North West England

Update on L+D4U

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We promised you an update on the recent pilot for our learning and development toolkit, L+D4U. So with sincere thanks to all 337 colleagues who volunteered to test our prototype, read on for the results to date, and another opportunity to register your interest.

Devolution and you - what does it mean and why should it matter to you?

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These sessions will give you a real sense of why devolution matters, the current challenges driving our work and the role that civil servants will play in shaping devolution and governance across the UK in the coming years.

Announcing our National Academy Showcase

Civil Service Local presents the National Academy Showcase with images of people networks, people working together, joined hands, joined coloured ropes, an awards trophy with a star on top and a white government looking building

7 years - 31 talent academies - 1,600 leaders - over 30 departments and agencies - 250 facilitators. We are inviting those who have been involved to meet to reflect on and celebrate our success.

Mental Health: it does not have to be a difficult conversation

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In October The Charity for Civil Servants launched a chatbot, ‘DogBot’ and their Wellbeing Hub. These tools brought together their most popular wellbeing self-help resources, enabling users to identify, choose and receive information direct to their inbox. Additional and refreshed …