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TNPSC or The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has released the notification for various posts including Jailor (Men) and Jailor (Special Prison for Women). There are total of 6 vacancies available for Jailor (Men) and 2 vacancies for Jailor (Special Prison for Women) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department included in the Tamil Nadu Jail Service. Interested and eligible individuals can apply for these posts on or before 13 October 2022.
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Overview
Given below is a breif overview of the TNPSC Jailor Exam 2022:
|Post Name||Jailor (Men) & Jailor (Special Prison for Women)|
|Mode Of Exam||Objective Type (OMR / CBT Method)|
|Selection Process||1. Written test
2. Oral Test
|Salary Scale||INR.36,900 – 1,35,100 (Level 18)|
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Important Dates
Eligible and interested aspirants can apply for the vacancies on the official website tnpsc.gov.in till October 13. The individuals will be able to make changes to their forms from October 18 to 20.
Important Dates – TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022
|Apply Online Date||14.09.2022|
|Last Date for payment of Application Fees||13.10.2022|
|Call letter for Written Exam||Shortly before the exam|
|Online Exam – Date and Time||Paper-I : Subject paper (Specified topics as mentioned in the Scheme) (Degree Standard)||22.12.2022
(09.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M.)
|Paper – II PART A: Tamil Eligibility cum Scoring Test (SSLC Std) (or) General English cum scoring Test (For Tamil Eligibility Test exempted candidates) (SSLC Std) and PART B : General Studies (Degree Std)||22.12.2022
( 02.30 P.M. to 05.30 P.M.)
|Result – Exams||To be Notified|
|Call letter for Oral Test||To be Notified|
|Oral Test||To be Notified|
|Result of oral test||To be Notified|
|Provisional Allotment||To be Notified|
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Vacancy
|Name of the post||No. of vacancies|
|Jailor (Men) (Post Code No. 1941)||6|
|Jailor (Special Prison for Women) (Post Code No. 3200)||2|
Category-wise Vacancy Distribution
The rule of reservation of appointments is relevant for this recruitment and the distribution of vacancies is as tabulated below:
Jailor (Men) : Women are not suitable for this post
|GT||BC (OBCM)||MBC/DC (PSTM)||SC (PSTM)||Total|
Jailor (Special Prison for Women) : Men are not suitable for this post
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Salary
The salary for the post is INR.36,900 – 1,35,100 (Level 18) (Revised scale).
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Eligibility
- The aspirants should have completed Any Degree awarded by any University recognized by the University Grants Commission.
- The educational qualification ordained for the posts is that the applicant should have passed the required qualification in the following order of studies: 10th + Higher Secondary or its equivalent + Bachelor’s Degree as required under Section 25 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016.
The maximum age limit for the SCs, BC(OBCM)s, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BCMs, and Destitute Widows of all categories is none and for Others is 32 years.
- The applicants must fulfill the Medical Board in Tamil Nadu as to the physical fitness and capacity for active outdoor work. The applicant must satisfy the prescribed height and vision requirements mentioned in the notification.
Certificate of Physical Fitness:
Aspirants selected for appointment to the said post will be required to produce a certificate of physical fitness in the form prescribed below. The model format is enclosed with Annexure III of the notification given above. The said Certificate should be produced by the selected aspirant to the Appointing Authority at the time of joining to the said post. Certificate of physical fitness Form prescribed for Executive post Aspirants with defective vision should produce Eye Fitness Certificate from a qualified Eye Specialist working in Government Hospital.
Knowledge In Tamil:
Aspirants should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil.
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: How to Apply?
Step 1: Aspirants go to https://www.tnpsc.gov.in.
Step 2: Check the Notification option on the home page or click on the link above.
Step 3: Hit on the “JAILOR (Men) and JAILOR (Special Prison for Women)” button.
Step 4: Check eligibility criteria and other details from the notification.
Step 5: Eligible aspirants can register or log in with their IDs.
Step 6: Fill out the application form and upload the requested documents.
Step 7: Pay the application fee if applicable and submit the application form.
Step 8: Download and take a printout of the application for reference.
For One Time Registration (G.O.(Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 01 March 2017).
Applicants who have already registered in One Time online Registration system and are within the validity period of five years are exempted.
The Exam fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the concession. Please refer notification for details
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Application Link
The applicants can click on the link below to directly apply for the TNPSC Jailor recruitment exam 2022.
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Exam Pattern
Objective test and Interview:
(Exam in CBT Method)
|Duration||Maximum Marks||Minimum qualifying marks for selection|
|SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/ DCs, BC(OBCM)s & BCMs||Others|
|(i) Paper I Subject Paper (Degree standard) – 200 Questions consists of the units given below 1. Constitution and Human Rights 2. Administration of Union and States with special reference to TN
3. Socio-Economic issues in India / TN
4. Current issues at National Level 5. Current issues at State Level
|(ii) Paper II (Total 200 questions)
Eligibility in Tamil cum scoring Test (SSLC Std) (100 questions)
English cum scoring Test (SSLC standard) (for Tamil Eligibility Test exempted Persons) (100 questions)
Minimum qualifying marks –60 marks (40% of 150)
(General Studies) (Code No.003) (100 questions)
General Studies (Degree Std) –
Aptitude and Mental Ability (SSLC Std.) – 25 questions
|(iii) Interview and Records||80|
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Exam Center
|Sl.no||Name of the Centre||Centre Code|
- Applicants must choose any two of the above centres for Written/ CBT Method examination. Theywill be allotted a venue in one of these two centres. (for further details refer para 2(R) of Instructions to Applicants)
- Request for change of examcentre will not be allowed (For further details refer Para 17(A)(ii) of “Instructions to Applicants”)
- The Commission reserves the right to increase or decrease the number of exam centres and to re-allot the aspirants (iv)Aspirantsshould appear for the Written/ CBT Method exam / certificate verification / oral test at their own expenses.
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: Selection Process
Selection will be made based on two successive stages i.e.,
(i) Exam (Written / CBT Method)
(ii) Oral Test (OT) in the form of an interview.
The final selection will be done on the basis of the total marks obtained by the aspirants at the Written/ CBT Method examination and oral test taken together subject to the rule of reservation of appointments. Aspirants’ appearance in the Written/ CBT Method examination and oral test is mandatory. The aspirant who has not appeared for any of the subjects in the Written/ CBT Method exam or Oral Test will not be considered for selection, even if he or she obtains the minimum qualifying marks for selection.
TNPSC Jailor Exam Notification 2022: FAQs
1. How many vacancies for TNPSC Jailor Post in 2022?
Ans. There are eight vacancies for the post of TNPSC Jailor.
2. What is the last date to apply for TNPSC Jailor Recruitment 2022 process?
Ans. Eligible individuals can apply on or before 13.10.2022
3. What is the maximum age limit for TNPSC Jailor Recruitment 2022?
Ans. The maximum age limit for the SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBC/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs, and Destitute Widows of all categories is none and for Other categories is 32 years.