Para Teachers – 5 Working Days and 20 Classes a Week

Government of West Bengal
School Education Department
Primary Branch, Bikash Bhavan
Salt-Lake City, Kolkata-700 091

Memo No. 18-SE(EE)/PTTI-7/11 Date: 09.01.2015


In partial modification of the order no. 886-SE(Pry) dated 16/11/2010 the following amendment is made in the order no. 886-SE(Pry) dated 16/11/2010.


Existing para D(i) and (ii) in Annexure-I.

Attendance and number of periods of Para teachers :

D (i) No of periods in school routine shall not exceed 20 in 5 days of a week where a para teacher attends school. However, stop gap classes may be allotted to para teachers as well under unavoidable circumstances, over and above 20 periods as stated above. On school days, the para teachers are to remain in school for the total schooling hours.

(ii) For the rest 1 (one) day when the para teachers are not attending school, but tracking children in the locality, they shall maintain a diary and need not sign the school attendance register. This work diary shall be placed to the HM/Head Teacher of the school every week with copy to the S.I./A.I. of the respective CLRCs.

Sd/- Secretary
School Education Department

No. 18-SE dated 09.01.2015

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