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A National Spotlight

Number of UK civil servants - over 440,000
Number of departments and agencies - 43 departments and over 300 agencies and public bodies.

Our CS Local team delivers cross departmental induction, leadership academies and learning/networking events. This blog page will show you the latest national events open for booking. To see events specific to an area, please use the links to our local area teams on the right hand side of the page. From there you will find team mailboxes, but for general enquiries please use cslocal@cabinetoffice.gov.uk.

How the impact of Covid is changing our workplace

The word engagement written on coloured building blocks

Whether you have a formal engagement role or are just passionate about improving engagement in your department, take this opportunity to learn about what is taking place across the Civil Service in Scotland to support our colleagues and find out how Covid is changing our workplace culture.

We have speakers from, Insolvency Service, Cabinet Office, Ministry of Defence, Social Security Scotland , Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority and Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs.  As well discuss as discussing topics linked to engagement and culture, there will be opportunities to talk about what future working practices will look like and share your experience, expertise and ideas on how together we can meet the challenges and opportunities facing our departments.

Your chance to learn about the Benenden Health offer for civil servants

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Join us on 22 April for a session hosted by Benenden Health. Benenden Health is a Not For Profit Affordable Health Care Provider mutual society in the UK providing private medical cover for civil servants and they will be setting out their offer and the benefits of membership wherever you are based in the UK.

Join our online events for International Women’s Day

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A week of online events open to all Civil Servants across the UK to celebrate International Women's Day on the 8th March...

Elections, your vote and why it matters

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We are pleased to invite all civil servants to join our online event on 23 February 2021 where you will hear from a member of the Modern Registration Division about the voting process. Find out more and how to register.

Do you want to make a difference to Scotland's environment?

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  Scotland's Civil Service local environmental network are working in partnership with the Civil Service Environment network. Come along to our next meeting and hear from Zero Waste Scotland and Home Energy Scotland, if you like what you hear you too can join our network

Demystifying the Honours Process event - a new year, a new nomination!

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Nominate someone special

As part of CS Local’s series of blog posts around Honours alongside the theme of diversity and inclusion, we are pleased to announce another event to drive and push for better diversity in the honours system in particular, for those colleagues in government and the Civil Service.

National Apprentice Week - Build the Future: An online event for apprentices and line managers

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The Civil Service Local Logo and the words "Apprentice and Line Manager Network, National Apprenticeship Week 2021 Event Monday 8 February 2021

Calling all apprentices, line managers and anyone who wants to know more about apprenticeships in the civil service.
Join us at the beginning of National Apprenticeship week for an online event: put your questions to our panel; listen to speakers on a range of interesting topics; and take the opportunity to network.