When the Academy moved to Government Digital Service (GDS), it put us in an ideal position to collaborate with digital, data and technology communities from across government to understand their learning and development needs.
In the first of a series of blogs by Digital and Technology fast streamers, Stacey Phillips writes about her experiences on the scheme so far, and her first placement as a Digital Delivery Manager for the Home Office.
Our Cabinet Office colleagues at Civil Service Learning recently listed 6 new dates for the 1-day Digital Foundation Day developed here at GDS. The next date is next week, on Tuesday 14 July 2015.
This Parliament ends on 30 March. Between then and the general election on 7 May is the pre-election period and the Civil Service communicates less, in line with the General Election Guidance.
The DVLA are no strangers to digital transformation. They're responsible for 3 of the government's digital exemplars. This means they have been making dramatic changes to how their customers transact. And they've adopted agile project methods to make changes to …
The Recruitment and Skills team recently passed its target of 150 service managers completing the induction programme at GDS.
You've got a vacancy. What do you need to do to attract potential candidates to your opportunity?
When we advertise a vacancy we’re asking a candidate to join and contribute their knowledge, skills, talents, behaviours, time, and energy to our organisation.
HR and Transformation teams can use the Digital and Technology skills guide to establish skill requirements and role profiles when shaping their teams.
Today is launch day…. A big day in advancing specialist digital and technology skills across the UK government.
I have previously blogged about the basic elements of a successful recruitment strategy. This post details the planning and preparation stage in a bit more depth, and why using the dusty old job description sat in the drawer may not be the …