Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) is all set to hire 25000 schoolteachers in the Government Schools of the province to ensure high-quality education. PPSC has invited the expression of interest from testing agencies to hire their services for the recruitment of teachers. Soon, after the hiring of the testing agencies, the advertisement for teaching vacancies will be published.
The Government of Punjab is committed to ensuring 100% enrollment & retention of all students between the ages of 5 to 16 years and providing them with High-Quality Education, under its constitutional obligation. In this connection, School Education Department intends to recruit up to 25,000 Educators (BS-14 & 15), on a need-basis in schools with acute teacher shortages in particular.
It has been decided that prior to the submission of applications by the eligible candidates for the vacant posts of School Teachers (Educators), the interested candidates shall have to undergo/appear in a Test to be conducted by a reputable testing/management firm/company to be hired/appointed by Schools Education Department. For the aforesaid purpose, EOI is invited from reputable testing/management firms/interested organizations/institutions, having adequate Testing System experience and capable to conduct tests of approximately three hundred thousand candidates/applicants, all over Punjab, in the shortest possible span/limited time, fulfilling the following mandatory criteria:
- Documentary evidence that the firm/company is a registered body for the last three years;
- Documentary evidence that the firm/company is an active taxpayer with FBR / PRA;
- Undertaking on stamp paper to be attached that firm/company is not presently blacklisted by any provincial/federal/donor institutions. A consulting firm may associate with other firms to form a joint venture to enhance their qualifications and skills etc. The hiring of the Firm will be carried out as per PPRA Rules (Rule 40-48).
Further information including the TORs and detailed pre-qualification criteria for evaluation of the firm/company to be shortlisted for issuance of REP document, can be obtained from the office of Additional Secretary (Schools), Govt. of Punjab, Schools Education Department, Old P&D Building, Civil Secretariat, Lahore during office hours i.e. 0900 to 1700 Monday to Friday till February 08, 2023. The same can also be downloaded from the PPRA website i.e. www.ppra.org.pk as well as the SED website i.e. www.schools.punjab.gov.pk.
Expression of interest must be delivered in written form and in a sealed envelope supported with all necessary details complete in all aspects, in the 0/o Additional Secretary (Schools), Govt. of Punjab, Schools Education Department, Old P&D Building, Civil Secretariat, Lahore. (Ph: 042-99210055) by February 08, 2023, till 3:00 PM, which will be opened on 08th February 2023, at 3:30 PM in presence of representatives of firms/companies. Firms/companies which will attain more than 65 scores as per the above-given evaluation criteria will be pre-qualified.