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.
Since the Civil Service Vision was launched in 2016, many civil servants have been making the vision of a Brilliant Civil Service into a reality. The first in a series of new regional roadshows to accelerate that transformation took place in Liverpool - and found a willing audience
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.
The Do Digital project aims to improve citizens’ digital skills to encourage them to use online government services and make the most of an increasingly digital world. A project team in Oldham did just that – and learned a bit about themselves into the bargain.
Many civil servants regularly improve the lives of people in communities across our region and this year’s Pride of the Civil Service North West Awards brought some of them together to recognise the help that these often ‘unsung’ heroes provide.
After 6 years as Civil Service Local co-ordinator I’m delighted to be going national in my new role as head of Civil Service Local.
Find out how Civil Service Local volunteers helped two charities, as part of our Autism WIDE project to help promote neurodiversity.
The Opportunity Wall is your brand new one-stop shop window for keeping track of Civil Service Local North West's volunteering opportunities. Updates to the Wall will be added to the blog over time as new opportunities become available. To use …
The Charity for Civil Servants is this week launching a campaign to help carers. The launch coincides with National Carers Rights Day on 24 November.
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.
Every September, a group of excited - and slightly apprehensive - civil servants meet for the first time at the Front Line Managers’ Academy. Four days later they emerge as confident leaders-in-waiting, keen to deliver a project that will help transform the Civil Service.
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.
Civil servants from across the North West and beyond discovered how the expansion of devolution across the UK will affect the Civil Service - and change how decisions are made that affect all our lives.
Colleagues from across government learned more about devolution’s implications at a Civil Service Local discovery session in Manchester.
I took part in the Academy to improve my leadership and management skills, because I wanted to be promoted. Right from the start, I challenged myself and found my confidence increasing – and I was proud of the result.
October is Black History Month, find out how join an event in Manchester, Newport or Croydon
A short farewell from Leo Castledine, retiring Head of CS Local and welcoming Kathie Bates as she takes the lead
As part of our Autumn Discovery Session programme we are pleased to be able to release tickets for a unique event for Cumbria