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Job Satisfaction Among Primary Female School Teachers: (A Case Study of Lahore District)

7 Pages Posted: 5 Jun 2011  

Malik Muhammad Shafiq

University of Lahore - Business School

Muhammad Adeel Arshad Chohan

Lahore Business School

Muhammad Akram Naseem

University of Lahore - Business School

Date Written: June 3, 2011

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to examine job satisfaction among female primary school teachers from public and private sectors in District Lahore based upon the demographic variables involve in job satisfaction. These demographic variables has been obtained from the survey conducted through cross section based 400 [200 each sector] primary school teachers. The study find out the types of problems female primary school teachers faced from both sectors. For this purpose we have designed questionnaire which was used for data collection. The data was analyzed using SPSS and applied different techniques like Chi-square and Z-Test. The Cronbach’s Alpha reliability for current data is 75.8 %. This study showed that the satisfaction level of government teachers is higher than the private sector as far as salary level is concerned and it is also observed that government teachers feel their jobs are secure as compared to private school teachers. However, there are some important problems faced by female teachers like public transport, encashment of leave at the end of year and live long distance from school. Results showed that there is an association between sectors [public/private] and demographic variable.

Keywords: Job Satisfaction, Public Sector, Private Sector

Suggested Citation

Shafiq, Malik Muhammad and Arshad Chohan, Muhammad Adeel and Naseem, Muhammad Akram, Job Satisfaction Among Primary Female School Teachers: (A Case Study of Lahore District) (June 3, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1857632 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1857632

Malik Muhammad Shafiq (Contact Author)

University of Lahore - Business School ( email )

1-KM Bopatian Chowk, Defence Road
Lahore, Punjab 54000
Pakistan

Muhammad Adeel Arshad Chohan

Lahore Business School ( email )

1-KM Bopatian Chowk, Defence Road
Lahore, Punjab 54000
Pakistan

Muhammad Akram Naseem

University of Lahore - Business School ( email )

1-KM Bopatian Chowk, Defence Road
Lahore, Punjab 54000
Pakistan

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