social mobility

Posts about what we're doing to support the Government's agenda on social mobility, particularly how we're working to improve the social and educational mix of civil servants.

Social mobility - why the Civil Service needs to show the way

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Jeremy Heywood and Civil Service Social Mobility Champion Jon Thompson look at how the service is responding to the Bridge Group report on socio-economic diversity in the Fast Stream, and more widely to the need to make the organisation truly representative of society.

New diversity champions for the Civil Service

Sue Owen

Jeremy Heywood announces the appointment of Sue Owen as the new Civil Service Diversity Champion, and of Jon Thompson, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence, as the first holder of the new position of Civil Service Social Mobility Champion.