GRIID RECRUITMENT 2022 | Apply Online

GRIID RECRUITMENT 2022 | Apply Online

6 May, 2022


Historically a small class of 4-5 mentally retarded children was started in 1964 in the Government College of Education, Chandigarh by Sh. J. S. Gandhi, Lecturer in Psychology in the college. Within a short period, the number of students increased & a separate building was hired for these children. It was established with the aim of providing educational and vocational training to mentally retarded children with the recognition of the fact that with the proper training and facilities to such children, they can be rehabilitated and made to adjust themselves to the demands of society. Now the institute is under the direct control and supervision of department of Psychiatry, Govt. Medical College & Hospital, Sector 32, Chandigarh, India In the year 1973, the control of this institute was transferred from Govt. College of Education to District Education Officer, Chandigarh Administration.

In the year 1978, Govt. of India sanctioned D.D.O’s powers to Office-in-charge and the control of the institute was transferred to Director State Institute of Education, Chandigarh. The building hired for the purpose could accommodate about 40 children. This was the only Govt. Institute in Punjab, Haryana & Chandigarh. Many parents were keen to get their child admitted. The residential facility for 12 seats was provided to the children whose parents resided in other cities or states. From Charity to Right Based…. We have earned the presidential award for “Best individual working for the persons with 2013” 6th Feb 2013. This is the highest award in the field of disability and is given to Joint Director Dr. B.S. Chavan for outstanding contribution in the field of disability.


Applications are invited to fill up the post of Principal in Government Rehabilitation Institute for Intellectual Disabilities (GRIID), Sector-31C, Chandigarh, under the aegis of the Department of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh Administration, by way of Composite Method [Deputation (Including Short Term Contract) plus Promotion] through Union Public Service Commission, New Delhi:-


Name of The Post

No of Vacancies




1) Principal

 Age Limit:

✔️ Between 56 years.


 Pay Scale:- Rs.15,600- 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs.6600)


Educational Qualification:

✔️ Master’s Degree from a recognized University

✔️ M.Ed. in special Education (Mental Retardation) from a Recognized Institution/ University by RCI.

✔️ Five years experience in the field of mental retardation from an RCI recognized Institution.


 Application Fee:



Selection Process:

✔️ Deputation


 How to Apply: (CLICK HERE)

✔️ Step-1: The applicants who fulfill the eligible criteria may submit application as per info given on the website

✔️ Step-2: Applicants are requested to carefully go through the full text of the advertisement and the instructions in particular.

✔️ Step-3: The applicants should include a detailed bio-data listing the educational qualifications of the candidate and their areas of expertise.

✔️ Step-4: Applications, duly completed in all respect, should reach the Director, Government Rehabilitation Institute for Intellectual Disabilities (GRIID), Sector-31C, Chandigarh.

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The last date for receiving applications is within 60 (sixty) days from the date of its publication in the ‘Employment News’.

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