Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board
Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board is a state government undertaking whose primary role is to carry out the recruitment for the post of professors, lecturers and teachers in all the government colleges and educational institutions. TNTRB is also involved with the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan initiative of the government. This apex body is responsible for a fair and transparent recruitment of high quality teachers for all the government owned and aided educational institutions, both at the school and college levels.
The TNTRB recruitment process
The TamilNadu Teachers Recruitment Board centrally collates all the vacancies in the government colleges and schools. A detailed intimation of the availability of these jobs is done in various media as well as on the Internet. The process of recruitment begins with preparation of question papers for the various categories of teachers as per the requirements collated by the Board. The corrections of these answer papers are carried out within TNTRB. Websites such as TNTRB .net keeps handing out the latest updates, which becomes extremely helpful to the candidates. The board’s website is an excellent platform for posting the requirements from the various colleges.
The schedules for these competitive examinations are intimated on the net through TNTRB news.
The qualifying examination consists of objective type questions, which makes it easy to correct with an answer key. It is a three-hour paper of 150 marks. Out of these 150 marks, 110 marks are allocated for the subject chosen by the aspiring teachers, 30 marks are for the field of education and the balance is allocated for current affairs.
After the written examination, the TNTRB results are collated and announced in all the major newspapers in the state along with on the Internet. Subsequent interviews are conducted for the successful individuals and the final offer is made.