok Sabha elections. For this, the government has sought the details of vacant posts from its departments. However, there is no clear information regarding the recruitment on the vacant posts, when the release will be issued. In such a situation, candidates should keep an eye on the official website for information related to teacher recruitment.
According to departmental sources, at present 51 thousand teacher posts are vacant in Basic Education Department and 7471 teacher posts are vacant in government schools. At the same time, 2215 and 5256 posts of lecturer are vacant in Assistant Teacher LT Cadre. Preparations are going on for teacher recruitment in UP.
The UP government had asked for the details of the vacant posts, in which the posts of about 51 thousand teachers are vacant in the Basic Education Department. The Yogi government has recruited more than 1.20 lakh assistant teachers in the schools of Basic Education Council in its last tenure.
Earlier in 2017, CM Yogi had ordered the appointment of teachers on the vacant posts. So far more than 1.64 lakh teachers have been deployed in the state. In the last five years alone, more than 44 thousand teachers have been recruited in secondary schools, while between 2003 and 2017 the previous governments recruited 33 thousand teachers in secondary schools.
At the same time, more than 33 thousand assistant teachers, more than 6 thousand lecturers and 800 principals have been appointed in government and aided schools. At the same time, more than 44 thousand teachers have been posted in secondary education schools. Similarly, 1270 lecturers of DIET, 34 District Basic Education Officers, 45 Senior Lecturers and 309 Block Education Officers have been made in 5 years.
Significantly, to ensure transparency in the teacher recruitment process in the state, CM Yogi had made written examination mandatory in teacher recruitment. On the basis of the standard of number of students, arrangements are being made for continuous deployment of teachers in the school. Now in view of the 2024 elections, the process is expected to accelerate.