APS separations

Table A7.13 APS separations 2007-08 and 2008-09[1]
Voluntary[2] Involuntary[3] Resignation/
Retirement[4]
Transfers[5] Total
2007-08
Senior Executive Service - - 9 2 11
Senior Officers 2 15 243 97 357
Other Staff 17 46 1,235 177 1,475
Total APS (2007-08)[6] 19 61 1,487 276 1,843
2008-09
Senior Executive Service - - 5 8 13
Senior Officers 18 16 176 74 284
Other Staff 356 61 975 134 1,526
Total APS (2008-09) 374 77 1,156 216 1,823

Notes

  1. Figures do not include DMO employees.
  2. Voluntary figures include voluntary redundancies (due to Commercial Support Program, Defence Reform Program or Program Initiated).
  3. Involuntary figures include breach of conduct, invalidity retirement, involuntary redundancies, lack of qualifications, non-performance, term probation and death.
  4. Resignation/retirement figures include resignation, retirement (minimum age and SES) and completion of non-ongoing (may include some suspended records affecting the end headcount).
  5. Transfers include transfers/promotions to other government departments. Movements between Defence and the DMO are not included.
  6. Figures for 2007-08 adjusted to account for retrospective transactions.