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South West England
Number of civil servants in the South West - over 42,000
Number of departments and agencies in the South West - 48
The South West covers a large geographic area and consists of 7 counties – City of Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall.
Our CS Local team delivers cross departmental induction, leadership academies and learning/networking events. The blog page below will show you the latest events open for booking.
We also run cross departmental networks for those who work in, or are passionate about, continuous improvement; engagement and wellbeing; environmental issues; men's issues; women's issues; talent; social mobility, diversity and inclusion and HR. If you wish to join one of the networks, please email the team mailbox.
The South West of England CS Local team are Nita Murphy and Heidi Stephens.
Team mailbox - firstname.lastname@example.org
World Kindness Day and Stress Awareness Week both take place in November. Our South West and Wales Engagement and Wellbeing Network have considered these two themes and put together an event with six different sessions you can pick and choose from.
Tickets are still available for our event on Wednesday 29 September, find out more and book online...
The deadline for applications for the Future Leaders Online Academy is Wednesday 15 September
We are pleased to bring you two dates for Introduction to Parliament courses, being delivered by the Parliamentary Capability Team in Cabinet Office. These are open to any UK civil servant and particularly useful for those new to the Civil Service or new to learning about Parliament.
On Wednesday 29 September we will be hosting an event for civil servants, which will showcase four departments in the South West. The event will include an introduction from senior leaders in the Met Office, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, Valuation Office Agency and Department for Work and Pensions.
Are you an AA, AO or EO? Do you want to develop your leadership potential? Do you have the ambition and qualities to progress into a leadership position? Would you like to collaborate with civil servants from other departments?
The Future Leaders Academy 2021 is getting ready...Are you enthusiastic, energetic and a good communicator then you could be one of our next facilitator/coaches
Learn about the benefits of the Digital Economy Act 2017 and the benefits of data sharing. Join this session run by the Scottish cross government counter fraud network on 1 September.
The South West and Wales Men’s Network will be launched on 14 July to celebrate men’s positive contributions to society, not only as civil servants but as fathers, sons, uncles and friends. We would really like you to get involved.
Discover opportunities for civil servants within the Counter Fraud profession by attending our 2 day live online event on 13 and 14 July.
Are you aware of the Civil Service Careers website? It contains a wealth of information on the range of departments and career opportunities in the south west for you to develop your career.
Well we can’t let the G7 pass without mentioning all the civil servants from the South West and elsewhere in the UK who got involved in supporting this huge event in our region.
You might have heard about the launch of the renewed vision for the Civil Service, A Modern Civil Service, and the Declaration on Government Reform. But what does this mean for the Civil Service and all of us?
Join us at our online event on 30 June, where we will be exploring aspects of leadership to support your career progression. Sessions will focus on boundaryless leadership, mentoring and positive role modelling.
Join a webinar with the Environment Agency on the 6th or 7th of July. Find out more and book your ticket online
Find out how to sign up for our Public Services Day event and broaden your knowledge of the Civil Service.
Would you like to know more about the Diversity and Inclusion within the Civil Service? If so, why not join us at our virtual event to engage with other civil servants, listen to thought-provoking sessions and meet inspiring people sharing their experiences, knowledge and expertise.
Hear the latest on Civil Service Reform at our next session on 26 May 2021 which is open to all UK Civil Servants
Do you have a strong passion for social mobility? Would you like to make a difference by joining the South West and Wales Social Mobility Network?