After the success of Changing Horizons in 2018, we’re back with our first event of this year at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens (this Thursday, 7 February) and another at Oldham’s Queen Elizabeth Hall (14 March).
We are pleased to share the latest edition of The Network, in this issue you will find; A focus on the Legal Aid Agency, with a senior leader contribution from Rowena Foxwell Information following the recent Civil Service Awards A …
The Civil Service Local North West team are making preparations for the return of Changing Horizons events in Blackpool and Oldham. We need volunteers to help support the events at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens on 7th February 2019 and Oldham’s Queen Elizabeth Hall on 14th March 2019.
Would you like to inspire young people and use your skills to support schools in your local community? This interactive session will enable you to find out about how you can get involved in education, as a governor, an Enterprise Adviser or through one of CS Local’s ‘Supporting Vulnerable Young People’ projects.
Find out more about our autumn discovery sessions programme for the North West....
The Opportunity Wall is your brand new one-stop shop 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 the …
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.
In March Civil Service Local North West (CSNW) held its first ever Alumni event at Greater Manchester’s Fire and Rescue Service Training Centre to celebrate the achievements of current students and recent graduates of ILM Level 5 Diploma in Management …
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 …
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.
Civil servants from across the North West and beyond discovered how the expansion of devolution across the UK will affect the Civil Service - and change how decisions are made that affect all our lives.
Colleagues from across government learned more about devolution’s implications at a Civil Service Local discovery session in Manchester.
We launched the awards in July, we have been made aware of a few issues accessing the form therefore we have decided to extend the deadline...
Further to the blog on 23 September regarding the event in Liverpool we are pleased to announce a further devolution session for the North West, being held in Manchester. It will take place on 24 October in the Manchester Suite at Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Training Centre. Please read on for more details....
Over the past few months, we’ve shared some of the highlights from our Changing Horizons Blackpool event with you… but we’ve saved the best until last! The feedback we received from the students was just amazing, and our success didn’t stop at the event. Read on to find out more….
We think there is something for everyone in our Autumn programme, of bite-size learning sessions – which are all FREE to attend - whether it be learning some new leadership techniques, finding out about other Civil Service Departments in your neck of the woods or something relating to a specialist profession.
Whilst some of the dates are yet to be confirmed, see below for details of what is coming soon.
The five-day Middle Managers’ Academy (MMA) returned in June at the Wintergardens in Blackpool following a successful 2016 launch when members of Civil Service Local’s steering group identified a gap in training opportunities for HEO and SEO leaders.
Wow, can you believe it’s over 3 months since our first ever Changing Horizons event in Blackpool! Since our last blog we’ve been busy evaluating the event and planning for our next ones… so watch this space! However, we promised to share some of our findings with you and this blog is all about our dedicated team of volunteers!
Following the success of a CS Local Academy project in 2016, Civil Service Local will once again be hosting the Pride of the Civil Service Awards in 2017. Allowing us to celebrate ‘Ordinary people doing Extraordinary things’
Students from Blackpool’s McKee College House have just completed our Inspiring Young People programme at Peel Park.
The first discovery event hosted by the redeployment network has been held at the HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) Learning Academy in Preston.
It was tailored for staff who have been identified as surplus or at risk by their network member, and 47 colleagues from five different departments attended.