PANAJI: All Goa Part Time Instructors have written to the Chief Minister demanding regularisation of all Special Teachers (working under SSA), instructors for Special Subjects and Inclusion of the, in the (NEP) New Education Policy as teachers.
“Our same contract has been continuously renewed since then and the instructors have completed almost a period of 8 years in present service and have 8-9 years of teaching experience. All the said instructors are graduates, a few double graduates and masters, from recognized professional Colleges and are well qualified in their respective fields,” they said
Teachers said that they are named as ‘Part Time Instructors’ but the fact is that they are working for full time from 7.45 am – 1.45 pm, like any other regular teacher.
“We conduct with their regular classes, take up other assigned duties of the school. Along with their respective subject these instructors are also engaged for substitution classes and at times handle scholastic subjects,” the Part Time Teachers said
The Goa Part Time Instructors also demand to include in New Education Policy as teachers on regular basis.
“We would also like you to get us absorbed by our state govt. by requesting our Education Minister who is also our respected, CM of Goa, to do so,” they added
Meanwhile, they have also requested to fill the Art Education and Physical Education posts in High schools which are still vacant and could recruit new candidates to fill our places.