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 - email@example.com
With effect from 1 April 2022, Civil Service Local is no longer in operation.
We would like to thank you for working with us over the last 11 years, it has been a pleasure working in partnership with so many different civil servants across the full range of departments and agencies, and across the whole country.
Are you a current or past Civil Service apprentice? Are you involved with apprentices in your department as a manager, coach or any other role? Or are you generally interested in supporting apprentices in your department and beyond? We need you to get involved in building up our new South West Apprenticeship Network and taking it forward.
Tickets are now available for our One South West Civil Service careers showcase on Monday 7 March. The event will include an introduction from senior leaders in the Rural Payments Agency, Crown Prosecution Service, National Crime Agency and HM Revenue and Customs.
Join the Civil Service Eating Disorder Network for an introductory session to their network, where they will discuss what eating disorders are, the signs and symptoms, and how they may affect someone in the workplace
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 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.
We are committed to ensuring that wherever possible our events are accessible to all participants. If you have any requirements that would help you access our services, please let us know and we will endeavour to make any reasonable changes.
Please let us know if we are doing something that would discourage you from using our services.
We support recruitment practices to help make sure our workforce in locations around the country reflects the make-up of the local community.