Careers In Education And Teaching

Education is one of the major sources of collective employment. This fact is evident from the concern of the government undertakings providing primary education. These days, career avenues have opened up for teachers on a large scale in public and private schools. The number of institutes offering courses in teaching is also increasing at the same rate.

Teachers at various levels like primary level teachers, secondary school teachers are often required by schools and inter colleges. As far as eligibility is concerned, it depends on the level at which you want to enter the field.

For example, for the pre-primary level, in addition to possessing personality traits such as love and affection for children, patience and dedication is a Montessori degree or diploma and/or a diploma in early childhood care and education, if you are a Want to become a pre-primary teacher. 

Primary and junior colleges require a bachelor’s degree with a B.Ed. degree or online teaching degree. In colleges and universities, teachers are designated as lecturers, readers, assistant professors, associate professors, and professors. 

Those with Ph.D. are appointed/promoted. You require a good academic record with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade at a master’s degree level. The National Eligibility Test (NET) is conducted by the FETE UGT, which is a prerequisite for an appointment for all those who do not have a Ph.D. for placement at the entry-level i.e. lecturership. 

In addition, the State Level Entrance Test for Lectureship (SLET) for appointments within the respective states in many states.  Those with a B.Ed or M.Ed in special education can also seek employment as a counselor.