Andhra Pradesh Teachers Transfers 2020 బదిలీ Guidelines, Schedule

AP Teachers Transfers Schedule 2020 – Schools Rationalization and Web Counselling details, Dates

NewUpdate on 06 July 2020:

త్వరలో చేపట్టనున్న ఉపాధ్యాయుల బదిలీలు, రేషనలైజేషన్‌ కోసం ఈ నెల ఏడో తేదీలోగా ఖాళీల వివరాలను పంపించాలని పాఠశాల విద్య కమిషనర్‌ వాడ్రేవు చినవీరభద్రుడు ఆదేశించారు. ఈ ఏడాది జూన్‌ 30వ తేదీనాటికి ఉన్న ఖాళీల వివరాలను తెలపాలన్నారు. ఈ మేరకు అన్ని జిల్లాల విద్యాశాఖాధికారు (డీఈఓ)లకు సర్క్యులర్లను జారీ చేశారు. ఒకేచోట ఎనిమిదేళ్లపాటు పని చేసిన ఉపాధ్యాయులు, ఐదేళ్లపాటు పని చేసిన ప్రధానోపాధ్యాయుల పోస్టులను ఖాళీలుగా చూపించాలన్నారు. 2015 నవంబరు 18 కంటే ముందు ఒక స్కూల్‌లో చేరిన హెచ్‌ఎం, 2012 నవంబరు 18 కంటే ముందు చేరిన టీచర్లు విధిగా బదిలీ కావల్సి ఉందన్నారు. ఐదు, ఎనిమిదేళ్ల సర్వీసు పూర్తి చేసుకున్న ఉపాధ్యాయుల వివరాలను ఏడో తేదీ సాయంత్రం ఐదు గంటలకల్లా కమిషనరేట్‌కు పంపించాలని ఆదేశించారు.

ఉపాద్యాయుల బదిలీలపై కదలిక

ఉన్నత పాఠశాలల ప్రధానోపాధ్యాయులు వారియొక్క వేకెన్సీ వివరాలు మండల విద్యాశాఖ అధికారి వారికి వెంటనే తెలియజేయవలెను.
మండల అధికారి తమ పరిధిలో గల ప్రాధమిక/ ప్రాధమికోన్నత/ఉన్నత పాఠశాలలలోని వేకెన్సీ వివరాలు పంపవలెను
డిఈవో ఆపీసుల నుండి సమాచారం సేకరణకై ఆదేశాలు వెలువడ్డాయి…
క్లియర్ వేకెన్సీ, లాంగ్ స్టాండింగ్ వివరాలు పంపాలి అని కమీషనర్ గారి ఆదేశం

Govt. of AP with AP State School Education Department  issued the Schedule for transfer of Teachers Rationalization and Transfers through web counseling in all districts. Govt prepared some guidelines, instructions and procedures for AP Teachers Transfers and Rationalization- Web based counselling.This schedule for Teachers Transfers and Rationalization and this schedule has got approval by the DSE AP.

In order to facilitate and regulate the transfers of Headmasters Grade II Gazetted and teachers working in Government / ZPP / MPP schools in Andhra Pradesh School Education Service and Andhra Pradesh School Education Subordinate Service, Government have decided to issue rules relating to transfers.

Further, Under Right to Education (RTE) Act 2009, every child in age group of 6 to 14 years will have to be provided upto Eight years of Elementary Education on admission to an age appropriate class in the vicinity of his / her neighborhood. Further, there is a need to rationalize the staff in schools and posts in Primary, Upper Primary and High Schools as there are some schools with higher enrollment of students vis-à-vis the sanctioned teaching posts and on the other hand there are some schools with uneconomic enrollment of students with more teachers. Government desires to ensure appropriate school/class level teacher – pupil ratio and strengthen academic monitoring / support to teachers at mandal and divisional level. Keeping the above in view, there is need to rationalizing the staffing pattern by way of transfers.

Government have decided to call for the applications for transfer of teachers through online and conduct web counseling duly obtaining the options as was done in earlier transfer counseling held in 2015. The Headmasters/teachers shall apply online at the IP address given for the purpose. In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 78 and 99 of A.P. Education Act 1982 (Act 1 of 1982) and under Article 309 of the Constitution of India and in super session of all the earlier Rules and guidelines on transfer of teachers, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby makes the following Rules regulating the transfers of the categories of Headmasters Gr.II Gazetted, School Assistants and S.G.T.s and their equivalent categories in the A.P. School Education Service and A.P. School Education Subordinate Service working in the Government Schools and Z.P.P. and MPP Schools in the State.

A.P. Teachers (Regulation of Transfers) Rules, 2017

A.P., Teachers (Regulation of Transfers) Rules, 2017 A.P., Teachers (Regulation of Transfers) Rules, 2017

1.Short Title and Applicability:
(i)These rules may be called the Andhra Pradesh Teachers (Regulation of Transfers) Rules, 2017.
(ii)These rules shall be applicable to Headmaster Gr.-II Gazetted in Andhra Pradesh School Education Service and School Assistants / Secondary Grade Teachers and other equivalent categories in Andhra Pradesh School Education Subordinate Service, herein after referred to as Teacher in these Rules.
(iii)These rules shall come into force with immediate effect.
2Transfer Counselling
All the transfers shall be processed by applications filed and options exercised through an online processes. Transfer orders will be issued by the Committees constituted for this purpose in each district / zone.


3Schedule of Transfer
The Commissioner of School Education, shall draw schedule and communicate the same to the competent authorities for effecting transfers from time to timeThe  Commissioner  of  School  Education  shall  also  facilitate  the  process  through appropriate Information Technology (I.T) solution.
4Competent Authority for postings & Transfers
The appointing authority concerned shall issue transfer and posting orders based on the web options exercised by the Teacher duly appointed by the Committee constituted for this purpose.
5Criteria for Transfers
The  following  categories  of  Teachers  in  the  Government  /  ZPP  /MPP  shall  be transferred.
(i)(a)Teachers who have completed  6 years’ of service in a particular school and the Headmasters Gr-II who have completed 5 years of in particular school as on 30th April, 2017 shall be compulsorily transferred.
(b)Provided those who are going to retire within two (2) years from30th April,
2017 of the year shall not be  transferred until and unless the incumbent requests for such transfer
(ii)(a)The male Headmaster / Teacher aged below 50 years as on30th April, 2017of
the year and working in Girls High School.
(b)If no women Teachers are available to work in Girls High Schools, then the male Teachers who crossed 50 years of age as on  30th April, 2017 may be considered for posting to such schools.
(iii)Teachers who have completed a minimum period of two years-service in a School as on 30th April, 2017 of the year shall be eligible to apply for transfer.
(iv)The teachers shifted under Rationalization i.e. Primary Schools and Upper Primary Schools and in High Schools shall participate in the Transfers Counseling regardless of the period of service in the station.
(v)The Headmasters Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher  who have completed 5/6 years service respectively as NCC officer should be posted in a vacancy in a school where there is NCC unit. If there is no vacancy, they may be posted in a school where there is no NCC Unit, so that the NCC teacher may open a new NCC unit in the school.
(vi)Preference shall be given to Head Master Gr-II, who have studied the language concerned (Urdu / Tamil / Kannada / Oriya) Language as 1st Language as main subject to the respective Medium Schools.
(vii)The number of years of service completed in a particular school in a particular cadre should be taken into consideration
(viii)Visually challenged teachers are exempted from transfers. However, if the teachers desire to apply for transfer or post / person is found surplus under Rationalziation Rule 5 (iv) is applicable.
(ix)(a) All transfers shall be effected from within the Present Management in which the Teacher is working (b) As  per  G.O.Ms.No.3  Tribal  Welfare  Department,  Dated:10.01.2000,  local tribes are to be posted in Agency areas.


(c) Non Tribal Teachers working in Schools in agency  area may also apply for transfers to plain area. (d) Teachers working in Plain areas may opt for Agency Area, Such teacher shall be posted in Agency Area on tenure basis temporarily for a maximum period of 2 years in the interest of Tribal students and for continuing instruction in the school and such teacher shall be replaced as and when the post is filled with a tribal teacher / candidate. (e) If the vacancy of teacher post could not be filled in Tribal areas, surplus teacher in plain area may be deputed temporarily after transfer counseling.
6Entitlement Points – Common Points
Entitlement of points shall be awarded to the Teachers service rendered in the present
school, category as on30th April, 2017 in the following manner
(i)(a)No. of points for every year of service in category IV areas4
(b)No. of points for every year of service in Category III areas2
(ii)The Villages / Towns shall be classified under following categories, viz,
Category –IIIAll Villages / Towns where 12% HRA is admissible
Category-IVAll Villages where 12% HRA is admissible, and which do not have connectivity  through  an  all-weather  road  as  per  the  norms  of Panchayat Raj (Engineering) Department
In case of Villages / Towns which were in one category earlier and later changed to the other category (as per HRA / Road condition) in such cases the entitlement points may be calculated proportionately.
(iii)The District Collector & District Magistrate shall publish the list of Villages & Category in the district which do not have connectivity through an all-weather road as per the norms of  Panchayat  Raj  (Engineering)  Department  with  the  assistance  of  Superintendent Engineer, P.R. of the district and the same shall be final.
Total Points 24
7Special Points (Extra Points):Entitlement Points
(i)The President and General Secretary of the recognized Teachers’ Unions at the State and District Levels.4
(ii)Un-married female Teacher4
(iii)Teacher  whose  spouse  is  working  in  State  Government  or  Central Government  or  Public  Sector  undertaking  or  Local  Body  or  Aided Institution in the same District or Adjacent District opted for transfer nearer within the District or to Aadjacent Mandal / Division to the neighboring District towards the nearer place of working of his/her spouse, benefit of spouse points shall be applicable to one of the spouse once in 6 years only. An entry to this effect shall be recorded in this regard in SR of the teacher concerned under proper attestation. A copy of certificate issued by the competent authority shall be enclosed to the check list to consider cases under this category4
(iv)Teacher who is working as NCC Officer, and completed 6 years’ service in the school3
(v)Teacher who is enthusiastic, having competencies and inclination to teach in English Medium and opted English Medium School / Section subject to eligibility3
(vi)Teachers  who  are  Physical  Science  teachers  and  who  opt  to  teach Mathematics   permanently   in   future   and   who   have   the   requisite qualification3
(vii)Teacher willing to opt for working in Category IV area schools2
(viii)Teachers enrolled in A.P. eKnowledge eXchange (A.P. Subject Forum)1
8Rationalization Points
The teachers who are affected by rationalization are eligible for extra points over and above already secured. The teachers who have completed 6 years’ service are not eligible.2
Total Points 26


9Performance Related Points
(i)School Related Performance
(a)Increase in enrolment by 10 20% during last 2 years (Applicable   to   H.M   &   all Teachers)As per integrated Aadhar Based U-DISE enrolment Data as on 31.12.2016. Even if Aadhhar seeding is done/purified on subsequent dates. E.I.D. No. also valid.2
(b)Average pupils attendance in the school for last 2 years wise (Applicable to H.M & all Teachers)Above 95% Between 90% – 95%2 1
(c)100%  Transition  of  children within      their  school      or catchment area Govt. Schools 5th to 6th class 7th to 8th class 8th to 9th class (Applicable      to      H.M      & concerned Teachers)– HM certificate – Counter certified by Dy.EO/Mandal Educational Officer2
(d)(a) Marks of A and A+ grade obtained by students in Class III, V & VIII in the Annual Assessment Survey for the year 2015 and for I to Class IX in a school in the Summative Assessment and Formative Assessment Exam conducted in during 2016 and School Level Assessment for Classes I to V (Applicable to H.M & Concerned Teacher)If 80% students in the class got A and A+3
If ≥70% to   < 80 students got B+ and above2
If ≥50% to 70% students in class got B & above1
(e)School pass % performance in SSC Exam(Applicable to H.M. & All teachers who handled 10th class)– HM certificate – Counter certified by Dy. EO Cross verified with DG (Examinations)
95% to 100% pass percentage3
90% to 94.99% pass percentage2
(f)Pratibha awards secured by the student in the school (Applicable to H.M. & concerned teachers)2
(g)Conduct of PTA Meetings (Applicable    to    H.M.&    all teachers)Authenticated attested minutes shall be the criteria
>10 meetings @ 11 months2
>6 to1
(h)Play Ground / Utilization and conduct   of   games  /   sports functional(Applicable to H.M / P.E.T)Evidence    on    rendering    accounts    and submission of utilization certification for the sports kit & material purchased for Rs.5,000/- (allotted under SSA / RMSA) and conduct of events to be furnished by Inspector Officer concerned2
(i)Maintenance of health cards and health checkup record (Applicable to H.M. and concerned Teacher)2
(j)MDM taking students>95%2
≥90% to <95 td=””>1
(k)Initiative  in  raising  of  funds/material/property/infrastructure for developing the school (last 2 years only)– HM certificate – Counter certified by Dy.EO/Mandal Educational Officer


Worth of more than Rs.2 lakhs2
More than Rs. 1 lakhs and less than Rs.2 lakhs1
(l)Participation   of   children   in competitions at District/ State Level from the schools a) Essay writing b) Elocution c) Drawing d) Quiz, etc. (Applicable to the HM & concerned Teacher) (e) Science– HM certificate – Counter certified by Dy.EO/I1
Total Points 25
10Individual Related Performance Points
(a)The teachers who were honored with the National Award from the Central Government (only once in the 6 year period) on the eve of Teachers’ Day Celebrations.6
The teachers who secured State award issued by the State Government (only once in the 6 year period)3
(b)Teacher attendance in the School in the present cadre– HM certificate –  Counter  certified  by  Dy.EO  /  Mandal Educational Officer
Above 95% of attendance for last 2 years3
Above 90% and below 95% attendance for last 2 years2
Teacher attendance includes actual attendance in the school and Other Duty (O.D) under proper orders & certification during the  two academic years i.e. 2015-16 & 2016-17.
(c)If the children of Govt. teacher are studying during the last 2 years  in  Govt./Aided  schools (If both are working as teachers,  one  of  the  spouse will   be   entitled   for   these points)Self-  Certification  Counter  certified  by Dy.EO/I on the basis of integrated Aadhar Based U-DISE Data3
(d)Performance in SSC Results 100% pass in concerned subject.5
90% and above pass in concerned subject.2
(e)Participation in sport & games : Points to be gives both for PET/HM (conducted by SAAP / SGF / Govt. recognized accredited organization) National State Zonal / District– HM certificate – Counter certified by Dy.EO/ Concerned Inspecting Officer.5 3 1
(f)If    teacher    is    residing    at working habitation for last 2 years (applicable to HM / Teacher working in category III & IV schools only).Self- Certification Counter certified by Dy.EO / Mandal Educational Officer2
(g)Conduct of science exhibition at school level with local contribution  inviting neighboring schools in the Mandal a) Science Projects/Shows b)Counter certified by Dy.EO/I1


Green Crops &    Environment c) Arts
Note:i.         The criteria for determination of the above performance parameters shall be two preceding academic years. ii.        For all the above indication it should be Certified by the HM & Counter signed by Inspecting Officer concerned iii.       Applicable to the HM / concerned Teachers.
Total Points 25
11In case of a Tie in Points Secured
In case the entitlement points two or more applicants are equal, the inter-se seniority shall be determined as below:
(a)The seniority in the cadre shall be taken into account
(b)Priority to the candidate basing on the date of birth (Senior) besides rule (a) and (b).
(c)Applicants having disability of more than 40% but less than 70% (Ortho- handicap. / Visually challenged/ Hearing Impaired) shall take priority
12Minus Points:
(a)If  disciplinary  action  is  initiated  for  irregular  attendance/  Unauthorized absence, not completing syllabus, indiscipline etc. by competent authority
(i)Major penalty awarded (last two years)5
(ii)Minor Penalty awarded (last two years)3
(b)10th Class Pass Percentage is less than 50% in the subject handled by the teacher concerned5
(c)For  not  submitting  A.P.R.  (Annual  Property  Returns)  during  his service2
(d)For not submitting A.P.R. (Annual Property Returns) during last two years1
(e)For poor performance results of students in Formative, Summative and Annual Assessment Survey conducted during the year 2015-16 & 201617 (0% to 25%)5
(f)For poor performance results of students in Formative, Summative and Annual Assessment Survey conducted during the year 2015-16 & 201617 (26 % to 50%)3
13Preferential Categories
The following categories shall take precedence in the seniority list, in the order given below, irrespective of their entitlement points.
(a)Physically handicapped i.e., those with not less than 70% orthopedically-handicapped /Visually challenged/Hearing Impaired.
(c)Legally Separated Women
(d)Teacher who is suffering with the following diseases, in which he/she is undergoing treatment:
i. Cancer ii. Open Heart Surgery iii. Neuro Surgery iv. Bone TB v. Kidney Transplantation /     Dialysis vi. Neuro – Surgery


(e)Applicants with dependents i.e., Mother, Father, children, Spouse who are mentally retarded and are undergoing treatment
(f)Children suffering with holes in the heart by birth and undergoing medical treatment available only at specified places to which they are seeking transfers
(g)Applicants with dependent children suffering from Juvenile Diabetes
Note:1Where the preferential category is claimed on health grounds as per Rule 11 (d), (e), (f) and (g) a certificate from District Medical Board / Superintendent of Regional / State Level  Institution  /  Hospital  State  Medical  Board  should  be  produced.  However candidates selected under PH quota and recorded in SR need not furnish any fresh certificate.
Note 2:The Headmaster Grade-II Gazetted should avail either the preferential category (Rule 8) or the special points Rule 7 (1 to 7) once in 5 years and an entry be made in SR. The Teachers should avail either the preferential category (Rule 8) or the special points Rule 7 (1 to 7) once in 6 years and an entry be made in SR.
Note 3:The teachers who have availed the preferential category or spouse category in the earlier transfer counselling and now shifted under Rationalization without completion of 6 years of service shall be given the respective benefits / entitlement points along with the Rationalization points.
(h)Teachers shall exercise their option for their willingness to teach in English medium in the English Medium High Schools / English Medium Parallel High Schools. They shall be treated as English Medium teachers and will be posted for teaching in English medium henceforth. The required training will be provided. Preference will be given to the teachers who exercise the option for posting in the said school. Transfer shall be issued to the extent of requirement in the Schools.
14Notification of vacancies:
(i)The following vacancies shall be notified for the purpose of counseling:
(a)All the existing clear needy vacancies, except the leave vacancies.
(b)Needy vacancies for Academic & Administrative purpose
(c)All the vacancies arising due to compulsory transfers as per Rule 5 – Criteria for transfer
(d)Resultant vacancies arising during counseling.
(ii)After assessing   actual requirement at school level, additional Posts/Teachers to be provided to ensure School and Class level Teacher Pupil Ratio & for strengthening academic monitoring
(iii)The  competent  authorities  shall  notify  the  vacancies  with  the  approval  of  District Collector (District Cadres) or Commissioner and Director of School Education (Zonal Cadre), as the case may be after duly affecting rationalization by taking into consideration of teacher pupil ratio as notified by Government under rationalization from time to time.
15Publication of vacancies and seniority list:
(i)The following lists shall be published on the website specified for the purpose and also displayed  at  the  O/o  Regional  Joint  Director  of  School  Education  and  District Educational Officer concerned:
(a)The lists of category wise schools (category I, II, III and IV),
(b)The    School    wise    vacancy    position    of    Headmaster    Gr.IIGazetted/School Assistant/Secondary Grade Teacher and equivalent categories for counseling.
(c)Subject  to  the  procedure  prescribed  in  clause  (2)  below,  the  list  of  names  of  the Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher who applied for transfer with entitlement points.
(ii)After the last date for applying for transfers as per schedule, the seniority list shall be prepared,  using  software  for  generating  the  entitlement  points  management  wise,


category wise, subject wise, medium wise and the seniority list with entitlement points shall be published in the website specified for the purpose and also on the notice board of District Educational Officer /Regional Joint Director of School Education.
16Online Application
(i)The Headmasters/teachers shall apply for transfer in the prescribed online services for web based allotment at
(ii)Only online applications received through the website will be considered for transfer. The teachers must submit their application for further processing.
(iii)The applicants shall thereafter obtain the printout of theapplication from the specified website and submit the same duly signed to their respective authorities, viz., Mandal Educational Officer/Headmaster High School/Deputy Educational Officer, as the case may be.(This is only for verification – hard copies are not processed for transfer).
(iv)The Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher who is eligible as per the criteria prescribed in Rule 5 may apply online through website specified for the purpose in the prescribed proforma and the particulars furnished in the proforma shall be final and no modification shall be allowed.
(v)An applicant seeking to apply under Preferential categories / spouse category shall also submit along with application the latest certificate from the competent authority in that regard.
(vi)After  receipt  of  applications, the  authorities concerned  shall  display the  provisional seniority lists and call for objections if any. After redressing the objections / grievances, the authority shall display the final seniority along with the entitlement points in the website / notice board.
(vii)Once the Headmaster / teacher submits an application through online it shall be final. No teacher is allowed to apply twice on online
(viii)If any Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher who is compulsorily transferable under Rule 5 does not apply online or having applied does not attend the counseling (physical or online), he/she will be transferred to the available left over needy vacancies.
(ix)Any HM / Teacher who is under compulsory transfer and does not apply / submit his /her transfer application serious view will be taken against the Teacher / H.M. and M.E.O. and appropriate disciplinary action initiated.
17Receipt and disposal of objections / Grievances:
(i)Objections if any in respect of the seniority list and entitlement points published as per Rule 13 (2) may be filed online. The District Educational Officer / Regional Joint Director of School Education, as the case may be, by any applicant together with evidence in support of such objection within the time specified for this purpose in the schedule.
(ii)The District Educational Officer / Regional Joint Director of School Education, as the case may be, shall cause verification of all objections and pass orders disposing of the same. In cases where objections are upheld, the District Educational Officer/ Regional Joint Director of School Education shall cause the necessary corrections in the seniority list and publish the same on the website.
(i)Transfers  and  postings  of  Headmasters/Teachers  shall  be  done  on  the  basis  of entitlement and performance points as specified in these rules.
(ii)After finalization of seniority lists and notification of vacancies Options shall have to be exercised by the teachers through web based counseling / option.
(iii)Transfer orders shall be issued by the respective Committee on the basis of the final lists drawn online duly following the above procedure.
19Committee for Transfers
The following committees are constituted for the purpose of issue of transfers.


(i)For Transfer of Head Master Gr. II Gazetted in Government High Schools
(a)Senior Officer of the Department nominated by the Director of School Education, not below the rank of a Joint Director.
(b)The Regional Joint Director of School Education concerned or his nominee as the Member Secretary
(c)The District Educational Officer concerned as a Member
(i)The senior most officer shall be the Chairman of the Committee.
(ii)The Committee shall be the competent authority for transfer of all Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted in the Government High Schools in the respective Zone. The transfer shall be effected within the Zone by way of counselling.
(iii)The Regional Joint Director of School Education concerned shall be the competent authority to issue posting and transfer orders of the Headmasters Gr.II Gazetted working in Government High Schools, after the approval by the Committee
(ii)For Transfer of Head Master Gr. II Gazetted in ZillaParishad High Schools:
(a)Chairman, Zilla Parishad /Special Officer– Chairman
(b)Collector/ Joint Collector – Member
(c)RJDSE or his nominee — Member Secretary
(d)Chief Executive Officer- Z.P. – Member
(i)The Committee shall be the competent authority for transfer of all Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted in the ZP High Schools in the District
(ii)The Regional Joint Director of School Education concerned shall be the competent authority to issue transfer orders of the Headmasters Gr.II Gazetted working in ZP High Schools, after the approval by the Committee
(iii)For Transfer of Teachers in Government High Schools
(a)Collector / Joint Collector — Chairman
(b)Chief Executive Officer Z. P. – – Member
(c)District Educational Officer – Member Secretary
(iv)For Transfer of Teachers in Zilla Parishad / MPP Schools
(a)Chairman, ZP /Special Officer – Chairman
(b)Collector / Joint Collector — Member
(c)Chief Executive Officer Z. P. – – Member
(d)District Educational Officer – Member Secretary
Note:The District Educational Officer concerned shall be competent authority to issue transfer orders to all the teachers working in the Government Schools and ZPP /MPP Schools after the approval by the Committee.
20Issue of Transfer Orders:
(i)Based on the  web  options and  issue  of  orders  by the  respective  committees, the appointing authorities concerned shall issue posting orders to all the HMs /Teachers of one category in one proceedings only, duly enclosing the names of the teachers transferred and places of postings on transfer in one annexure. No individual transfer orders shall be issued.
(ii)The teacher / HM who are to be compulsorily transferred and who do not apply for counseling, shall be given posting orders in absentia to the left over needy vacancies at the end of the web counseling of that particular category of teachers.
(iii)Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher shall not be posted in the Schools located in the same Gram Panchayat/ Municipality, If they completed 5/8 years of service respectively.
(iv)Once transfer orders are issued by the competent authority with the approval of the committee,  review  or modification  of  orders  shall  not  be  considered,  either  by the committee or by the competent authority.
(v)In all the orders of the transfer the condition is to be included that the orders shall be subject to outcome of SLP in Supreme Court of India and other pending cases.
(vi)The transfers effected shall be displayed on website and also at the office of Regional


Joint Director of School Education, District Educational Officer and ZP after completion of counseling.
21Date of Relief and Joining:
(i)The Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher who are on transfer shall be relieved within 7 days from the present place of working on receipt of the transfer orders and he / she shall join in the new school where they are posted on the next day of issue / receipt of orders. Provided the Teachers (including subject teachers) who are transferred under Transfer Counseling shall be relieved subject to the condition that there shall be 50% of regular teachers (fraction shall be treated as One) working in the school and also only the senior most Teachers (including subject teachers) shall be relieved.
a.If only one Teacher (including subject teachers) is working in the School and got transfer he / she shall not be relieved without substitute
b.If two Teachers (including subject teachers) are working in the School and got transfer, the junior in the school shall not be relieved without substitute
c.If three Teachers (including subject teachers) are working in the School and got transfer, the two juniors in the school shall not be relieved without substitute.
d.If four Teachers (including subject teachers) are working in the school and got transfer, the two juniors in the school shall not be relieved without substitute.
e.Likewise, if eleven Teachers (including subject teachers) are working in the school and got transfer, the six juniors in the school shall not be relieved without substitute.
(ii)A Headmaster Gr.II Gazetted / Teacher who does not so join cannot claim compulsory wait, under any circumstances, for any reason.
(i)An  appeal  against  the  orders  of  the  District  Educational  Officer  shall  lie  with  the Regional Joint Director of School Education concerned, and an appeal against the orders  of  the  Regional  Joint   Director  of   School  Education  shall   lie   with   the Commissioner and Director of  School Education  Such  appeal should be  submitted within 10 days.
(ii)All such appeals shall be disposed off by the Appellate authorities concerned within 15 days from the date of receipt of the appeal.
(iii)The teachers have any grievance on the transfer counseling should avail all levels of appeal provisions before going for other legal remedies.
(i)The Commissioner and Director of School Education may either suo-moto or on an application received from any person aggrieved by the orders of the Transfer Committee may call for and examine the records in respect of any proceedings of transfer to satisfy himself about its regularity, legality or propriety. If, in any case, it appears to him that any such proceedings should be revised, modified, annulled or reversed or remitted for reconsideration, he may pass orders accordingly or remand the case with any direction so as to rectify any violation of rules or discrepancy. Such orders shall be implemented by the authority concerned.
(ii)The Commissioner & Director of School Education may stay the implementation of any such proceedings, pending exercise of its powers under sub-rule (1) above.
(iii)Revision exercise and issue orders shall be completed within 4 weeks from the date of issue of the transfer orders. No extension shall be permissible.
24Service / Disciplinary Action for furnishing false Information & violation of Rules
(i)(a) Any HM / Teacher, who has submitted false information and certificates, shall be liable  for  disciplinary  action  in  addition  to  prosecution,  as  per  rules,  apart  from cancellation of transfer benefit and shall be reposted to Category-IV area / left over


vacancy. (b)  Any  officer  who  have  countersigned  such  false  information  shall  be  liable  for disciplinary action in addition to prosecution as per rules.
(ii)The Member-Secretary who issued orders in violation of these rules or instructions issued by Commissioner of School Education from time to time in the matter shall be liable for disciplinary action as per rules.
(iii)The transfer orders, once issued and the appeals once disposed off and revision orders issued, shall be final. And the HM/Teachers shall join the place of posting without any further delay. For any unauthorized absence “no work-no pay’ provision shall apply besides disciplinary action, a per rules.

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