Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Letter No. 14483 / CMPC / 2011—1, dated: 05--01—2012.

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Finance (CMPC) Department,

Fort St. George,

Chennai – 600 009.



Letter No. 14483 / CMPC / 2011—1, dated: 05--01—2012.



From

Thiru K. SHANMUGAM, I.A.S.,

Principal Secretary to Government.



To

The Director, School Education, Chennai-6.

The Director, Elementary Education, Chennai - 6

The Director, Adi Dravidar Tribal Welfare Welfare, Chennai – 5.

The Director, Backward Classes / Most Backward Classes Welfare, Chennai – 5.

The Accountant General (Accounts & Entitlements), Chennai- 600 018.

The Principal Accountant General (Audit.I & II), Chennai-600 018.

The Accountant General (CAB), Chennai-600 009 / Madurai.

The Commissioner, Treasuries and Accounts, Chennai – 15.

The Director of Pension, DMS Complex, Chennai-600 006.

The Director, Local Fund Audit, Chennai – 108.

The Pension Pay Officer, Chennai- 600 006.

The Pay and Accounts Officer,( Secretariat / North / South / East) Chennai-9/ 1 / 35 / 8.

The Pay and Accounts Officer, Madurai - 625 001.

All Treasury Officers / Sub-Treasury Officers.

All Commissioners of Corporations and Municipal Commissioners.



Sir,



Sub: Tamil Nadu Revised Scales of Pay, 2009 – Revision of scale of pay of certain

categories of Teachers -- Fixation of pay in the Selection Grade / Special

Grade – Clarification – Issued.



Ref: 1. G.O.Ms.No.234, Finance (PC) Department, dated: 1-6-2009.

2. G.O.Ms.No.235, Finance (PC) Department, dated: 1-6-2009.

3. Government Letter No.63305 / Pay Cell / 2010—1, Finance Department,

dated: 08--11--2010.

4. Government Letter No.63305 / Pay Cell / 2010—2, Finance Department,

dated: 08--11--2010.

5. Government Letter No.63305 / Pay Cell / 2010--5, Finance Department,

dated: 30--11--2010

6. G.O.Ms.No.23, Finance (PC) Department, dated:12—01-2011.

7. Government Letter No.7013 / Pay Cell / 2011--1, Finance Department,

dated: 07--02—2011.

8. G.O.Ms.No.58, Finance (PC) Department, dated:25—02-2011.

9. From the Principal Accountant General (A & E), Letter No.Pr.AG (A & E) /

P.30 /I/1-74 (OMC)/2011-12/1135/70903, dated: 12—7—11 and 08-11-11.

10. From the Director of School Education, Letter Rc. No.26847 / H3 / 2011,

dated: 10—8—2011.

11. From the Director of Elementary Education, Letter Na.Ka.No.12956/E4 / 11,

dated: 02—9—2011.

12. Government Letter No.59617 / CMPC / 2011--1, Finance Department,

dated: 25--11—2011.

13. Representations from various Teachers / Pensioners Associations /

Individuals / Retired Employees.

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/p.t.o./


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I am to invite your attention to the references cited.



2) In the Government Orders sixth and eighth cited, orders have been issued

revising the scales of pay of the following teaching categories notionally with effect

from 1—1—2006 with monetary benefit from 1—1—2011:-



Sl. Name of the post Existing scale of pay Revised scale of pay

No. + Grade Pay + Grade Pay

Rs. Rs.

1. B.T. Assistant 9300—34800 + 4400 9300—34800 + 4600

2. P.G. Assistant 9300—34800 + 4600 9300—34800 + 4800

3. Head Master (Primary School) 9300—34800 + 4300 9300—34800 + 4500

4. Head Master (Middle School) 9300—34800 + 4500 9300—34800 + 4700

5. Head Master (High School) 9300—34800 + 4600 9300—34800 + 4800



3) Various Teacher Associations / Pensioners Associations / Individuals /

Retired Teachers have requested clarification on the fixation of pay in the Selection

Grade / Special Grade posts respectively, consequent on the revision of Ordinary

Grade scales of pay of the categories of posts mentioned above. Similarly, the

Accountant General has also sought clarification as to whether the restrictive

provision as mentioned in para-4 (i) of the Government letter third cited is applicable

in respect of Teachers.



4) The issue has been examined in detail in consultation with the School

Education Department and also with the Directors of School Education / Elementary

Education. Based on the remarks furnished by the Heads of Departments in

accordance with the service rules the issue of allowing Selection Grade / Special

Grade scales of pay to Teachers as indicated in Annexure—I of the Government

letter third cited has been examined by Government. As per the provisions in adhoc

rules, it has been reported that the first level and second level promotion post for the

post of B.T. Assistant (Rs.9300—34800 + Grade Pay Rs.4600) is Head Master High

School (Rs.9300—34800 + Grade Pay Rs.4800) and Head Master Higher

Secondary School (if qualified) / District Educational Officer (Rs.15600—39100 +

Grade Pay Rs.5700), for Head Master High School (Rs.9300—34800 + Grade Pay

Rs.4800) is P.G. Assistant (Rs.9300—34800 + Grade Pay Rs.4800) / Head Master

Higher Secondary School (if qualified) / District Educational Officer (Rs.15600—

39100 + Grade Pay of Rs.5700). In respect of P.G. Assistant (Rs.9300—34800 +

Grade Pay Rs.4800) first and second level promotion posts are Head Master Higher

Secondary School (Rs.15600—39100 + Grade Pay Rs.5700) and Chief Educational

Officer (Rs.15600—39100 + Grade Pay of Rs.6600). The Primary School Head

Masters (Rs.9300—34800 + Grade Pay Rs.4500) and Middle School Head Masters

(Rs.9300—34800 + Grade Pay Rs.4700) those who have acquired B.A./ B.Sc./ B Lit.

plus B.Ed. qualification alone are eligible for promotion as B.T. Assistant in Middle

School and Head Master Middle School by virtue of their seniority. Considering the

first and second level promotional posts of the Teachers, they are entitled for the

revised Selection Grade / Special Grade scales of pay as indicated in Annexure—I

subject to the conditions stipulated in para—4(i) of the Government letter third cited.

Accordingly, I am directed to indicate the revised Selection Grade / Special Grade

scales of pay of the teachers consequent on the revision of their Ordinary Grade

scales of pay in Government Orders sixth and eighth cited as shown below:--



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Sl. Name of the Ordinary Grade Selection Grade Special Grade

No. post scale of pay scale of pay scale of pay

+ Grade Pay + Grade Pay + Grade Pay

Rs. Rs. Rs.

1. B.T. Assistant 9300—34800 + 4600 9300—34800 15600—39100

+ 4800 * + 5700

2. P.G. Assistant 9300—34800 + 4800 15600—39100 15600—39100

+ 5700 + 6600

3. Head Master 9300—34800 + 4500 15600—39100 15600—39100

(Primary School) + 5400 + 5700

4. Head Master 9300—34800 + 4700 15600—39100 15600—39100

(Middle School) + 5700 + 6600

5. Head Master 9300—34800 + 4800 15600—39100 15600—39100

(High School) + 5700 + 6600



[* Restricted to first level promotion post viz. Headmaster, High School]



The above Selection Grade / Special Grade scales of pay is applicable only to Teachers

awarded Selection Grade / Special Grade prior to 1--1--2006 and Teachers who have opted

for the revised scale of pay on a subsequent date between 1--1--2006 and 31--5--2009

i.e. from the date of their award of Selection Grade / Special Grade. Further, the above

Selection Grade / Special Grade scales of pay shall also take notional effect from

1—1—2006 or from the date of exercising revised option as the case may be and with

monetary benefit from 1—1—2011.



5) The Heads of Department / Pay fixing authorities concerned are requested

to fix the pay of teachers in the appropriate scales of pay indicated in para—4 above.

Further, the Selection Grade / Special Grade scales of pay indicated above may also

be taken into account for the purpose of revision of Pension / Family Pension in

respect of the retired teachers who seek revision of their Pension / Family Pension

with reference to para -2 (vi) of Government Order second cited.



Yours faithfully,



for Principal Secretary to Government.



Copy to:

School Education Department, Chennai – 9.

Adi-Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Department, Chennai – 9.

Backward Classes, Most Backward Classes & Minorities Welfare Department, Chennai-9.

Finance (Education / AD & TW / BC, MBC & MW) Department, Chennai – 9.

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