Thursday, 20 June 2013

Ceisteanna (103)

Peadar Tóibín

Ceist:

103. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of persons employed in the public sector by his Department or agency and by grade for each year of the five consecutive years for which the most recent data is available. [30453/13]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

The details sought by the Deputy are not fully available in the specific format requested. However, the table provides a sectoral breakdown of public sector numbers across the Education and Skills area for each of the five years 2008 to 2012.

Public Sector Numbers in Education - 2008 to 2012 (Whole Time Equivalents)*

Summary of Overall Positions

 -

End 2008 Nos.

End 2009 Nos.

End 2010 Nos.

End 2011 Nos.

End 2012 Nos.

1. Civil Service

Total

1,675

1,612

1,589

1,559

1,507

2.  Education Sector

Total

94,050

92,434

93,050

90,945

90,702

3.  NCSAs

Total

1,678

1,526

1,435

1,363

1,283

Overall Total

 -

97,403

95,572

96,074

93,867

93,492

1. Civil Service

Total

1,675

1,612

1,589

1,559

1,507

Of which: -

National Council for Special Education

105

110

108

107

103

-

State Exams Commission

170

163

154

148

147

-

{  Department of Education & Skills

1,143

1,097

1,088

1,059

1,019

-

{                                                   NEPS

173

174

183

192

187

-

National Council for Curriculum and Assessment

37

30

26

23

26

-

Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse

18

10

3

3

3

-

Residential Institutions Redress Board

29

28

27

27

22

2.  Education Sector

Total

94,050

92,434

93,050

90,945

90,702

Of which: -

First Level Education

41,033

40,903

41,504

40,568

40,998

-

Primary Teachers

31,939

31,814

32,423

32,030

32,276

-

Model Schools

8

8

8

8

8

-

Clerical Assistants

195

194

189

188

186

-

Caretakers

196

181

169

154

144

-

Rutland Street

5

5

5

5

5

-

Other Special Ed Projects

20

18

18

18

18

 -

SNAs

8,670

8,683

8,692

8,165

8,361

-

Second Level Education

33,074

32,501

32,990

32,348

32,038

-

Secondary Teachers

-

-

-

12,940

12,629

-

Vocational Teachers

-

-

-

10,670

10,689

-

C&C Teachers

-

-

-

4,260

4,192

-

Teacher sub-total

28,297

27,779

28,203

27,870

27,510

-

SNAs

2,002

1,950

2,142

1,952

2,029

-

Clerical Assistants

141

138

137

131

128

-

C&C Non-Teachers

503

503

466

454

441

-

VEC Non-Teachers

2,131

2,131

2,042

1,941

1,930

-

Third Level Education (core funded posts)

19,943

19,030

18,556

18,029

17,666

-

Universities/HEA Institutions

11,365

10,843

10,527

10,276

10,060

-

Institutes of Technology

8,180

7,797

7,656

7,398

7,265

-

Colleges of Education/Non-HEA Institutions

32

33

31

29

27

-

Dublin Dental Hospital

143

138

136

131

126

-

Royal Irish Academy

90

85

78

70

72

-

Royal Irish Academy of Music

68

69

64

64

59

-

Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies

65

65

64

61

57

3.  NCSAs

Total

1,678

1,526

1,435

1,363

1,283

Of which: -

QQI (HETAC, FETAC, NQAI, IUQB)

104

104

93

90

80

-

Grangegorman Development Agency

6

5

4

7

7

-

Higher Education Authority

76

64

63

61

56

-

National Centre for Technology in Education

19

19

17

16

14

-

Teaching Council

39

39

38

28

30

-

 FAS(Staff assigned to DES)

1434

1295

1220

1161

1096

* Note - the numbers provided in this table relate to posts funded from Pay subheads under the Education and Skills Vote. A number of other posts are funded from Non-Pay subheads and are not included in this table, e.g. ancillary staff employed by schools.