After 6 years as Civil Service Local co-ordinator I’m delighted to be going national in my new role as head of Civil Service Local.
If you are AA to EO grade come along to our next Junior Leaders Networking Event in London and let us inspire, motivate and encourage you to succeed in making the Civil Service brilliant!
Mental Health First Aid England has approved Kath Cheer and Paul Horsman from the Charity for Civil Servants to deliver adult MHFA courses. This 2 day internationally recognised course is open to any Civil Servants and will teach you to recognise the symptoms of mental health issues, provide initial help, and will also provide information on how to guide a person towards seeking appropriate professional help.
Volunteers are needed in Cardiff on the 24th January, find out more and who to contact if you are interested
Are you new to the Civil Service or has a member of your team started within the last 12 months? Find out more about an event in Exeter
If you think you might be a carer but you’re not sure check out the Carer’s Test designed to ask a few key questions to determine your caring role and how the Charity for Civil Servants can help.
In association with the EBP South we have a number of volunteering opportunities for you to help and inspire young people in Havant, Fareham and Southampton either talking about your career or helping prepare them for interviews and job applications.
Diane Reddell from the Department for Work and Pensions talks about her recent experiences of being a delegate on the Civil Service Local North East Academy 2017.
Take a look at what's going to be included in our Discovery spring programme. It's going to be filled with plenty of hot topics from strategic sessions for SCS to learning more about your Civil Service Pension. Have a look if there's anything here for you.
Northumberland Education Business Partnership (EBP) are offering training for volunteers to facilitate or support their School's Cool! event.
After the rip roaring success of Changing Horizons last year, its back and this year it’s in Blackpool and Oldham. Demand is going to big for this one so get in quick.
In association with the Skills Service we have a number of volunteering opportunities to engage with young people, either in the Peterborough area or the neighbouring counties.
Get the year off to a good start by using one of your volunteering days with Brandon Trust, helping to tame a substantial garden in East Dulwich
If you struggle, when applying for jobs, to match and demonstrate your abilities with competency examples in just 250 words this session could be for you.
Happy New Year to all our friends out there in the Region. The festive period may be over but there's still one present left for you to unwrap.
There's a lot of good reading to be had in the latest edition of The Network, so make it your New Year's resolution to learn more about the Region and the people working in it.
The Do Digital project aims to improve citizens’ digital skills to encourage them to use online government services and make the most of an increasingly digital world. A project team in Oldham did just that – and learned a bit about themselves into the bargain.
Many civil servants regularly improve the lives of people in communities across our region and this year’s Pride of the Civil Service North West Awards brought some of them together to recognise the help that these often ‘unsung’ heroes provide.
Northumberland Education Business Partnership (EBP) are offering a number of great opportunities during the new school year.
Apprentices from HM Revenue and Customs recently attended careers events at schools across the North East, Yorkshire and Humber to promote the Civil Service and the Fast Track Apprenticeship.
Last week delegates from both the North East and Yorkshire and the Humber marked the end of their year long participation on the CS Local Modular Academy Programme at celebration events held in Newcastle and Leeds.
If you are available in the London area and have experience sifting job applications we’d love you to join our gang.