Thursday, 25 October 2018

Ceisteanna (167)

Róisín Shortall

Ceist:

167. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the breakdown of staff in his Department by grade. [44359/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Justice)

The following table outlines the breakdown of staff in my Department by grade as of 15/10/2018.  These figures include staff in a range of agencies under the Department's aegis, including the Probation Service, Forensic Science Ireland, certain staff of the Irish Prison Service, Insolvency Service Ireland, and the Data Protection Commission.

Grade

Total 

Secretary General

1

Deputy Secretary*

3

Assistant Secretary*

19

Principal Officer*

109

Assistant Principal Officer*

305

Higher Executive Officer*

298

Administrative Officer*

325

Executive Officer

430

Clerical Officer*

861

Service Officer

43

Total

2394

*Technical/professional posts have been included with the general Civil Service grade for which they are analogous.

The Deputy Secretary General grade includes the posts of State Pathologist and Director General of Irish Prisons.