AndhraPradesh:GO.MS.39 sanction of 1476 School Assistants (Special teacher) posts under Central Sponsored Scheme

Andhra Pradesh


G.O.MS.No. 39 Dated:07-04-2015

Read the following:

1. G.O.Ms.No. 341, Finance (SMPC-I)dept,
dated. 21-12-2012 

2. A.P Reorganization Act,2014(Act No 6 of 2014) 

3. School Education Dept., U.O.No. 1043/SE.Prog.I8/A2/2011, dated.12.12.2014


In the G.O first read above, Government has issued orders for sanction of 1476 posts of  School Assistant(Special teacher) under the scheme of Inclusive Education for Disabled at Secondary Stage(IEDSS) for the benefit of hearing impaired and visually impaired students.  

The School Education department in the reference third read above has informed that the Hon’ble High Court while disposing PIL No 2 of 2013 filed by Voggu Murali Kusuma Krishnaveni and two others, requesting to include Special Education Teachers (Mentally Retarded) also in the recruitment of School Assistant (Special Teachers), directed the State Government to consider petitioners proposals of giving equal treatment to the Specialized Teachers and to amend G.O.Ms.No.341 dated: 21.12.2012 suitably.  

The School Education Department has further stated that after bifurcation of the State w.e.f 2-6-2014 as per A.P reorganization Act,2014 total Eight Hundred Sixty (860) School Assistant(Special Teacher) posts are located in the (664) Mandals of Residual State of A.P. 

The Department has requested to issue suitable orders for redistribution of the Eight Hundred Sixty (860) sanctioned posts of School Assistant (Special Teacher) under the scheme, for the benefit of hearing impaired, visually impaired and also mentally restarted students as per the directions of Hon’ble High Court of A.P.  

The issue has been examined carefully and the Government, in partial modification of the orders issued in reference first read above, hereby issue orders for redistribution of the Eight Hundred Sixty (860) School Assistant (Special Teacher) posts located in the (664) Mandals of Residual State of A.P. among the three categories of Special Teacher posts ie., Visual Impaired, Hearing Impaired and Mentally Retarded as detailed below.