VAO Services

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

1. Age Limit:

Sl.
No
Category of Candidates Minimum Age
(Should have
completed)
Maximum Age
(should not have
completed)
1 SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs,
BCs, BCMs and DWs of all
Castes
21 Years 40 Years
2 “Others” [ i.e. Candidates not
belonging to SCs, SC(A)s,
STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and
BCMs]
21 Years 30 Years

Note:
A. Others [i. e Candidates not belonging to SCs SC(A)s, STS, MBCs/DVs, BCs and BVMs] who have put in 5 years of service in the state/ central government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit.

2. Educational Qualification: Candidates should possess the following or its equivalent qualification on the date of notification. Must possess minimum general educational qualification viz. Must have passes S.S.L.C public examination or ist equivalent with eligibility for admission to higher secondary courses of studies or to college courses of studies.
Note: The applicants who have not passed S.S.L.C examination or its equivalent are not eligible even if they possess a higher qualification.

High Court assistant Exams:

Age Limit – TNPSC High Court Recruitment Notification 2016 Applicants Minimum Age (should have completed) 18 Years. Maximum Age (should not have completed) 30 years. Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities., Backward Classes and Backward Classes (Muslims) 35 years. Service Candidates (Madras High Court service and Tamil Nadu Judicial Ministerial Service) 45 years

Education Qualifications

For Personal Assistant to the Hon’ble Judges – a) Any Bachelor Degree in Science, Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Medicine, or any other discipline of a recognised University in Indian Union, in 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 pattern b) Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Shorthand and Typewriting in English – Higher Grade. c) Must have passed the Certificate Course in Computer on Office Automation conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education

Personal Assistant (to the Registrars) Personal Clerk (to the Deputy Registrars) – a) Any Bachelor Degree in Science, Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Medicine, or any other discipline of a recognised University in Indian Union, in 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 pattern b) Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Shorthand and Typewriting in English – Higher Grade and Shorthand and Typewriting in Tamil – Higher Grade. c) Must have passed the Certificate Course in Computer on Office Automation conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education.

For Computer Operator – a) Any Bachelor degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications from a recognised University of Indian Union, in 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 pattern (OR) Any Bachelor Degree in Science, Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Medicine, or any other discipline of a recognised University in Indian Union, in 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 pattern with a diploma in Computer Applications from any recognised University or any Institute recognised by the All India Council for Technical Education. AND b) Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting in English and Tamil by Higher / Senior Grade

For Typist – a) Any Bachelor Degree in Science, Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Medicine, or any other discipline of a recognised University in Indian Union, in 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 pattern b) Must have passed the Government Technical Examination in Typewriting in English and Tamil by Higher / Senior Grade. c) Must have passed the Certificate Course in Computer on Office Automation conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education.

For Reader / Examiner / Cashier / Xerox Operator – Any Bachelor Degree in Science, Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Medicine, or any other discipline of a Recognised University in Indian Union, in 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 pattern

SELECTION PROCESS:

Selection Procedure: Village Administrative Officer (VAO) selection will be made on the basis of marks obtained in the Written Examination and District option exercised by the candidates following rule of reservation of appointments.

Written Examination: Written examination will consists of single paper in two types i.e General Studies (75 items), Basics of Village Administration (25 items), Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items) and General Tamil (80 items). The other will contain questions on General Studies (75 items), Basics of Village Administration (25 items), Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (20 items) and General English (80 items). Candidates are given the option to choose either General Tamil or General English for answering the g the 80 items apart from answering the 120 (75+25+20) items on General Studies, Basics of Village Administration and Aptitude & Mental Ability Test. The 80 questions on General Tamil/ General English will be set in the respective languages and the remaining 120 questions will be set both in English and Tamil. All the questions will be in objective type. Minimum qualifying marks for selection is 90.

Note:
1. The Rule of reservation of appointments applies to the post in District wise.
2. If no qualified and suitable women candidates are available for selection against the vacancies reserved for them, those vacancies will be filled by male candidates belonging to the respective communal categories.