13,331 vacancies will be filled by temporary teachers.

There are currently 4,989 secondary grade teacher positions in primary and middle schools . Only 3,188 postgraduate teacher positions are vacant in higher education .

CHENNAI (State of Cheshire): The school education department ordered the chief educational officers to fill 13,331 positions in government schools with temporary teachers on Thursday.There are currently 4,989 secondary grade teacher positions in primary and middle schools, and 5,154 graduate teacher positions in secondary and higher secondary schools.Only 3,188 postgraduate teacher positions are vacant in higher education.In the current academic year, the Teachers Recruitment Board will fill these positions.

Though secondary grade and graduate teachers would receive 7,500, 10,000, or 10,000 per month in consolidated pay, postgraduate teachers would receive 12,000 as compensation, according to a circular issued by the school education commissioner and elementary education director.Before April 2023, the board is set to fill postgraduate teachers posts, graduate teachers, and secondary grade positions.