News on the topic of Civil Service

Dispelling myths and stereotypes about public sector workers

Ian Watmore, Chief Operating Officer and Permanent Secretary at the Cabinet Office, has written a letter to the FT dispelling the myths and stereotypes about civil servants.

Fri, 25/02/2011

Professionals join the Big Society volunteer drive

BT and KPMG today joined the Government in leading the way to get more professionals using their skills to support charities and voluntary groups. The businesses welcomed the first ever cross Civil Service volunteering initiative that will encourage hundreds of thousands of professionals to volunteer at least one day each year which was announced today by Minister for the Cabinet Office.

Thu, 17/02/2011

Civil Service Compensation Scheme reformed

New Civil Service Compensation Scheme (CSCS) comes into effect. 

Wed, 22/12/2010

Appointments to the First Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments

Her Majesty The Queen has approved the appointment of Sir David Normington to the dual role of First Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments. Sir David will take up the appointment on 1 April 2011.

Tue, 21/12/2010

Superannuation Bill receives Royal Assent

The Government has moved a step closer to achieving its ambition of implementing a reformed Civil Service compensation scheme (CSCS).

Fri, 17/12/2010

Cabinet Office People Survey 2010

The results of the 2010 People Survey for the Cabinet Office have been published.

Tue, 07/12/2010

Review into the Central Office of Information announced

Francis Maude announces review of the Central Office of Information (COI) and coordination of cross-department marketing and communications.

Fri, 26/11/2010

Preferred candidate selected for Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments

Sir David Normington, currently Permanent Secretary at the Home Office, has been selected as the Government’s preferred candidate for appointment to the dual role of First Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments in succession to Dame Janet Pareskeva and Dame Janet Gaymer.

Fri, 12/11/2010

Ministers forge ahead with transparency agenda

The Government took another important step in the new era of transparency today as it published details of hospitality and gifts received by ministers and special advisers, ministerial meetings with external organisations and all overseas trips by ministers across government.

Thu, 28/10/2010

Cabinet Office announces Spending Review settlement

The Cabinet Office has announced that it will reduce its core resource budget by 35 per cent in real terms.

Wed, 20/10/2010

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