The first National Democracy Week aims to inspire people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in democracy – and you can get involved!
What does it mean to you to have the same democratic rights as everyone else? Why not get together with people in your community to celebrate equality and debate ideas over a cup of tea?
Find out more about opportunities to follow a professional qualification in Commercial and Finance within the Civil Service and how these functions support delivery in the Public Sector.
Are you passionate about public service? Do you want to help young people in your community become work-ready? Why don’t you become an Enterprise Advisor?
The Opportunity Wall is your brand new one-stop shop 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 …
I'm pleased to announce a brand new Discovery Session. It's an introduction to some tools and techniques to help you recover quick from disappointments and 'failures' at work. You might find some of them help you in your personal life too.
It's also a great chance for you to meet some colleagues from other departments and broaden your contacts in the region.
I'm pleased to announce the Being a Leadership Champion Discovery Event. This full day event has had some great feedback in the past. It is a real CS Local success story as it was designed and delivered by one of our past Academy families. Have a read and sign up before it sells out.
Issue 19 is a bumper edition of The Network. You'll find enclosed a big feature on this year's Changing Horizons events. The main focus is on this year's Oldham event, as our new location for this event designed to raise …
It's Mental Health Awareness week when we are all being encouraged to think about not only our own wellbeing but how we can help others
We are pleased to announce a Discovery Session on one of the Government's major areas of work - Social Mobility. This is such a fascinating and emotive area and our expert speakers will demonstrate the work being undertaken and the challenges faced in helping people attain the best opportunities regardless of social status or location.
Get along and learn about this vitally important component of Government Policy.
Our new look prospectus is here. There's so many opportunities available for you, your colleagues or your staff to improve themselves and their region.
Today we are supporting National Staff Networks Day. Networks are a core, integral part of what we do in bringing civil servants from across the departments together, to break down barriers, provide insight into what matters to them and to share practical and creative solutions to common issues.
Civil Service Live is the government’s annual, cross-department learning event, attracting thousands of civil servants to regional events to learn, network and share best practice. Find out how you can attend an event near you.
'A Brilliant Civil Service in Action’, 1 May 2018, 9:30 - 12:30, Sheffield. Last Chance to register for this cross-departmental event, which is an opportunity for civil servants to connect with others from across the region, collaborate on the challenges you all face and create real change in your locality.
There's going to be some exciting projects to run and deliver in the North West this year, especially in the area of supporting vulnerable adults. If you want the opportunity to improve your skill set and improve the lives of citizens in the region then this could be just what you're looking for.
Ever wondered how much exercise you get in an average day? It might be a lot more (or a lot less) than you think! What we do know is that keeping active improves our wellbeing.
Registration opens soon for Civil Service Live 2018, so we asked Brian McGuinness from the Disclosure and Barring Service how he and his organisation benefitted from attending last year’s event.
CS Local in the North West are pleased to announce a course designed to train Mental Health First Aiders in the region on 8 and 9 May in Blackpool. Deadline extended to 16th April to apply.
‘A Brilliant Civil Service in Action’, 1 May 2018, 9:30 - 12:30, Sheffield. Join us at this cross-departmental event for civil servants to connect with others from across the region, collaborate on the challenges you all face and create real change in your locality.
In March Civil Service Local North West (CSNW) held its first ever Alumni event at Greater Manchester’s Fire and Rescue Service Training Centre to celebrate the achievements of current students and recent graduates of ILM Level 5 Diploma in Management …