Friday, 6 September 2019

Ceisteanna (28)

Michael McGrath

Ceist:

28. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the name of each person employed as an adviser or special adviser to him and the Minister of State in his Department; the salary of each in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34847/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Foreign)

There are currently four Special Advisors working in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade as outlined below:

Name

 

Salary Scale

Matthew Lynch

Special Advisor to Tánaiste

Principal Officer Salary Scale

Chris Donoghue

Special Advisor to Tánaiste

Principal Officer Salary Scale

Laura McGonigle

Special Advisor to Tánaiste

Principal Officer Salary Scale

Paul Fox

Special Advisor to Minister of State for European Affairs

Assistant Principal Officer Salary Scale

All appointments were made in line with “Instructions to Personnel Officers – Ministerial Appointments for the 32nd Dáil” which included “Guidelines on staffing of Ministerial Offices” issued by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform. Every appointment in my Department is subject to the Civil Service Code of Standards and Behaviour.