Employment Notification NO. RRC/WR/03/2018 (S&G Quota) Recruitment against Scouts & Guides Quota in Western Railway for the year 2018-19
Western Railway, RRC Mumbai, invites online applications from eligible candidates for recruitment against Scouts & Guides Quota for the year 2018-19.
Level 2 (Rs. 19,900-63,200) Group ‘C’ Posts: 02 Vacancies, Over Western Railway
Level 1 (Rs. 18,000-56,900) Erstwhile Group ‘D’ Posts: 12 Vacancies, Two post each for BCT, BRC, ADI, RTM, RJT & BVP Division
Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 17-December-2018
Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 16-January-2019
Level 2 (Rs. 19,900-63,200) Group ‘C’ Posts- Candidates must have passed Intermediate/ 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate from a recognized Board.
SC/ST/Ex-servicemen or candidates possess higher qualification i.e. Graduation/ Post Graduation etc from a Recognized University, will be exempted from minimum 50% marks criteria.
Level 1 (Rs. 18,000-56,900) Erstwhile Group ‘D’ Posts- Candidates must have passed Matriculation/ 10th plus National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT; OR
Candidates must have passed Matriculation/ 10th plus ITI (For Civil Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical, and S&T department.)
Scouts and Guides Qualifications:
A President Scout/Guide/Rover/Ranger OR Himalayan Wood Badge (HWB) holder in any Section.
Should have been an active member of a Scouts Organization for the last 5 years i.e. 2013-14 on-wards.
Should have attended two events at National Level OR All Indian Railways’ level AND Two events at State level.
(Level-2)- Minimum 18 years and maximum 30 years as on 01/01/2019
(Level-1)- Minimum 18 years and maximum 33 years as on 01/01/2019
However, relaxation in upper age limit applicable as per government rules.
Rs. 250/- for candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ Ex-servicemen/ Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Women, Minorities and Economic Backward Classes, which will be refunded to those who actually appear for the selection.
Rs. 500/- for All other candidates
Candidates are suggested to apply the examination fee ONLINE using internet banking or debit/credit cards (service charges apply for all banks which will be borne by the candidates).
Selection Process: candidates will be selected on the basis of Written Test of 50 marks, Scouting Skill Assessment of 10 marks, Marks on Certificates of 40 marks. Written test will be conducted in both Hindi and English medium. There will be separate exams for level-1 and Level-2.
Syllabus of Written Test:
History of Scouting/Guiding; Law & Promise; Organization—District & State Level; Training Center – District & State Level; knowledge of Books; Scouting for Boys/Guiding for Girls in India; Motto left hand shake; Salute; Prayer; Flag Song; National Anthem; Know the National & Scouting flags; Social Services at various occasions; Hiking; Proficiency Badges, How these are earned? Stages in Scouting/Guiding: Thinking Day; Progressive Training of Scouts/ Guides/ Rovers/ Rangers; Pioneering; Handicrafts; Indian Railway Jamborette; National Jamboree; Jamboree on the Air.
Organization at National Level; National Training Centres, WAGGGS/ WOSM – Uprashtrapati Award Competition; Prime Minister Shield Competition; Community Development Programmes; Aims and Methods of Scouting; How Scouting is useful in producing better citizens?
For complete detail on this recruitment please go through official recruitment advertisement here, Western Railway Scouts & Guides Recruitment 2018-19