113 staff employed on seasonal programmes by KCC in 2018

Kerry County Council employed 113 staff on various seasonal work programmes in 2018.

The local authority says there is a large seasonal element to its work programme and some programmes have begun to increase and expand resulting in a larger intake of seasonal staff.

This includes those working on road programmes and beach lifeguards.

In 2018, the council says it core staff number increased by around 20.