HC Deb 23 November 1987 vol 123 c90W
Rev. Martin Smyth

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services whether he has any plans to increase the numbers of(a) higher executive officers or (b) executive officers in his Department consequent upon the introduction of the social fund; if he plans to introduce any changes in the grade structure; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Portillo

The staffing implications for the Department of the social fund have yet to be worked out in detail.