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As at 30 June 2020, the department had 904 employees (by headcount), or 576.58 full time equivalent (FTE) employees, a decrease of 78.95 compared to 30 June 2019. Our employees’ average age was 44 with 63% under 50 years old.

The Administrative Officer 5 employment classification was the largest with 96.27 FTE or 16.6% of total FTE.

The department’s gender profile breakdown is 61% female to 39% male.

Employment status

FTE

% of total FTE

Permanent

418.37

71.9%

Temporary / Contract

121.59

20.9%

Casual

42.19

7.2%

Employee diversity

EEO Group

FTE

Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander

162.94 (348 headcount) or 28.02%

Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander in Senior and Executive Roles SAO1^ 

20.94 or 15.75%

Culturally Diverse Background

68.94 or 11.86%

People with disability

13.87 or 2.38%

Women in Executive Roles SAO2^ 

31.24 or 55.32%

^ indicates the inclusion of all classifications equivalent to and above

Staffing across the regions

Region

FTE

FTE % of total

Arafura

21.06

3.65%

Arnhem

24.83

4.30%

Barkly

13.48

2.33%

Big Rivers

36.12

6.25%

Central

61.81

10.70%

Greater Darwin

420.28

72.77%

Last updated: 12 November 2020

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