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Field Assistant in Kerala Health Service Department 236/2016 Examination

Kerala PSC has invited application for the post Field Assistant in Health Service Department. According to the notification, those having experience in Filariasis control / Filariasis survey or in Anti-Malaria program will get preference. However, there is no medical service background is required to apply for Field Assistant in Kerala Health Service Department. Anyone having a pass in SSLC or equivalent can apply. Category number of Field Assistant in Health Service Department is 236/2016 and the scale of pay is 18000 - 41500 Indian Rupees. Gazette date is 30-08-2016 and the last date of receipt of application through official Kerala Public Service Commission website is 05-10-2016 midnight. Examination date for Field Assistant in Kerala Health Service Department category number 236/2016 is announced. For Trivandrum, it is 04-Feb-2017. For other districts, we recommend you to login to PSC official website.

How to Apply
To apply for Field Assistant, you must log in to Kerala PSC official website and look for the category number 236/2016 under notifications. The CoreNetworkZ team explained complete application procedure in our older posts. Link to the login page is given below.

Eligibility to Apply

Applicant must have passed SSLC or equivalent. Experience in Filariasis control/survey or Anti-Malaria program will get preference. Age limit to apply for Field Assistant in Kerala Health Service Department is 18-36. Eligible categories like SC/ST and OBC will get lawful upper age relaxation. It is a district wise direct recruitment and the applicant can apply for only one district.

Date of Examination & Syllabus
Date of examination for Field Assistant in Kerala Health Services Department is not published yet. Once Kerala PSC publishes the exam date, we will update it below. It is an SSLC level examination and the detailed syllabus for Field Assistant in Health Service Department is provided below. Syllabus is:

Main Topics:- Part I: General Knowledge, Current Affairs & Renaissance in Kerala
Part II: Simple Arithmetics and Mental Ability
Part III: General English
(Maximum Marks: 100) (Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes) (Medium of Questions-Malayalam/Tamil/Kannada)

Examination Syllabus

It is better to practice the model questions and answers before appearing for field Assistant exam. Below links leads to some sample questions and answers.

Time & Work


Number of Vacancies

Total 12 vacancies are reported from four districts. You can apply for only one district and choose the one wisely.
DistrictNumber of Vacancies
Thiruvananthapuram 9
Thrissur 1
Malappuram 1
Wayanad 1

Details at a Glance

Name of the post: Field Assistant

Department: Health Services Department

Number of Vacancies: 12

Type of recruitment: District wise direct

Pay scale: 18000 - 41500

Exam date: 04-Feb-2017

Exam center:

Date of publishing the Rank list:

Expected cutoff marks:

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