The Prime Ministerial Office National Operations Centre has decided to fill 5315 Science, Mathematics and English teacher vacancies at National and Provincial Council schools in the near future .
Accordingly, recruitments are due to take place for National Schools through the Education Ministry and for provincial council schools through the relevant provincial councils.
Issuing a communiqué, the National Operations Centre set up at the Prime Minister’s Office said that the target date for vacancies to be filled is 6th June.
Vacancies will be advertised from the 4th of March.
While the highest number of vacancies at provincial level, namely, 1134 is in the Eastern province, the lowest number of vacancies are in the Western province.
In addition 930 vacancies in the Central Province, 500 vacancies in the Uva Province and 569 vacancies in the Northern Province are due to be filled.