Tech Connect, a 12 week digital skills programme, saw teams of civil servants and private sector participants collaborate to find solutions for public sector challenges. Find out more about their ideas, and what happened at the Finale.
Digital data and technology
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.
We have reviewed the Framework, so we could understand the problems and plan ways to address them. Read more about what we learned and what actions we are taking to fix it.
Making better use of data can help us improve the diversity of our workforce. We’re asking government departments to give us anonymous data - particularly on gender, pay, ethnicity and age - so we can identify patterns and trends.
Applications for The Civil Service Summer Diversity Internship Programme (SDIP) are now open.
We recently held a workshop at the British Computing Society Software in Practice Conference where we shared our knowledge and inspired people to look at coding from a different perspective.
The team at DWP uses data to inform decisions and create policy based on the economic needs of local areas. They develop data products that answer policy makers’ questions, enabling their strategy and delivery.
For the first time, school teachers and career counsellors spent the afternoon at the Government Digital Service (GDS) as part of TeenTech’s Teacher event, through their TeenTech City initiative, to find out what future skills and digital careers could look …
Digital, data and technology teams across government will return to London’s tech job fair Silicon Milkroundabout on 19 and 20 May.
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.