The 29th November is #GivingTuesday, the global day of giving. It follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday and shifts the emphasis to giving, whether through volunteering, donating money or simply spreading the word.
I am the Civil Service Local Assistant Co-ordinator for the South West & Wales. We are a small team, part of Cabinet Office, but based in the regions. Our purpose is to bring together departments and agencies within each locality to deliver actions and opportunities that will bring the new vision for the Civil Service to life.
The Charity for Civil Servants are running a 2 day training course for mental health first aid in Plymouth. A few spaces have become available for the training in Plymouth on the 6th and 7th December.
Our next discovery session in Bristol will explain more about the role of The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS). Find out more and book a place online
Devolution means the transfer of some previously centralised UK powers to the Parliament and Assemblies of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. This session will be held in Bristol on the 21st November. Find out more and book your place online.
We are running two of these sessions in Plymouth on the 4th October. Find out more and book online via Eventbrite.
A different way to use your skills and your volunteering days in Newport. Find out more and who to contact if you are interested.
Join our second network meeting in Bristol on the 26th September.
Inappropriate behaviour, bullying or harassment, we all know it’s wrong but what do we do about it? Find out at our next discovery session in Exeter on the 5th September and Plymouth on the 21st September. Booking is available online.
We are starting a new Diversity and Inclusion Network of staff from across government departments in the region. Find out more and who to contact if you wish to join.
The Charity for Civil Servants are running a 2 day training course for mental health first aid in Plymouth.
Volunteers are needed to help the YMCA in Exeter on the 12th and the 26th September.
Network with colleagues from other departments and find out more about coaching
Ar ddydd Mawrth 4 Gorffennaf, aeth y Tîm Gwasanaeth Sifil Lleol ar gyfer Cymru a De Orllewin Lloegr i Goleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Caerdydd ar gyfer Civil Service Live Cymru. Mae Civil Service Live yn rhaglen o ddigwyddiadau ledled y wlad …
It was great to meet people from across the region at the Cardiff Civil Service Live event this week
We are looking for Civil Servants across the South West and Wales who want to use their volunteer days to help out in local schools.
We need volunteers to help out on the 11th July giving mock interviews to school children in Bristol.
Use your volunteer days to help people in Bristol get online. Find out more about the dates and who to contact if you are interested
We are holding 2 new awareness sessions in Bristol on the 18th July. 1 is for those who have caring responsibilities and 1 is for line managers. Find out more and book a place online
Inappropriate behaviour, bullying or harassment, we all know it’s wrong but what do we do about it? Find out at our next discovery session in Bristol on 30th June. Booking is available online.
We are setting up a new South West and Wales network, find out who to contact if you wish to join.