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.
Are you struggling to complete job applications? Or perhaps you haven't had to complete one for a while and would welcome some guidance.
The Opportunity Wall is your brand new one-stop shop window 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 …
It’s time to dig out your festive woollies, dress up for Christmas and support The Charity for Civil Servants’ Christmas Jumper Day on Thursday 14 December.
Occasionally it is nice to just get out of the office and do something different as a team. That is exactly what members of the Data-sharing, Fraud and Decision-making team at DWP Legal Advisers did recently.
Could you make a difference to a young person’s life? Can you spare a couple of hours a week for approximately 6 weeks to help secondary school students, often in danger of dropping out of the system? Live or work in London area? If so we want you.
The Charity for Civil Servants is this week launching a campaign to help carers. The launch coincides with National Carers Rights Day on 24 November.
Join in a Winter Walk in London to get to know colleagues, raise awareness of the fuel poverty problem and help a good cause.
We’re pleased to welcome another new member to the North West team, Paul Bruzzese. He tells us how he’s supported staff who’ve taken part in our projects, and now wants to see for himself what it’s all about.
The Engage for Success Network is hosting a leadership and engagement event on the 1st December in Exeter. Read more to find out how you can book your place.
You do a fantastic job in supporting e4e and they are hoping that you will be able to help again. Volunteers are needed to support Enterprise Challenge Days and CV Workshops. Laura Smith explains...
Keith Douglas from the Child Maintenance Group recounts his experience of setting up and hosting a placement for a colleague from another department. Read about his experience and consider if it is something you'd like to do?
The charity Crisis have a number of volunteering opportunities to support their work over the Christmas period.
Our Autumn programme completes later this month with a session on Emotional Intelligence and Mental Health Awareness, but the Spring Programme will soon be here.
The CS Local Roadshows are a series of events showcasing the work of a different government department within the East, South East and London region. The first one is 30 November.
Every September, a group of excited - and slightly apprehensive - civil servants meet for the first time at the Front Line Managers’ Academy. Four days later they emerge as confident leaders-in-waiting, keen to deliver a project that will help transform the Civil Service.
Join us in Exeter for our next meeting on the 6th December
We have received a fantastic response from delegates and mentors seeking to take part in the CS Local North East, Yorkshire and the Humber Academy. The programme is aimed at potential managers and leaders in administrative grades and first time manager roles. A …
The ‘Going Forward’ project are recruiting new team members – join us to develop your skills, contribute to CS Vision and make a difference to the lives of people in our local communities.
Would you like one to one competency advice for a job application? We will be holding a Competency Surgery in Hull with the opportunity to receive tailored, focused advice on a competency example of your choice from an experienced sifter. …
Would you like to take part in a positive and engaging job shadowing experience? If so, take a look at what iShadow has to offer.