North West England

Social Mobility - Discovery Session

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.

National Networks Day 2018

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.

Last Call to Register for 'A Brilliant Civil Service in Action', Sheffield

Photo of A Brilliant Civil Service Event in Newcastle

'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.

Changing Horizons – Raising Oldham Students’ Aspirations

After the success of the Blackpool event could we do it all over again in Oldham for the inaugural Changing Horizons event in the town?
The answer from all who attended was a resounding yes.
13 Schools
450 Young People
9 departments
180 Volunteers
Over 30 local employers and educational support organisations

The Network Issue 18

In the new issue we focus on Border Force and the crucial role they play in protecting our country and hear from Liz Versi, the Regional Director of Border Force in the North.
We also hear from DWP and their activities to celebrate International Men’s Day. Traci Salisbury tells us about her secondment from HMRC to Environment Agency and we learn about the GAP project, which assists citizens in hospices. There’s also a catch up with another of our Academy families.

The Network Issue 17

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.