Chandigarh: To fill the vacant post of the counselors at city government schools, the chandigrah education department has invited the ‘E’ – TENDER for an award of contract for outsourcing of counselors. The tender which is available on the department’s official website reads, “The e-tenders in prescribed form are invited in the office of DEO Sector-19, Chandigarh, for outsourcing of following manpower services contract(s) through ‘e’ tendering process for providing Manpower for Counsellors in Government Senior Secondary Schools of UT. The tender costs around Rs 5, 00,000.”
The last date of submitting the tender is January 19 and the e-tenders will be opened in the Office room of District Education Officer, Chandigarh Administration. Meanwhile, right now around 87 counselors are working at the city’s government senior secondary schools and high schools.
The counselors play a vital role to provide the needful guidance for the students who have low performance because, at times, parents cannot identify the problem either and with kids reaching adolescence; they need to discuss several issues.
The ‘e’ – tender for an award of contract for outsourcing of counselors in various government schools of UT will be filling the additional vacant post.