137. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the number of transfers of Department of Justice and Equality staff planned in 2018 and 2019 in zone 7 under the mobility policy section; and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 19905/18 asked on 08 May 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform (Deputy Paschal Donohoe): Phase 1A of the Civil Service Mobility scheme was launched for Clerical Officers and Executive Officers to apply for mobility in November 2017. Over 3,300 staff members have applied for mobility since its launch.  
When the Mobility system becomes operational for organisations to initiate transfers, vacant posts will be filled in accordance with the following organisational sequence.
CO – 50% Mobility : 50% Open;
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111. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Taoiseach the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5841/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

The Taoiseach: There is one secondee from PwC working in my Department. My Department does not have any secondees from the other organisations detailed by the Deputy.
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119. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5832/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister of State at the Department of Defence (Deputy Paul Kehoe): There are no secondees from the companies mentioned by the Deputy working in my Department. 
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125. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5835/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade (Deputy Simon Coveney): There are no secondees from the companies named in the Deputy’s question working in my Department.
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168. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the number of secondees from companies (details supplied)who are working in his Department. (Question 5839/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform (Deputy Paschal Donohoe): I wish to confirm to the Deputy that that there are no employees from the companies referred to, on secondment in my Department.
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207. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) who are working in his Department. (Question 5833/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Education and Skills (Deputy Richard Bruton): There are no secondees from the companies mentioned by the Deputy engaged at my Department.
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266. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) who are working in his Department. (Question 5838/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Charles Flanagan): I would like to advise the Deputy that there are no secondees from the companies mentioned working in my Department.
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297. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in her Department. (Question 5828/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation (Deputy Heather Humphreys): There are currently no secondees working in my Department from the companies referred to by the Deputy.
My Department does facilitate some secondment arrangements with other Public Service Bodies. These provide good opportunities for the sharing of best practice and the development of different skills and experience. These arrangements are kept under review and my Department is open to working with other sectors to ex...

409. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Health the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5836/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Health (Deputy Simon Harris): There are no secondees from the named companies working in my Department nor are there any staff from the named companies engaged in contract work in my Department.
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483. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5827/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine (Deputy Michael Creed): My Department has no secondees from the companies outlined in the Deputy’s question.  
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512. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5830/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment (Deputy Denis Naughten): There is one secondee from EY currently working in my Department.
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545. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in his Department. (Question 5842/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport (Deputy Shane Ross): There are currently no secondees from the companies listed working in my Department. 
I have asked the State agencies under the aegis of my Department to provide the Deputy with the information requested directly. If you do not receive a reply from the agencies within ten working days, you should advise my private office.
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560. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in her Department. (Question 5829/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs (Deputy Katherine Zappone): There are no staff from the list of companies provided by the Deputy on secondment to my Department.
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566. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) who are working in his Department. (Question 5840/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Rural and Community Development (Deputy Michael Ring): The Department of Rural and Community Development was established in July 2017 following the appointment by the Taoiseach of a new Minister with responsibility for Rural and Community Development. Its goal is to facilitate the advancement of sustainable economic and social progress in rural Ireland and to foster sustainable community development throughout Ireland.
I can confirm that my Department has no persons seconded from t...

596. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) that are working in her Department. (Question 5834/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection (Deputy Regina Doherty): There are no secondees from these companies working in my Department.
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634. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) who are working in his Department. (Question 5837/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government (Deputy Eoghan Murphy): There are no secondees from the companies listed in the Question working in my Department.
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659. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the number of secondees from companies (details supplied) who are working in her Department. (Question 5831/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht (Deputy Josepha Madigan): I am advised that there are no secondees from the companies listed working in my Department.
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146. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Finance the number of secondees from businesses (details supplied) working in his Department and each other Department. (Question 4141/18 asked on 30 Jan 2018 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Finance (Deputy Paschal Donohoe): I wish to inform the Deputy that there are no secondees from the businesses (details supplied) currently working in the Department of Finance. 
However, in previous years the Department of Finance did have secondees from some of these businesses and those details can be found on the Department of Finance website at www.finance.gov.ie.
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88. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Taoiseach the number of staff working in his Department’s human resources section. (Question 15455/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

The Taoiseach: I propose to take Questions Nos. 88 and 90 together.
In 2011, when my Department began engaging with the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform on the PeoplePoint Project, there were 11.58 whole time equivalent staff members working in Human Resources (HR) in my Department. My Department moved to streamline and optimise its HR function ahead of the transfer of responsibility for its transactional HR activities to PeoplePoint and there are now 7.85 whole time equivalent staff...

90. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Taoiseach the changes in the numbers employed in his Department’s human resources section following the introduction of PeoplePoint. (Question 15487/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

The Taoiseach: I propose to take Questions Nos. 88 and 90 together.
In 2011, when my Department began engaging with the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform on the PeoplePoint Project, there were 11.58 whole time equivalent staff members working in Human Resources (HR) in my Department. My Department moved to streamline and optimise its HR function ahead of the transfer of responsibility for its transactional HR activities to PeoplePoint and there are now 7.85 whole time equivalent staff...

107. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the number of staff working in her human resources section. (Question 15452/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Frances Fitzgerald): I propose to take Questions Nos. 107 and 109 together.
I am advised that the baseline number of staff in the Human Resources Division of my Department prior to the introduction of PeoplePoint was 33. There are currently 17.3 full time equivalent staff members in the Human Resources Division who are responsible for servicing approximately 2,000 staff in my Department.
In line with the planned scope of the PeoplePoint proj...

109. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the changes in the numbers employed in her human resources section following the introduction of PeoplePoint. (Question 15484/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Frances Fitzgerald): I propose to take Questions Nos. 107 and 109 together.
I am advised that the baseline number of staff in the Human Resources Division of my Department prior to the introduction of PeoplePoint was 33. There are currently 17.3 full time equivalent staff members in the Human Resources Division who are responsible for servicing approximately 2,000 staff in my Department.
In line with the planned scope of the PeoplePoint proj...

158. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Finance the number of staff working in his human resources section. (Question 15448/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): I wish to inform the Deputy that there are eight staff working in the Human Resources Division in my Department’s Office in Dublin. There are also five staff in my Department’s Office in Tullamore, Co. Offaly who provide a HR transactional service to both the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (including the National Shared Services Office and Office of Government Procurement).  The Tullamore Unit is also respon...

160. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Finance the changes in the numbers employed in his human resources section following the introduction of PeoplePoint. (Question 15480/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): I wish to inform the Deputy that prior to the transition of my Department to PeoplePoint on 15th April, 2013 there were 19 staff employed in the Human Resources Division, 11 in the Dublin Office and 8 in theTullamore Office.  Currently there are 8 staff working in the Dublin Office and 5 in Tullamore. My Department’s HR unit in Tullamore provide a HR transactional service to both the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expendidture an...

188. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of staff working in his human resources section. (Question 15446/16 asked on 14 Jun 2016 - Departmental Staff Data)

Minister for Education and Skills (Deputy Richard Bruton): I propose to take Questions Nos. 188 and 190 together.
There are currently 17.33 whole time equivalent (wte) staff employed in the Human Resources (HR) Unit of my Department across three locations, namely Athlone, Dublin and Tullamore. Of these, there are currently 3 wte staff on maternity/long-term sick leave.
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