Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Questions (209, 210, 211)

John Lahart

Question:

209. Deputy John Lahart asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of women and men, respectively employed in his Department and the agencies under the remit of his Department in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [52053/18]

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John Lahart

Question:

210. Deputy John Lahart asked the Minister for Education and Skills the various grades in which males and females are employed in his Department and the agencies under the remit of his Department in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [52070/18]

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John Lahart

Question:

211. Deputy John Lahart asked the Minister for Education and Skills the ratio of males to females employed in his Department and the agencies under the remit of his Department in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [52087/18]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 209 to 211, inclusive, together.

The information in relation to the Deputy's questions is outlined in the tables attached.

Grade Breakdown: Department of Education and Skills

Administrative Staff

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Secretary General

1

0

100%/0%

1

Asst. Secretary

7

2

78%/22%

9

Principal Officer

27

23

54%/46%

50

Assistant Principal Officer

40

66

38%/62%

106

Higher Executive Officer

78

105

43%/57%

183

Administrative Officer

5

10

33%/67%

15

Executive Officer

83

237

26%/74%

320

Clerical Officer

52

254

17%/83%

306

Total Administrative Staff

293

697

31%/69%

953

Non-Administrative Staff (Excluding National Educational Psychological Service (NEPS))

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Chief Inspector

1

0

100%/0%

1

Deputy Chief Inspector

1

1

50%/50%

2

Asst. Chief Inspector

4

6

40%/60%

10

Senior Inspector

8

18

32%/68%

26

Post Primary Inspector

7

24

23%/77%

31

Divisional Inspector

13

13

50%/50%

26

District Inspector

3

25

11%/89%

28

Early Years Inspector

0

17

0%/100%

17

Technical Manager

2

1

67%/33%

3

Senior Quantity Surveyor

1

0

100%/0%

1

Quantity Surveyor

4

0

100%/0%

4

Snr. Architect

5

1

83%/17%

6

Architect

3

3

50%/50%

6

Arch. Assistant

8

0

100%/0%

8

Engineer

3

0

100%/0%

3

Senior Statistician

0

1

0%/100%

1

Statistician

2

1

67%/33%

3

Solicitor

0

1

0%/100%

1

Advisory Council

1

1

50%/50%

2

Accountant

5

2

71%/29%

7

Siolta Coordinator

0

1

0%/100%

1

Auditor

0

1

0%/100%

1

Auditor Higher Scale

0

1

0%/100%

1

Services Officer

16

11

59%/41%

27

Telephonist

1

0

100%/0%

1

Civilian Driver

7

0

100%/0%

7

Non-Administrative Staff

95

129

42%/58%

224

National Educational Psychological Service: Non-Administrative Staff

Grade

Male Head count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Director of NEPS

0

1

1%/100%

1

Regional Director

2

6

25%/75%

8

Snr. Psychologist

8

32

20%/80%

40

Psychologist

18

123

13%/87%

141

NEPS Non-Administrative Staff

28

162

15%/85%

190

National Educational Psychological Service: Administrative Staff

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Assistant Principal Officer

1

0

100%/0%

1

Higher Executive Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Executive Officer

0

7

0%/100%

7

Clerical Officer

3

19

22

NEPS Administrative Staff

4

27

13%

31

Grade and Gender Breakdown – Aegis bodies of Department Of Education and Skills for PQs 52087, 52053 and 52070/2018

National Council for Special Education (NCSE)

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Assistant Secretary

0

1

0%/100%

1

Principal Officer

1

3

25%/75%

4

Assistant Principal Officer

5

1

83%/17%

6

Higher Executive Officer

3

2

60%/40%

5

Executive Officer

4

2

67%/33%

6

Clerical Officer

1

2

33%/67%

3

Total Staff

14

11

56%/44%

25

Caranua

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Principal Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Assistant Principal Officer

0

2

0%/100%

2

Higher Executive Officer

1

3

25%/75%

4

Executive Officer

2

14

12%/88%

16

Clerical Officer

0

5

0%/100%

5

Total Staff

3

25

11%/89%

28

Higher Education Authority (HEA)

Figures are FTE rather than a WTE headcount

Grade

Male FTE

Male FTE

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Assistant Secretary

1

0

100%/0%

1

Principal Officer

2

4.5

31%/69%

6.5

Assistant Principal Officer

5

9.9

34%/66%

14.9

Higher Executive Officer

8

16.85

32%/68%

24.85

Executive Officer

12

6

67%/44%

18

Clerical Officer

0.65

3

18%/88%

3.65

Total Staff

28.65

40.25

42%/58%

68.9

Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse (CICA)

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Assistant Principal Officer

1

0

100%/0%

1

Executive Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Total Staff

1

1

50%/50%

2

Residential Institutions Redress Board (RIRB)

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Principal Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Higher Executive Officer

1

0

100%/0%

1

Executive Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Clerical Officer

0

3

0%/100%

3

Total Staff

1

5

17%/83%

6

Solas

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Assistant Secretary

2

1

67%/33%

3

Principal Officer

6

5

55%/45%

11

Assistant Principal Officer

30

27

53%/47%

57

Higher Executive Officer

36

46

44%/56%

82

Administrative Officer

1

1

50%/50%

2

Executive Officer

6

22

21%/69%

28

Clerical Officer

6

23

21%/79%

29

Total Staff

87

125

41%/59%

212

An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltachta & Gaelscolaíochta (COGG)

COGG are not operating off general Civil Service Grades. The equivalent grades are:

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

CEO (Senior Inspector Grade)

0

1

0%/100%

1

HEO

0

1

0%/100%

1

Research Assistant

1

0

100%/0%

1

Education Officers

4

1

80%/20%

5

Total Staff

5

3

63%/37%

8

Grangegorman Development Agency (GDA)

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Principal Officer

1

0

100%/0%

1

Assistant Principal Officer

10

1

91%/9%

11

Higher Executive Officer

2

2

50%/50%

4

Executive Officer

0

3

0%/100%

3

Total Staff

13

6

68%/32%

19

State Examinations Commission (SEC)

Figures are FTE rather than a WTE headcount

Grade*

Male FTE

Male FTE

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Assistant Secretary

1

0

100%/0%

1

Principal Officer

8

7

53%/47%

15

Assistant Principal Officer

10

13

43%/57%

23

Higher Executive Officer

4

13

24%/76%

17

Executive Officer

15.6

24.29

39%/61%

39.89

Clerical Officer

13.95

29.68

32%/68%

43.63

Total Staff

52.55

86.97

38%/62%

139.52

* Excludes 15.80 service grade staff. Numbers for Principal and Assistant Principal grades include professional grades with analogous pay-scales

Léargas

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Principal Officer

1

0

100%/0%

1

Assistant Principal Officer

0

5

0%/100%

5

Higher Executive Officer

0

11

0%/100%

11

Executive Officer

8

15

53%/47%

23

Clerical Officer

0

4

0%/100%

4

Total Staff

9

35

20%/80%

44

National Council for Guidance in Education (NCGE) - NCGE operates under the aegis of Léargas

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Principal Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Assistant Principal Officer

0

2

0%/100%

2

Administrative Officer

0

1

0%/100%

1

Executive Officer

2

1

66%/34%

3

Total Staff

2

5

29%/71%

7

Teaching Council

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Principal Officer

2

0

100%/0%

2

Assistant Principal Officer

1

4

20%/80%

5

Higher Executive Officer

3

6

33%/67%

9

Executive Officer

2

15

12%/88%

17

Clerical Officer

1

13

7%/93%

14

Total Staff

9

38

19%/81%

47

Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

Grade

Male Head Count

Female Head Count

Male/Female %

Total Head Count

Asst. Secretary

1

0

100%/0%

1

Principal Officer

4

11

27%/73%

15

Assistant Principal Officer

4

4

50%/50%

8

Higher Executive Officer

1

5

17%/83%

6

Administrative Officer

3

3

50%/50%

6

Executive Officer

7

24

23%/77%

31

Clerical Officer

2

9

18%/82%

11

Total Staff

22

56

28%/72%

78