Diane Mountford, Tina Hodgson and Karen Jones from the Department of Work and Pensions recently volunteered in a local primary school. They would like to share their experience with you.
A National Spotlight
Selected articles that may be of wider interest than the local region
Take the Road Safety Challenge or talk about numbers - new opportunities to volunteer in local schools.
Terry Connelly share his thoughts about being a dragon at last year's East Midlands Academy.
Highways England take part in the West Midlands Secret Santa and Suited for Success projects.
With 2 Academies already completed in 2016 and another one just around the corner it has already been a busy and exciting spring for CS Local.
Volunteers needed to help develop the usability the WCN Civil Service Jobs system. If you use the system as a Vacancy Holder or Recruitment Manager please help us.
Get involved in volunteering in 2016
Unfortunately the bad weather continues throughout the UK – so please don’t forget, emergency help is still available for anyone affected.
Devolution means the transfer of some previously centralised UK powers to the parliament and assemblies of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. This session, led by Cabinet Office, will help you to discover more about the devolved administrations and why this is relevant …
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Volunteers are needed to suppport an expansion in the capability of Credit Unions. DWP is spearheading the work through a financial investment but this alone will not provide the transformation needed.
Following on from the focus group and Discovery sessions facilitated by Civil Service Local a new category of blogs has been started on blog.gov.uk. This new series can be found on the Civil Service blog for civil service leaders. In …
It was a tale of two regions and two successes for Civil Service Local at this year’s Civil Service Awards with both the north west team and Richard Hill in the south west and Wales, deservedly picking up a prestigious award each.
Our Civil Service Local team in the north west of England won the Excellence in Civil Service Reform award and Richard Hill who works in our team in the south west and Wales won the individual Volunteering award at the Civil Service Awards in November last year.
A series of Discovery / Focus group Sessions is being held around the country. The first was in Croydon last Monday. Read the post to see how you can join in the discussion either by attending or emailing your thoughts. Another date has just been added in Cardiff on 23 October.
Are you looking for ideas to use part of your 5 days learning and development per year and would like to take part in doing something worthwhile for young people? If your answer is yes, how about taking part in one …
Recently I was privileged to see a series of short presentations given by students from Northumberland Park School in Tottenham after they had taken part in the six-week Engaging our Schools programme. Anna Shotbolt, then on secondment with The Prince’s …
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