TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023 for 59 Vacancies

TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023 for 59 Vacancies


TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023 | TNPSC Assistant Jailor Notification 2023 | TNPSC Assistant Jailor 2023 Online Application at  – TNPSC invites Online applications for recruitment of 59 Assistant Jailor (Men) and Assistant Jailor (Women) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department included in the Tamilnadu Jail Subordinate Serivce Posts.  This online Facility will be available in the Official website at from 12.04.2023 to 11.05.2023.


TNPSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2023 for 59 Vacancies:

Organization Name Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Job Category Tamilnadu Government Jobs
Notification Number Advertisement No.657 77

Notification No. 09/2023

Dated 12.04.2023

Employment Type Regular Basis
Total Number of Vacancies 59 Assistant Jailor (Men) and Assistant Jailor (Women) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department included in the Tamil Nadu Jail Subordinate Service Posts
Place of Posting Tamilnadu
Starting Date 12.04.2023
Last Date 11.05.2023
Apply Mode Online
Official Website


Latest TNPSC Assistant Jailor Vacancy Details:

Name of the Post & Number of Vacancies:


TNPSC Invites Applications for the Following Posts

S No Name of the Post and Post Code No. Name of the Service and Service Code No. Number of Vacancies
1. Assistant Jailor (Men) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department (Post Code No: 2280) Tamil Nadu Jail Subordinate Service

(Service Code: 046)

2. Assistant Jailor (Women) in Prisons & Correctional Services Department

(Post Code No.3257)

Total 59


*Vacancies shown for the above said posts are after deducting 3 % of vacancies for the reservation for meritorious sports persons as per G.O. (Ms)No.6, Youth Welfare and Sports Development (S1) Department, Dated 20.02.2019.


TNPSC Assistant Jailor Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification:  (As on 12.04.2023):-

Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification on the date of this Notification.

A degree of any of the Universities recognized by the University Grants Commission.
Note: 1. The Educational Qualification prescribed for these posts should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the order of studies 10th + HSC or its equivalent + Bachelors Degree Course.


Age Limit: (As on 01.07.2023)

S No Category of Applicants Minimum Age (Should have Completed) Maximum Age (Should not have completed)
1. “Others “ [i.e., Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs] 18 Years 32 Years
2 SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs,BCs, and BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes 18 Years No Maximum Age Limit



  • * As per G.O (Ms) No. 91, Human Resources Management (S)Department, Dated 13.09.2021, the Maximum Age Limit prescribed for appointment by direct recruitment is enhanced by 2 years. [i.e., From 30 to 32 years] Explanation: No Maximum age limit shall mean that the applicants should not have completed 60 years of age either on the date of notification or at the time of selection/appointment to the post.
  • “Others” [i.e., Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs,BC(OBCM)s and BCMs] who have put in five years and more of service in the State / Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit. [ For further details refer to para 3(F) of “Instructions to Applicants”, Section 3(r) of Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016].

Age Concession:

  1. The Maximum age limit for Ex-Servicemen is 50 years. [ Section 63 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016 and as per G.O (Ms) No.91, Human Resources Management (S) Department, Dated 13.09.2021]
  2. The above mentioned age concession will not apply to the Ex-Servicemen applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service or category. [Section 3(j) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016]

Salary Details:

1.       Assistant Jailor Rs. 35400 – 130400 (Level-11) Revised Scale



TNPSC Assistant Jailor Selection Process 2023:

TNPSC May follow the following process to select the candidates,

1. Written Exam (Objective Type) (OMR Method)
2. Certificate Verification


Application Fee / Examination Fee for TNPSC Assistant Jailor:

1. Registration Fee:


For One Time Registration [G.O. (Ms). No. 32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, Dated 01.03.2017]


Applicants who have already registered in One Time Online Registration system and within the validity period of 5 years are exempted

Rs. 150/-
2. Examination Fee:


The Examination Fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment, unless exemption of fee is claimed.


Note: Fee Pay by online through Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card on or before the date of submission of online application by choosing the option in the online application.



  • Linking Aadhaar number with One Time Registration (OTR) is mandatory for applicants. (Para 2 (B) of Instructions to applicants)
  • One Time Registration is valid for five years from the date of registration. After completion of five years, the applicant must renew the One Time Registration by paying the fee prescribed. The One time Registration is different from the application for the examination.  An applicant should make an online application separately for each and every examination for which he intends to appear (Para 2(C) of instructions to applicants)

Examination Fee Concessions:

S No Category Concession
1. Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) Full Exemption
2. Scheduled Tribes Full Exemption
3. Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities Three Free Chances
4. Backward Classes (Other than Muslim) / Backward Classes (Muslims) Three Free Chances
5. Ex-Servicemen Two Free Chances
6. Destitute Widow Full Exemption

For More Details Please Go Through Official Notification…

How to Apply for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Post:

Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the TNPSC website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. from 12.04.2023 to 11.05.2023.  No other mode of application will be accepted.


Important Dates for TNPSC Assistant Jailor Post:

Starting Date for Submission of Application 12.04.2023
Last Date for submission of Application 11.05.2023
Application Correction Window Period From 16.05.2023 (12.01 AM)  to 18.05.2023 (11.59 PM)
Date and Time of Written Examination
Paper – 1 ( Subject Paper) Specified Topics as mentioned in the Scheme) (Degree Standard) 01.07.2023 FN. 09.30 AM to 12.30 PM
Paper – 2

Part A: Tamil Eligibility Cum Scoring Test (SSLC Standard)

Part B: General Studies (Degree Standard)

01.07.2023 AN. 02.00 PM. to 05.00 PM


TNPSC Assistant Jailor Official Notification & Application Link:

TNPSC Official Website Career Page CLICK HERE
TNPSC Official Notification PDF CLICK HERE
TNPSC One Time Registration Link CLICK HERE
TNPSC Online Application Form CLICK HERE



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