Civil service people chief Rupert McNeil on diversity, the pay cap, and why Whitehall needs a 'Casualty' not a 'Yes Minister' image
After 21 months in government, Rupert McNeil, chief people officer and head of civil service HR, tells Tamsin Rutter about the importance of inclusive leadership and that the future of work is people, not technology.
Prison Officers Association rejects pay boost, as more public sector trade unions moot industrial action
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
NHS Professionals to remain in wholly public ownership after bidding process abandoned
IfG review on boosting cross-government functions highlighted civil service 'must tackle perception that policy trumps specialisms' for career progression
Former civil service head also brands no Brexit deal a ‘complete disaster’ for Britain
Chief executive Jon Thompson says government will still deliver free childcare to 200,000 households by end of August
Union warns of further strikes as number of expected redundancies rises to 800
Backlash over advert for Tees Valley-focused role that “can require occasional trips” up north
The Ministry of Justice recruited record numbers this year but is still losing experienced staff
If Whitehall pushes ahead with plans to move civil servants around the country, it must conduct proper impact evaluations
FDA civil service union lambasts report that names and shames top-earning DWP civil servants
Whitehall official warns accelerated timetable could mean 'minimum scrutiny for vital negotiation documents'