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.
The walking challenge begins on 14 May and runs until 2 July. If you don’t think you can walk 10,000 steps a day, don’t worry, it’s all about being aware of how much you walk. Exercise is a fantastic way to relieve stress and can be as simple as upping your daily step count. There’s still plenty of time to sign up
Volunteer for a half day speed dating to inspire young people to broaden their horizons
Vanessa Kirk from Civil Service Local Midlands gives her account of the day and her visit to the Houses of Parliament.
On Wednesday 18th April, Rainbows Children's' Hospice in Loughborough held its very first Civil Service Local Government Access Point (GAP). Volunteers from DWP, HMRC and OPG were joined by local solicitors Actons providing support for our vulnerable citizens
At some point in our lives mental health issues have affected us all. This can affect how we feel, how we think and also how we behave, but do we recognise the symptoms in order to manage and deal with …
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.
The Brilliant Civil Service in Action events are bringing together hundreds of enthusiastic civil servants from a range of departments to network, hear motivational speakers and share our ideas.
'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.
Andrew Crich, team members from Civil Service Local and colleagues from the Civil Service Group were in Glasgow today supporting the "A Vision of a Brilliant Civil Service In Action" event. This marks the start of Civil Service Local in Scotland.
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.
This month we are celebrating the job shadowing initiative iShadow turning one and as part of that we would like to take a look back at how iShadow started and what has made it successful.
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.
Volunteer to help prepare students for the world of work by sharing your knowledge and experience.
Northumberland Education Business Partnership (EBP) are offering a number of great opportunities during the Summer term.
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.
If you struggle to complete job applications this session in London could be for you.
Exercise Mini-Stretch is an insight day with 101st (Northumbrian) Regiment Royal Artillery. Find out more about the event here.
‘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.
The GCS East of England Communications Academy will take place in Cambridge on Tuesday 24th April. Open to all public sector communicators, please read on for more information, including how to book your free place.