An apprenticeship, her department's first involving an external company, is helping Nicola Metcalfe develop her leadership and team management skills.
Posts about how the Civil Service is supporting and promoting apprenticeships across government.
Julie Taylor, Chair of the Civil Service Apprenticeship Programme Board, introduces two Fast Track apprentices who talk about their experiences and give their top tips for success.
The head of apprenticeships in Civil Service Learning introduces National Apprenticeship Week 2017.
Sir Jeremy Heywood responds to a report on the Civil Service from the Institute for Government.
Civil Service Chief People Officer Rupert McNeil considers some of the factors that will form the future leaders of the organisation.
Chief Executive of the Civil Service John Manzoni explains why the new Civil Service Apprenticeship Strategy is so important to the future of the organisation.
When she found that university didn't suit her, Sarah Makey decided to apply for a Civil Service Fast Track apprenticeship. She tells her story.
John Manzoni says the enthusiasm he witnessed at Civil Service Live for self-improvement and helping others to develop is crucial to realising the vision of 'A Brilliant Civil Service'.
Jake McClure of Civil Service Learning introduces a new range of apprenticeships in critical skills areas, part of a pioneering approach that focuses on roles and occupations not sectors or grades.
MOD Permanent Secretary Stephen Lovegrove, Skills Award Champion for this year's Civil Service Awards, explains why promoting skills is so important for the future of the organisation.