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.
I'm pleased to announce a brand new Discovery Session. It's an introduction to some tools and techniques to help you recover quick from disappointments and 'failures' at work. You might find some of them help you in your personal life too.
It's also a great chance for you to meet some colleagues from other departments and broaden your contacts in the region.
I'm pleased to announce the Being a Leadership Champion Discovery Event. This full day event has had some great feedback in the past. It is a real CS Local success story as it was designed and delivered by one of our past Academy families. Have a read and sign up before it sells out.
As part of Deaf Awareness we are sharing this story with you from one of the members of the Civil Service Hearing Network. It truly hits the mark and is well worth the read.
Issue 19 is a bumper edition of The Network. You'll find enclosed a big feature on this year's Changing Horizons events. The main focus is on this year's Oldham event, as our new location for this event designed to raise …
To help celebrate Deaf Awareness Week 2018, The Civil Service Hearing Disability Network are holding a hearing assisted technology awareness day at Porton Down on 12th June to showcase the various types of assisted technology for people with a hearing disability
Use your 3 a year volunteering days to help a school in Wales during May and June.
It's Mental Health Awareness week when we are all being encouraged to think about not only our own wellbeing but how we can help others
We are pleased to announce a Discovery Session on one of the Government's major areas of work - Social Mobility. This is such a fascinating and emotive area and our expert speakers will demonstrate the work being undertaken and the challenges faced in helping people attain the best opportunities regardless of social status or location.
Get along and learn about this vitally important component of Government Policy.
Civil Service volunteers are needed for a beach clean in Weston Super Mare on the 1st June....
Our new look prospectus is here. There's so many opportunities available for you, your colleagues or your staff to improve themselves and their region.
We recently teamed up with the Department for Health and Social Care and Enabling Enterprise to deliver a Business Trip for local primary school students in Leeds.
Welsh speakers needed to support a primary school in Pwllheli
Support for vulnerable citizens
Today we are supporting National Staff Networks Day. Networks are a core, integral part of what we do in bringing civil servants from across the departments together, to break down barriers, provide insight into what matters to them and to share practical and creative solutions to common issues.
The walking challenge begins on 14 May and runs until 2 July. If you don’t think you can walk 10,000 steps a day, don’t worry, it’s all about being aware of how much you walk. Exercise is a fantastic way to relieve stress and can be as simple as upping your daily step count. There’s still plenty of time to sign up
Volunteer for a half day speed dating to inspire young people to broaden their horizons
Vanessa Kirk from Civil Service Local Midlands gives her account of the day and her visit to the Houses of Parliament.
On Wednesday 18th April, Rainbows Children's' Hospice in Loughborough held its very first Civil Service Local Government Access Point (GAP). Volunteers from DWP, HMRC and OPG were joined by local solicitors Actons providing support for our vulnerable citizens
At some point in our lives mental health issues have affected us all. This can affect how we feel, how we think and also how we behave, but do we recognise the symptoms in order to manage and deal with …
Civil Service Live is the government’s annual, cross-department learning event, attracting thousands of civil servants to regional events to learn, network and share best practice. Find out how you can attend an event near you.