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Table 50: Separations of ongoing employees: separation type by base classification and gender, 2016

Men
Separation type Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3

Source: APSED

* Termination resulting from the failure to complete an entry level training course Section 29(3)(e)

** Termination resulting from the failure to meet a condition of engagement imposed under subsection 22 (6) of PS Act (PS Act s29 (3)(f)) (i.e. probation, citizenship, formal qualifications, security and character clearances, health clearances)

Note: age retirements include resignations after age 55.

Resignation 29 25 5 28 183 231 313 448 412 144 17 12 1 1848
Age retirement . 1 6 30 84 155 132 240 191 123 23 19 2 1006
Retrenchment . . 8 21 65 77 94 187 591 311 51 20 9 1434
Physical or mental incapacity . . 1 3 9 19 18 23 18 4 1 . . 96
Compulsory move to non-APS agency . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Deceased 1 . 1 2 2 12 7 9 6 5 . 1 . 46
Inappropriately qualified . . . . 1 1 . . . . . . . 2
Underperformance 1 2 . 2 10 5 5 4 3 . . . . 32
Section 29(3)(e) * . . . 1 1 . . . . . . . . 2
Breach of engagement condition ** 3 1 . 1 4 4 3 2 . . . . . 18
Misconduct . . . . 9 12 4 7 1 . 1 . . 34
Total men 34 29 21 88 368 516 576 920 1222 587 93 52 12 4518
Women
Separation type Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3

Source: APSED

* Termination resulting from the failure to complete an entry level training course Section 29(3)(e)

** Termination resulting from the failure to meet a condition of engagement imposed under subsection 22 (6) of PS Act (PS Act s29 (3)(f)) (i.e. probation, citizenship, formal qualifications, security and character clearances, health clearances)

Note: age retirements include resignations after age 55.

Resignation 20 13 15 84 420 521 426 549 328 126 28 9 . 2539
Age retirement . . 11 38 195 292 150 232 110 53 16 7 2 1106
Retrenchment . . 16 37 85 143 131 228 478 245 36 10 1 1410
Physical or mental incapacity . . 3 9 23 55 16 28 22 9 2 . . 167
Compulsory move to non-APS agency . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Deceased 1 . 1 1 9 15 4 11 2 3 1 . . 48
Inappropriately qualified . . . . . . . . 1 . . . . 1
Underperformance . . . 1 14 20 6 1 2 . . . . 44
Section 29(3)(e) * . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Breach of engagement condition ** 4 . . 4 12 4 1 . . . . . . 25
Misconduct 2 . . 2 10 6 . 2 2 . . . . 24
Total women 27 13 46 176 768 1056 734 1051 945 436 83 26 3 5364
Total
Separation type Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3

Source: APSED

* Termination resulting from the failure to complete an entry level training course Section 29(3)(e)

** Termination resulting from the failure to meet a condition of engagement imposed under subsection 22 (6) of PS Act (PS Act s29 (3)(f)) (i.e. probation, citizenship, formal qualifications, security and character clearances, health clearances)

Note: age retirements include resignations after age 55.

Resignation 49 38 20 112 603 752 740 997 740 270 45 21 1 4388
Age retirement . 1 17 68 279 447 282 472 301 176 39 26 4 2112
Retrenchment . . 24 58 150 220 225 415 1069 556 87 30 10 2844
Physical or mental incapacity . . 4 12 32 74 34 51 40 13 3 . . 263
Compulsory move to non-APS agency . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Deceased 2 . 2 3 11 27 11 20 8 8 1 1 . 94
Inappropriately qualified . . . . 1 1 . . 1 . . . . 3
Underperformance 1 2 . 3 24 25 11 5 5 . . . . 76
Section 29(3)(e) * . . . 1 1 . . . . . . . . 2
Breach of engagement condition ** 7 1 . 5 16 8 4 2 . . . . . 43
Misconduct 2 . . 2 19 18 4 9 3 . 1 . . 58
Total 61 42 67 264 1136 1572 1311 1971 2167 1023 176 78 15 9883