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.
The Charity for Civil Servants has a new animated learning toolkit which helps you focus on financial capability and how to make the most of your money.
Micha Smith from MOD in Lichfield reflects on the last 6 months and what she has learnt from taking part in the Civil Service Local Midlands Academy.
If you have lots of enthusiasm, energy and a willingness to get stuck in, want to do something different and benefit the local community then we have the following volunteering opportunities in the London area.
More CS Local Discovery session are now available for you to book. Take a look at our Civil Service North West Discovery sessions’ spring programme which is filled with plenty of hot topics from leading change to learning more about your Civil Service Pension.
Do you want to take some positive steps in your career this year? Do you want to develop yourself and network with colleagues from the across the region? Then consider the Midlands Academy!
Read about the experiences of Louise Scrowther and Jan Thirlaway from the Department for Work and Pensions and find out how they were involved in the CS Local Leadership Academy.
Back by popular demand we are running another Competency Surgery in London.
Whether you are an AA or a grade 7 these surgeries are an opportunity to receive one to one tailored, focused advice on a competency example of your choice with someone from a cross-departmental pool of experienced sifters.
Come and join us on 26 March 12.30 - 2.30pm in Quarry House, Leeds, LS2 7UE at this event which will provide participants with the tools and techniques to incorporate performance skills into their personal interactions and verbal communications.
Find out more about why Emma Dudley from the Department for Work and Pensions applied for the CS Local Leadership Academy.
Are you a Civil Servant based in the Exeter area and able to help us on the 8th March?
Join us in Bridgend on the 27th February, find out more and book a place online
Find out how you can train with Northumberland Education Business Partnership (EBP) to become a Business Ambassador or an Apprentice Ambassador.
Following the successful start of our Inspiring Young People programme in several schools this month we are pleased to announce that we will be running the programme in Langdon Park School (Poplar (E14) after Easter. We are also still looking for volunteers for Villiers High School in Southall.
The Met Office are hosting an event for Civil Servants in Exeter on the 8th March. Find out more and how to book a place
It's time to talk day and Alan tells us how having a conversation rather than just being talked at helped him.
Since the Civil Service Vision was launched in 2016, many civil servants have been making the vision of a Brilliant Civil Service into a reality. The first in a series of new regional roadshows to accelerate that transformation took place in Liverpool - and found a willing audience
The MoonWalk London is an overnight power walking challenge that sees 15,000 women and men walking either a full or half marathon wearing fantastically decorated bras, raising money and awareness for breast cancer…quite a sight to behold!! They are recruiting …
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