Working in the Civil Service

The Civil Service is one of the largest employers in the UK. It works to develop and implement government policies and helps deliver a huge range of services to the public.

Because we work across so many sectors, we offer a variety of roles in different professions, and we attract high-calibre people from all kinds of backgrounds.

As a modern and dynamic employer, the Civil Service is committed to providing all our staff with opportunities to develop and a positive working environment. 

Please use these sections to find out more about our working environment. To look for Civil Service vacancies, please visit Jobs.

Skills Strategy for Government

The PSG framework is an important part of the Skills Strategy, designed to meet the current and future skills challenges of central government. With this common framework around skills, departments are better able to convey their skills needs and work together to find common skills solutions.