Whole Time Equivalent


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Whole Time Equivalent

Job-related activity which covers a 37.5-hour working week and 2.5 hours interspersed break. Posts are measured in terms of fractions of WTEs, usually in 10% blocks of time.
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Averages are calculated by dividing total payments by total whole time equivalents.
Averages are calculated by dividing total basic salary / earnings by total whole time equivalents.
However, yesterday, Dr Burke reassured expectant mothers of the continuing safe care at Limerick's Maternity Hospital when he said the HSE has given a very strong commitment it will immediately be replacing the 16 and a half Whole Time Equivalents at the hospital that are taking early retirement.
The number of people directly employed by the NHS has risen by 32% in the last 10 years and now stands at 71,467 whole time equivalents.
THE NHS is the largest employer in Wales with 81,400 directly employed by the service - 60,145 whole time equivalents (wte).