As on 1 May 2016, 71 Staff members (24 women and 47 men) work as paid full-time Development Workers in ADATS.
The vast majority of Staff are from the Coolie Sangha. They started off as Village Level Workers, then became Community Workers, and now are ADATS paid Area Field Workers. In this manner, most have worked in the 2 Organisations (ADATS and the Coolie Sangha) for 20-40 years. They started young. Their average age is 41 years. Our monthly salary bill is Rs 664,600.
Coolie Sangha Functionaries
Another 393 Village Health Workers and 393 Balakendra Teachers work as village level Staff, selected and paid for by their respective village CSUs.
Besides, the Coolie Sangha has annually elected functionaries. They include 6 elected Trustees, 5 elected Taluk Secretaries, 57 elected Cluster Secretaries, 786 elected CSU Representatives and 393 elected (women) Cheque Signatories.