Civil service reform


  1. Government Economic Service: summer vacation placement job descriptions

    Sample job descriptions for summer vacation placement candidates.

  2. Government Economic Service summer vacation placements: application form

    Form to apply for a place on the Government Economic Service summer vacation placement scheme.

  3. The Commissioning Academy: application form

    Complete this application form to apply for a group to attend the Commissioning Academy's development programme for senior commissioners.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. National security vetting: advice for people who are being vetted
  2. Civil Service competency framework
  3. Government Security Classifications
  4. Civil Service: values and standards of behaviour
  5. Civil Service management code
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News and communications

  1. Race to change the face of the diplomatic civil service
  2. Jeremy Hunt launches reverse mentoring scheme for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) staff
  3. Civil Service transformation speech
  4. Civil Service ‘hub’ to bring growth to Cardiff
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Research and statistics

  1. Black skin, Whitehall: Race and the Foreign Office, 1945 to 2018
  2. Bullying, Harassment and Misconduct Review
  3. Socio-economic diversity in the Fast Stream: the Bridge report
  4. Removing the barriers to success in the Civil Service: survey findings
  5. Civil Service Quarterly: Issue 6
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Consultation on reform of the Civil Service Compensation Scheme
  2. Government Commercial Operating Standards
  3. Civil Service workforce plan: 2016 to 2020
  4. Talent Action Plan 2016: Removing the barriers to success
  5. Better public appointments: review of the public appointments process
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Competition and Markets Authority: Civil Service people survey
  2. DVLA Civil Service people survey
  3. MHCLG: Civil Service people survey
  4. Government evidence to the Senior Salaries Review Body on the pay of the Senior Civil Service
  5. FCO diversity and equality report 2019
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