The Software Developer Accelerated Apprenticeship offers an opportunity to existing civil servants to retrain as junior developers. Departments, apprentices and their line managers explain what they liked most about the programme.
Apprenticeships and internships
Over the summer, the Government Digital Service (GDS) welcomed 2 interns from the Government Communication Service (GCS) internship programme, and 2 interns from the Government Economic Service (GES) programme.
Here’s what they’ve been up to as part of their internships.
Students have graduated from GDS Academy's first Emerging Technology Development Programme. In this post, civil servants who took the course tell us what they learned, and the academics who taught them talk about their experience of the programme.
Applications for The Civil Service Summer Diversity Internship Programme (SDIP) are now open.
Applications are open for Service Design and Interaction Design internships at GDS. Bethan, who was GDS’s first ever service design intern last year shares her experience.
You can still apply for the Fast Track until tomorrow! Hear from Andrew about what it’s like to be an apprentice in digital government.
It's National Apprenticeship Week and International Women’s Day. Shana Austin explains what it’s like to be a Software Developer apprentice on the Digital, Data and Technology Fast Track.
The Digital Data and Technology (DDaT) Fast Track is now open for applications. Kevin Cunnington, Director General of GDS and head of the DDaT Profession explains why the apprenticeship is so valuable.
I recently completed a 4-week work experience at the Government Digital Service (GDS) within the Operations department. Here’s my story.
Jamie, software developer apprentice, recounts his experience facing the challenges of his future career.