A Civil Service Leadership Statement event took place in Birmingham on 5 May. Led by the Cabinet Office Leadership team, the focus was on what the Statement means now and what it will mean in the future.
John has retired from the Civil Service but is now in demand as a motivational and inspirational speaker
Volunteering opportunities in local shools for May, June and July. Why not give it a go!
Suzan Adeniji from DWP in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire talks about how Civil Service Local has helped her progress her career. Read here to find out how.
Lab in a Lorry is touring Hereford and Worcestershire in May. Volunteers with a scientific or engineering background are needed to communicate science to a young audience.
Staff from HMRC in City Centre House recently took part in the Engaging our Secondary Schools programme. For a period of 6 weeks they played host to students from George Dixon Academy in Birmingham.
Parliament Explained was the subject of our most recent discovery sessions. Clare Mullin of the Parliamentary Outreach Service led 2 interesting sessions about the workings of Parliament.
Chris Cole of Office of the Public Guardian took advantage of the job shadowing opportunities in the West Midlands and spent a day with colleagues in the Animal and Plant Health Agency.
Una O’Brien, Permanent Secretary at the Department of Health and the Civil Service Local – West Midlands Champion, will give the keynote address at the Senior Leaders’ event in Birmingham on 6 March 2015
Enhance your skills by acting as an interviewer for students from schools in Cheslyn hay, Aldridge and Cosford.
The next West Midlands Discovery session is about the workings of Parliament. It will take place in Birmingham on Monday 23 February.
There are still places left on the Managing Change Discovery session. It will be held on 30 January between 10.30 am and 12.30 pm at Fiveways House in Birmingham.
New volunteering opportunities in schools in the West Midlands for January and February
Ian Booth of the Land Registry spent 4 days at the West Midlands Academy with the Transformers. Here is a brief account of his experience.
Links to the volunteering opportunities available throughout November and into December in both primary and secondary schools in Walsall.
Are you an operational delivery manager? Do you want to know more about the operational delivery profession and how it can support your team? And do you want to know more about staff engagement and what steps you can take …
"Amazing experience"! "I'm so glad I came" "Absolutely fantastic opportunity" Just 3 comments received from delegates of a recent CS Local Academy This 4 day residential course is aimed at grades AA - EO who are keen for a challenge and …
'Digital by Default' was the subject of a recent west midlands discovery session when staff heard from the Government Digital Service and the Office of the Public Guardian. The Government Digital Service gave an overview of its work and explained the background …
We have a variety of new volunteering opportunities on offer for 2014. Working with students from both secondary and primary schools in the region there is something for every one! Why volunteer? To connect with the community in which you work …