There's going to be some exciting projects to run and deliver in the North West this year, especially in the area of supporting vulnerable adults. If you want the opportunity to improve your skill set and improve the lives of citizens in the region then this could be just what you're looking for.
CS Local in the North West are pleased to announce a course designed to train Mental Health First Aiders in the region on 8 and 9 May in Blackpool. Deadline extended to 16th April to apply.
In the new issue we focus on Border Force and the crucial role they play in protecting our country and hear from Liz Versi, the Regional Director of Border Force in the North.
We also hear from DWP and their activities to celebrate International Men’s Day. Traci Salisbury tells us about her secondment from HMRC to Environment Agency and we learn about the GAP project, which assists citizens in hospices. There’s also a catch up with another of our Academy families.
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.
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.
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.
We’re pleased to welcome another new member to the North West team, Paul Bruzzese. He tells us how he’s supported staff who’ve taken part in our projects, and now wants to see for himself what it’s all about.
Keith Douglas from the Child Maintenance Group recounts his experience of setting up and hosting a placement for a colleague from another department. Read about his experience and consider if it is something you'd like to do?
Our Autumn programme completes later this month with a session on Emotional Intelligence and Mental Health Awareness, but the Spring Programme will soon be here.
The ‘Going Forward’ project are recruiting new team members – join us to develop your skills, contribute to CS Vision and make a difference to the lives of people in our local communities.