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Vacancy Announcement

Royal Education Council, Paro is pleased to invite applications from eligible in-service teacher candidates for the following positions on lateral transfer (no promotion):

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Position Title Curriculum Developer Curriculum Developer
Subject Commerce and Accountancy Economics
Division Commercial and Vocational Studies Social Sciences
Position Level P3-ES3 P3-ES3
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Criteria Should have taught Accountancy and Commerce in classes 11 and 12 Should have taught Commerce and Economics in classes 11 and 12
Minimum Qualification Master’s degree Master’s degree

Applicants are required to submit the following documents to the Directorate (HR), REC, Paro latest by 16th December, 2016:

  1. Application along with email ID and contact number
  2. Academic certificates and transcripts
  3. Audit Clearance and Security Clearance
  4. Updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) generated from Civil Service Information System
  5. Any other relevant documents

The shortlisted candidates will be announced in REC’s website along with the time, venue and date for the interview. Candidates who fail to submit the above documents in time will be disqualified. For any clarification, please contact the HR section at toll free number 185, or 08-271226/271632/271214 during office hours.

Selection Criteria for Books for Children

Click on the link given below to view / download the suggestive criteria for selecting reading materials for children which was developed under the Bhutan Children’s Book Initiative Project, a collaboration between the Ministry of Education and Save the Children International, Bhutan Country Office, Thimphu.

  1. Selection Criteria for Books [Click HERE to download]

New Science Textbooks for 2017 Academic Session

Royal Education Council (REC) is in the process of reforming the science curriculum for classes IV to XII. The development of science textbooks and manuals for classes IV to VIII are completed and implemented from 2013 academic session. From 2017 academic session new textbooks for various science subjects will be introduced. Please click on the link given below to view the details.

  1. Circular [Click HERE to download]

Customized Science Textbooks – Classes IX to XII for Bhutan

With the introduction of new Science Curriculum Framework since 2012, Department of Curriculum Research and Development (DCRD), now Royal Education Council, Paro, has been writing and implementing our own textbooks aligned to the framework for classes IV to VIII. However, with approval from 27th Curriculum Board Meeting, REC has decided to invite publishers and authors to customize textbooks available in the market for classes IX to XII. Continue reading Customized Science Textbooks – Classes IX to XII for Bhutan