School Teacher – How to become a School Teacher?


Teachers are the professionals who provide education to the students studying at different schools. They are responsible for developing different skills in the students in their early age itself. There will be a course of study or curriculum to teach the students in each standard. Teachers should follow that curriculum decided by the concerned authority to teach the students. They can teach in both private and public schools after qualifying the concerned tests.

Qualifying Exam

Pre-Primary teachers should have passed plus two from any recognized Institution. Candidates who have completed graduation or post graduation from any recognized university can teach in primary schools. Such candidates should also possess B.Ed degree or diploma in teaching or education to pursue their career in primary school teaching. Secondary or Higher Secondary teachers should need post graduation along with a B.Ed degree.

Who are eligible to apply?

Candidates who are applying for pre-primary teacher post should have fifty percent aggregate during their plus two examination. Those who are applying for primary teacher post need fifty five percent aggregate during their graduation or post graduation. Candidates should possess good percentage during their post graduation while applying for Secondary or Higher Secondary teacher post. B.Ed degree or diploma in teaching or education is a must for the candidates who are applying for primary or secondary or higher secondary teacher post. Candidates can pursue B.Ed or diploma course after graduation or post graduation. They also need to qualify the concerned entrance test to pursue B.Ed or diploma course in any recognized Institution.

Key elements in the process

  • Pre – Primary school teacher
  • Pass plus two with minimum fifty percent aggregate
  • Apply for the job
  • Primary school teacher
  • Pass plus two in any stream
  • Complete graduation or post graduation with minimum fifty five aggregate
  • Obtain B.Ed degree or diploma in education or teaching
  • Apply for the job
  • Secondary or Higher Secondary school teacher
  • Pass plus two in any stream
  • Complete graduation
  • Obtain B.Ed degree
  • Apply for the job

Skills required for a Teacher

As the teachers plays a crucial role in the overall personality development of the students, good personal and aptitude skills are must for a teacher. They should possess good communication skills to develop a strong bond between the students. Teachers should possess a positive mental attitude while dealing with emergency situations. They need good presentation skills as they are introducing new topics before the students each day. Teacher should have an attitude to learn as much as they can from the available sources.



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2 Responses to “School Teacher – How to become a School Teacher?”

  1. 2

    I have done my B.ed in one of the deem university in tamil nadu which is recognised by UGC .I have 16 years teaching experience.Am I eligible as a teacher in Kerala cbse/public /govt.schools?

  2. 1
    Janvi Roy:

    Hi,i have given my higher secondary exam and have scored 72%..(west bengal board,from english medium school)
    Please can anyone sugggest me that how to apply in the primary school teacher’s entrance exam.
    Next month i’ll turn to 18 years. am i applicable for teacher’s post.?
    If so,then how to apply?
    Please guys help me.
    If u can then also say about the pay scale.
    Thank u.