The Digital, Data and Technology Profession hosted a Careers Insight Day for some Year 9 students last month. At the start of the day not one had considered a career in government - find out how we changed their minds.
Lorena Sutherland, Head of Content Design at BEIS, explains who the heads of profession (called ‘heads of community’ in some departments) are and what they do.
Kirsty Armstrong, Engagement Lead at GDS, explains how technology makes working together, regardless of location or working arrangements, as easy as it's ever been.
In our new Digital People series, we offer an insight into the working lives of people within digital, data and technology roles across government.
Applications for the Digital and Technology (DaT) Fast Stream are open until 30 November 2016. Rachael Harvey, 2nd year DaT fast streamer tells how the Fast Stream has accelerated her career progression.
Simon Daly, 3rd year Digital and Technology (DaT) fast streamer tells about switching career to the Fast Stream. Applications are open until 30 November 2016, so read on.
Applications for the Digital and Technology (DaT) Fast Stream 2017 open today. Katherine O’Doherty, 2nd year DaT fast streamer tells about new ways of working and life she has experienced through the Fast Stream.
Ask someone what they think working in government might be like, and you’ll sometimes get answers like this: it will be out of date, detached from reality, officious, cumbersome. Those are Yes, Minister-era stereotypes that simply don't apply anymore. Government …
Continuing our series of blogs by current Digital and Technology (DaT) fast streamers, Colin Pattinson writes about his first year experience and how the Fast Stream scheme has lived up to his expectations so far.
Transforming government services needs the right people in the right jobs. That’s why we, the Digital, Data and Technology Profession team, are building this capability across UK government. Part of our role is to recruit within GDS itself, where we’re …
My name is Jonathan and I have just joined the Civil Service Digital and Technology (DaT) Fast Stream and I want to tell you about the application process.