Jan 15, Colombo: An extraordinary gazette notification has been issued declaring Sri Lanka Principals’ Service, Teacher Advisors’ Service and the Sri Lanka Teachers’ Service as Closed Services.
The Secretary to the Ministry of Education Prof. K. Kapila C. K. Perera has issued the extraordinary gazette notification on 12 January 2022 with the concurrence of the Public Service Commission.
These Services are declared as Closed Services with effect from 30th August 2021.
The gazette states that the authority and provisions on the Appointments, Promotions, Disciplinary proceedings, transfers and other establishment matters of each service shall remain in effect same as at present.
The appropriate revisions should be made in consultation with the relevant authorities on the specific salary structures particular to each service.
The gazette further states that the provisions of the existing Service Minutes of each service will be applicable, until the amended Service Minutes are prepared and published in the Gazette in accordance with the new provisions approved by the relevant authorities with respect to categories of service, grades and posts.