Jeremy Heywood reports on the work that helped to make the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 a success and how the UK is carrying forward the announcements made at the summit.
A Brilliant Civil Service
A range of blog posts illustrating the vision of:
"A brilliant Civil Service that helps to keep the United Kingdom prosperous and secure, supporting the governments we serve in
implementing their commitments and delivering high quality services for the public."
Blogs in this category will illustrate aspects of the vision and how it is being implemented across the organisation under its four supporting pillars: Improved outcomes; Effective leaders; Skilled people; A great place to work.
Chief Executive of the Civil Service John Manzoni writes about the publication of updated Single Departmental Plans, setting out each department's objectives during this Parliament and how they will achieve them.
Job shares come in a variety of forms, as Helen Mills and Richard Ney from the Department for Exiting the EU (DExEU) explain from their own experience.
Nominations for the Civil Service Awards 2018 are now open. Head of the Civil Service Jeremy Heywood explains why it's important that we acknowledge the brilliant work of civil servants across the full range of their activities.
Civil Service Chief People Office Rupert McNeil highlights the role of staff networks in making the Civil Service a more inclusive place to work.
Charles Roxburgh, HM Treasury's Second Permanent Secretary, talks about what the private sector can learn from the Civil Service, and vice versa.
Jeremy Heywood introduces Commercial Awareness Week and highlights how the Civil Service is improving how it handles its commercial relationships.
Next month's Sprint 18 event, hosted by Government Digital Service, will highlight the great things being done to improve the experience of people using digital services and to transform the way government itself works.
The Civil Service Champion for School Engagement describes how the organisation is reaching out to schools to attract talented young people from all backgrounds to a career in public service.
You can now book your place at Civil Service Live 2018, the annual showcase for innovation and best practice in the organisation, and the biggest learning and development event of the year for civil servants.