Government Job After 10th Pass

10th Pass Govt Jobs

Government Job After 10th: The obsession for government jobs is no new in India. Though government jobs don’t offer the same benefits now as they used to offer earlier but still having into some government job is a sign of prestige. Aspirants can either join the state government jobs or central government jobs. State government jobs, the preference and reservation facilities are given to the candidates from the same state where the jobs are released. In contrast, the central government jobs treat all the applicants equally.

Latest 10th Pass Govt Jobs

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Despite the growing high paying private sector, youngsters participate in cut-throat competitions to get a government job. Students with professional degrees also don’t hesitate to apply for government vacancies. It often comes in news that overqualified people with a degree of B. Tech, BCA, or even Ph. D applied for Group C and D vacancies. The only reason behind this passion for getting a government job is job security. Many people think that government jobs offer good perks. For a few sectors, it can be high, but it’s not true for all types of jobs. The jobs in government institutions are secure, and it’s the main reason that people love to grab them.

Now, let’s discuss how to get government jobs. The central and state government have their bodies responsible for recruitments such as SSC and UPSC. Apart from this, all the departments release recruitment notifications when they have vacancies. These notifications have details about the eligibility criteria and other. Most government job seekers believe that they can apply for government jobs only after completion of 12th or 10+2. The government institutes have vacancies for all so that job seekers can apply for the government job even after 10th. Don’t be surprised if you have pass 10th class from any government recognized education board, then also you can apply for government jobs. Read on to know about what are the suitable jobs for you that demand 10th.

If you have qualify class 10th or secondary examination, then also you are eligible to apply for a few selected jobs available with both state and central education boards. Though the higher your qualification will be (graduate), the more chances you will apply for government jobs.

Railways, Defence, and all the other important departments offer government jobs after 10th. These sectors release notifications to invite applications from the applicants. We have segregated the information on government jobs after 10th department wise. Check the information given below and then start your preparation for best suitable vacancies;

State Government Jobs after 10th

Many departments come under the state government. In most of the departments of state government, they need 10th pass outs. Scroll down to get more information about the vacancies that require 10th pass-outs;

Anganwadi Worker & Helper

Anganwadi workers play an important role in keeping society, especially rural areas, healthy. These workers visit families of their areas and discuss how they can, or their wards can be healthy. Distributing packets of nutritious items to young kids. The post of Anganwadi worker comes under state government.

The required education qualification to apply for this post is 10th pass out from any government recognized education board. It is also a must for candidates to be from the same village where requirements of Anganwadi workers are announced. The role of Anganwadi workers is very crucial in women and child development. The salary for this post varies from one state to another.

Group D Vacancies

For most of group D vacancies, the different department of state government requires 10th pass outs. Under group D vacancies, applications are invited for the posts like guards, peons, etc. Selection procedure and salary may vary from one state to another for group D posts.

Central Government Vacancies 

 Many departments come under the central government like the postal department, railways, etc. the employees that work for the departments under the central government may reside in any state. The 10th pass job seekers can apply for the following common vacancies irrespective to the department;

Group D vacancies

Like various departments of state, the department under the central government also needs the employee for the basic works. All the vacancies that are released of peon, driver, helper, guard, etc. come under group D. the salary for this group can be different from the states. The selection procedure will remain the same for all the group D vacancies in different departments of the central government.

To apply against the recruitment notification released by departments under the central government, the applicant must have passed class 10th from the central board or state government recognized education board. For most of the vacancies of group D, the recruitment process does not include an interview of the applicants. Hence the candidates get an appointment either based on merit or written / Computer Based Test. Look at the available vacancies once again here;

  • Peon
  • Gunman
  • Driver
  • Helper
  • Guard etc.

Department of Post

India’s postal department is a well-known name that connects people of the country by delivering their letters and documents. In the present time, when courier and telecommunication companies are giving tough competition to the department, it’s still relevant to the people of the country. Now post office provides many other facilities too to the people that incudes verification for passport and opening saving accounts etc.

Recently the department of postal services invited applications from 10th pass outs for the post of ‘Gramin Dak Sevak.’ Selected candidates are to deliver the post to the rural areas of different states. Gramin dak Sevak is to teach people from rural areas to open saving accounts in the post office. 10th pass out is the required qualification for this post. Selection of suitable candidates was done based on applicants’ marks in class 10th. The following vacancies are available in this department for 10th pass routes irrespective to state or Central education board;

  • Gramin Dak Seva
    • Guard
    • Peon
    • Postman

10th Pass Government Jobs in Railways

Indian railways are one of the biggest employers in India that offer government jobs. The web of Indian railways is huge and complicated. To connect all the villages, districts, and states, the railway’s department has to not only construct new ways but also maintain them. So the department always has a few vacancies in its bucket. Most vacant posts that railways release is for trainees that have qualified 10th standard along with ITI certification. Still, in this article, we are discussing the vacancies available only for 10th pass.  In railways, aspirants looking for a government job after 10th can apply for vacancies available under group D, and group C. Check details of vacancies that come under group D and C in Railways.

RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) is the responsible authority to conduct recruitment in railways. For a few group C vacancies, it invites applications from 10th pass-outs. Still, for all the group D vacancies, minimum required education qualification is 10th from a government recognized education board. The 10th pass outs can apply for following posts available with Indian Railways;

  • Peon
  • Guards and Gunmen
  • Trackman
  • Cleaners
  • Helpers
  • Assistant Point-men 

The selection of these posts is done based on merit list or if required, department can take the interviews too. The pay grade on all the group D vacancies will be according to central government’s rules.

Government Jobs for 10th Pass in the Police Department

The police department is one of the most preferred departments for government jobs. Young male and female aspirants put their sweat and blood to get a job in police department. Jobs in the Police department comes under state government. Police department releases various vacancies on different posts from time to time. For most of the vacancies in police, the department releases recruitment notification to invite application form 12th pass outs and graduate applicants. There are a few vacancies also available in police department for 10th pass. Though the job seekers will have to fulfill certain physical requirements too. Below mentioned are posts that are available for 10th pass outs in police department;

  • Civic Volunteers (WB)
    • Constable
    • Coastal Wardens
    • Civic Volunteers
    • Constable Executive
    • Sepoys/Constable Males
    • Armed Police Constable Men
    • Follower

Govt Jobs in Defence for 10th Pass

The defense is most popular sector among youngsters to get a job. It also releases recruitment notifications for job seekers from different Age groups and educational qualifications. You can join Indian Armed forces through NDS, CDS and other recruitment examination conducted by UPSC. It doesn’t mean that one of the best employers of the country doesn’t have any scope for 10th pass outs.

Indian Army releases recruitment advertisements for recruitment on the soldiers’ post. The recruitment cycle is conducted on a huge level where candidates need to prove their physical strength by completing the give tasks, i.e., running. Like Indian Army, the Indian Navy and Coast guard also invite applications from 10th pass outs. For recruitment in the Army, physical test is conducted first, but in rest two organization, written test is conducted first, then the fitness of candidates get checked. For vacancies like welders, electricians, etc., the applicant must have an ITI diploma. Check the following vacancies for which 10th pass outs can apply;

  • Soldiers
  • Cooks
  • Washerman
  • Tailors
  • Mate Tradesmen
  • Fitters
  • Engine Fitters
  • Welders
  • Electricians
  • Painters
  • Machinists
  • Stewards

Jobs in SSC (Staff Selection Commission) for 10th Pass Outs

The government job seekers wait for the recruitment notifications released by Staff Selection Commission. SSB releases most of the vacancies for graduates, but it also has a few vacancies for 10+2 and 10th pass outs. The 10th pass candidates that are looking to join in government jobs can apply for following vacancies through SSB;

  • All the Group D Vacancies
  • Multitasking Staff
  • Postal or Sorting Assistant
  • Data Entry Operator  (Computer Knowledge is a must)
  • Court Clerk
  • Lower Division Clerk

Final Word

The article has detailed information about vacancies available for 10th pass outs. Both state and central government invite applications through online or offline mode to apply for the vacancies. Nature of vacancies can be a permanent or contractual basis. Information about these important points mentioned in the official notification of the vacant job. The selection procedure of all the vacancies may be different too. The salary for vacancies of Group D will also be different from one department to another. We have also given a few frequently asked questions here. Read them to get answers to the doubts you have in mind.


How central and state government jobs are different?

The central government jobs come under central government, whereas state authority is responsible for state government jobs.

If the applicant has done 12th, can he/she be eligible to apply for vacancies released for 10pass outs?

If you have higher qualifications, then you must wait for the notification that suits your qualification, but if you want to apply for a vacancy available for  10th pass out, then you can do it. Your marks of class 12th will not be considered in the recruitment process.

Will recruitment on all the vacancies of Group D available for 10th pass outs be done through a written test?

Applicants need to read notification released by the authorities to know the selection procedure. It may or may have a written test followed by an interview.

Should I belong to the same state to apply for vacancies released for state job?

A few states have this condition to apply for the state vacancies. The person must be permanent resident of the state. A few other states accept applicants from the people of other states as well. If you apply for the state vacancies available in different states, then you will not get benefits provided to the applicants from reserved categories (SC, ST, etc.).