Dáil Éireann - Volume 426 - 16 February, 1993

Written Answers. - Ministerial Appointments.

215. Mr. J. Higgins asked the Minister for Education the number of people appointed by her to her constituency [156] office; the qualifications of those so appointed; and the remuneration involved is each case.

Minister for Education (Ms Bhreathnach): The staff in my constituency office comprises of four civil servants and one Dáil secretary as follows:


1 Staff Officer

£15,757 p.a.

1 Clerical Officer

£231.89 p.w.

1 Clerical Assistant

(clerical duties)

£217.95 p.w.

1 Clerical Assistant

(typing duties)

£217.95 p.w.

1 Dáil Secretary

Salary currently being finalised in line with standard practice and Government guidelines. Qualifications include secretarial, computer and accounting skills.