Defence senior management

Table A7.14 Star-ranked officers as at 30 June 2009[1][2]
Total star rank 2008-09 promotions[3] 2008-09 separations[4]
Men Women Total Men Women Total Men Women Total
Four star
Navy - - - - - - - - -
Army - - - - - - - - -
Air Force 1 - 1 - - - - - -
Three star 
Navy 2 - 2 1 - 1 1 - 1
Army 3 - 3 - - - 1 - 1
Air Force 1 - 1 1 - 1 1 - 1
Two star 
Navy 9 - 9 1 - 1 1 - 1
Army 16 1 17 2 - 2 3 - 3
Air Force 9 - 9 3 - 3 4 - 4
One star 
Navy[5] 32 2 34 6 - 6 8 - 8
Army[5] 50 2 52 8 1 9 6 - 6
Air Force[5] 37 2 39 7 1 8 2 - 2
Total 160 7 167 29 2 31 27 - 27

Notes

  1. Officers on acting or higher duties are not included.
  2. Figures do not include Reservists, including Reservists on CFTS.
  3. Promotions include those officers promoted between levels.
  4. Separations include only permanent officers who have separated from Defence or transferred to Reserves.
  5. Figures include three Chaplains (one from each Service).
Table A7.15 APS Senior Executive Service employees as at 30 June 2009[1][2][3]
Total SES 2008-09 Engagements [4] 2008-09 Separations [5]
Men Women Total Men Women Total Men Women Total
Senior Executive
Secretary 1 - 1 - - - - - -
Band 3 7 1 8 1 - 1 2 - 2
Band 2[6] 19 4 23 3 - 3 1 1 2
Band 1 48 20 68 1 - 1 7 2 9
Chief of Division - - - - - - - - -
Grade 3 3 - 3 - - - - - -
Grade 2 10 3 13 - - - - - -
Senior Executive
Relief Staff[7] 7 5 12 - - - - - -
Total 95 33 128 5 - 5 10 3 13

Notes

  1. Figures in this table show actual employee numbers at their substantive level, but not staff on longer term unpaid leave.
  2. Gains and losses do not reflect movement of officers between levels in each of the Senior Executive Service and Chief of Division streams.
  3. Numbers exclude SES officers in the DMO. These figures are reported in Volume 2 of this report.
  4. Engagement figures include new engagements and transfers from other agencies.
  5. Separation figures include resignations, retirements, redundancies, promotions and transfers to other departments.
  6. Senior Executive Band 2 includes Medical Officer Grade 6.
  7. Relief Staff indicates non-SES officers who are temporarily acting in SES/Chief of Division positions while the incumbents are taking leave, acting in higher positions or on overseas duty.