Teacher Transfer Counselling in Tamilnadu 2013
Online Counselling for Teachers seeking Transfers conducted in Erode
The counselling process for the heads of government and municipal higher secondary schools, who were seeking transfers, was held using an online system at the office of the Chief Educational Officer Erode on 20th May, 2013.
The School Education department had brought in the online system of conducting counselling for the general transfer and promotion of teachers to save the teachers from the trouble of travelling a long distance and waiting for hours together at the counselling centres.
The teachers were allowed to select the place of their choice online and the relevant certificates were issued on the spot.
The vacancy position was made available online.
A total of 28 heads of schools applied to participate in the counselling process.
Of them, 14 persons opted for transfers within the district, while one participant choose a vacancy in an another district. The remaining chose not to participate after checking the places available online.
Chief Educational Officer K. Sri Devi, who supervised the conduct of counselling, said that the system ensured greater transparency in the process.
The teachers were given all the relevant information and allowed to choose the place of posting.
The counselling for teachers, who were promoted, would be held on 21st May, 2013, she added.