The number of officials in the Department employed in human resources functions in each of the last five years are as follows:
|Number of Officials Employed in Human Resource Functions||12||15||13||13||13|
|Grades Staff Employed|
|(1) Records not held.|
These figures represent the maximum number of individual employees in the HR function over the given periods. As part of the Department's administrative cuts of 50%, and in line with cross-Government cost cutting measures, the human resources function has been reduced and is currently at seven.
The total employment costs of the Department's human resources functions in each of the last five years are as follows:
|Total cost of human resources function (£)|