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Working for the UK Government - what is it really like to be Civil Servant?

Organisation: Department for Work and Pensions

Age: 14 - 19

Duration: 1 day

Industry: Government/Civil Service

Application deadline: 27/06/2023

Dates: 11/07/2023 - 11/07/2023

Timings: 13:00 - 14:30

Type: Virtual insight day

What is it really like to work for one of the countries largest employers - the UK Government?

With 465 Departments employing nearly half a million people, this enlightening session will bring you information from a team in the heart of the Department for Working Pensions about what the British Civil Service has to offer you as an employer.

Throughout this insight session you will learn :

  • What the Civil Service is.
  • What departments you could work in.
  • Where the job opportunities are. Usually, closer to you than you may think, right across the UK!
  • The benefits as an employee, including pay, job security, job satisfaction and lots more.
  • How to search and apply for opportunities.
  • Training, apprenticeships and fast track entry opportunities.

Come prepared with any questions you may have about working in this sector, the team would be delighted to engage with you.

If you want a career where you feel that you can really make a difference – apply for this placement to find out more.

When applying, answer the following questions

  • Passion: What cause(s) are you passionate about? Please also explain why.

Experience You Will Gain:

  • You will gain knowledge about what is the Civil Service, what opportunities are available for you and how to find opportunities to apply for.

Skills You Will Gain:

Staying Positive
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