Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Questions (82)

Jim O'Callaghan

Question:

82. Deputy Jim O'Callaghan asked the Minister for Finance the number of staff in his Department by gender and pay grade in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47947/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

I wish to inform the Deputy that the number of staff in the Department of Finance by gender and pay grade, as of 11th November 2019, is set out in the following table.

Female

Male

Total

Secretary General

1

1

Assistant Secretary

4

4

Director

1

1

Principal Officer

9

18

27

Special Adviser

1

1

2

Assistant Principal

30

44

74

Higher Executive Officer

9

14

23

Administrative Officer

30

46

76

Executive Officer

19

13

32

Clerical Officer

34

17

51

Temporary Clerical Officer

1

1

Service Officer

1

17

18

Civilian Driver

2

2

Specialists

3

7

10

Grand Total

137

185

322

The Civil Service is strongly committed to equality of opportunity in all its employment practices. Throughout their working lives, civil servants can be assured of equality of participation in their Department/Office, regardless of gender, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, religious belief, age, disability, race or membership of the Traveller community.