The Directorate of the Integrated Child Development Services, Madhya Pradesh (ICDS) has invited application forms for the positions of an Anganwadi worker and Anganwadi assistant. All candidates who are interested to apply and possess the eligibility criteria, as specified, can submit their applications online.
Before submitting your applications online you need to check out the necessary eligibility criteria and the applicable rules. These qualifications include an educational qualification which stipulates that candidates need to complete their 5th standard or their 10th standard or an equivalent by a recognized board or university.
The age requirement of candidates is between 18 and 45 years, with age relaxation rules being applied according to the relevant government regulations.
Anganwadi is a program launched by the Integrated Child Development Services that seeks to cater to the needs of children who are below the age of six years, in the rural countryside. These activities include providing food and pre-school education as well as primary healthcare.
MP ICDS Anganwadi Jobs Notification 2017
These services are provided to children and to their mother from Anganwadi centers scattered throughout the length and breadth of the country. Such centers are staffed with frontline workers who are responsible for combating malnutrition and ill health in such children. This program has also been design to combat gender inequality by providing similar resources to girls and boys.
Candidates are advised to keep a tab on the official website for related notifications and additional information that might be given by the MP ICDS, regarding implicational procedure or issues that might crop up regarding submissions and selections.
The number of vacancies that are slated to be filled up number about 2,011, making it a very extensive and comprehensive employment program. The vacancies are divided between the posts of Anganwadi Worker and Anganwadi Mini Worker, containing 723 and 90 vacancies, respectfully.
The majority of vacancies belong to that of Anganwadi Assistant, which numbers about 1,198. Thus, looking at the statistics, we can conclude that the MP Anganwadi program is growing in scope and it seeks to serve the rural poor with better services and more ambitious projects, that are slated to benefit the children and their mothers throughout the state of Madhya Pradesh in particular, and throughout the country in general.
MP Anganwadi worker, Anganwadi assistant Recruitment – Complete Details
Department: Directorate Integrated Child Development Services
State: Madhya Pradesh
Total Posts: 2011
Post Wise Vacancies :
- Anganwadi Worker – 723 posts.
- Anganwadi Assistant – 1198 posts.
- Anganwadi Mini worker – 90 posts.
Educational Criteria: Interested applicant must have completed 5th class / 10th class or its equivalent exam from a recognized education Board or University.
Age Limits: Candidates Age must be be between 18 years to 45 Years as on 01-01-2017. The Age relaxation in upper age credentials is given as per the state govt rules.
Selection Process: The Selection in MP Anganwadi Recruitment will be based on the Merit List.
How to Apply online application form
Interested applicants can download the application form from the official website http://mpwcdmis.gov.in and fill it in. They must send the hard copy of their application and the related testimonies to the specified address of the ICDS office that oversees Anganwadi activities in Madhya Pradesh, before or on the 27th May 2017.
Postal Address : Send your application form at the following address
Plot No. 28 A,
Vijayaraje Vatsalya Bhavan,
Arera Hills, Bhopal,
Madhya Pradesh 462011.