Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Ceisteanna (274)

Micheál Martin


274. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of staff in his Department assigned solely or primarily to work on North-South issues; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21262/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

The number of staff in my Department assigned solely to work on North-South issues is 2.5 whole time equivalent (WTE), composed of the following grades:

Assistant Principal Officer

Executive Officer

Clerical Officer



1 (0.5)*


In addition and if required at particular times, other staff from the International Section of my Department are available to support the work of the North-South Unit.