Professions

Home Office considers limiting pre-release access after migration data leak

15 September 2017

Amber Rudd responds to call from statistics chief to follow ONS in scrapping system that allows select people to preview official figures

Julian McCrae: How to accelerate the professionalisation of Whitehall

11 September 2017

Moves to establish professions across government have made significant strides, but some functions are more advanced than others. Now is the time to quicken the reforms

IFS: Need for pay rises ‘most pressing’ for staff like senior civil servants

19 September 2017

Report predicts continued public sector pay restraint will lead to recruitment issues for employers of London-based, highly skilled workers

HMRC executive chair Edward Troup to step down

15 September 2017

Department’s most senior tax professional announces retirement at the end of the year

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Call for Grenfell Tower inquiry to learn lessons from previous investigations

14 September 2017

As the judge-led public inquiry opens on the three-month anniversary of the fire, legal experts call for a “repository of expertise” to build on lessons of past inquiries

Julian McCrae: How to accelerate the professionalisation of Whitehall

11 September 2017

Moves to establish professions across government have made significant strides, but some functions are more advanced than others. Now is the time to quicken the reforms

Support for civil servants without policy background is 'key to modernising Whitehall'

7 September 2017

IfG review on boosting cross-government functions highlighted civil service 'must tackle perception that policy trumps specialisms' for career progression

 

Opinion: How the ONS is improving statistics to drive better policy

22 September 2017

A reform plan for national statistics is intended to improve the evidence available to policymakers. Iain Bell, the deputy national statistician for population and public policy statistics at the...

Inclusive growth: a policymaker's guide

21 September 2017

Inclusive growth is the latest policy buzzword, and the government even has its own Inclusive Economy Unit. But what does it mean? Thomas Graham explains

MPs restart inquiry into civil service capability

20 September 2017

Committee chair Bernard Jenkin says that Brexit will expose “where understandings are weak and where relationships are strained” in Whitehall

Providers named for £360m civil service apprenticeships framework

22 September 2017

Capita, Interserve, Cipfa and the Open University on Crown Commercial Service’s 16-strong list to train “next generation” of civil servants

Government departments using 30% more temporary staff

13 September 2017

ONS statistics also show staff numbers across the civil service have grown for the second quarter in a row

Julian McCrae: How to accelerate the professionalisation of Whitehall

11 September 2017

Moves to establish professions across government have made significant strides, but some functions are more advanced than others. Now is the time to quicken the reforms

Julian McCrae: How to accelerate the professionalisation of Whitehall

11 September 2017

Moves to establish professions across government have made significant strides, but some functions are more advanced than others. Now is the time to quicken the reforms