Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (1661)

Michael McGrath

Question:

1661. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the name of each person employed as an adviser or special adviser to her and the Minister of State in her Department; the salary of each in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [34840/19]

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Written answers (Question to Children)

As Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, I have appointed two Special Advisers in my Department. The appointments have been made in accordance with Instructions for Ministerial Appointments as published by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform. These instructions set specific conditions to be met in respect of such appointments including salaries to be applied. Please see the following table for details.

Name

Role

Salary Scale

Point on Scale

Patricia Ryan

Special Adviser

Principal Officer Standard Scale - PPC

5

Sinéad Fennell

Special Adviser

Principal Officer Standard Scale - PPC

1