Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Ceisteanna (274)

Micheál Martin

Ceist:

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

1

1 (0.5)*

*WTE

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.