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 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Ask someone what they think working in government might be like, and you’ll sometimes get answers like this: it will be out of date, detached from reality, officious, cumbersome.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.
Continuing in the series of blog posts by current Digital and Technology Fast Streamers, Iain Gordon writes about his first placement at the Home Office and his next move. I’m a first-year Digital and Technology Fast Streamer (DATs, as we’re commonly known). …
Next in the series of blogs by current Digital and Technology Fast Streamers, Ert Erol writes about his journey onto the DaT Fast Stream program
In the second of a series of blogs by current Digital and Technology fast streamers, Chris Bayley writes about why he applied and reviews his first two roles at the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and the Home Office.