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New mentoring opportunities for the UK public sector

News | Careers, News | Data science

The Government Data Science Partnership (GDSP) are pleased to announce the latest cohort of the Data Science Accelerator mentoring programme, with the launch of a new branch focusing on data visualisation techniques. Both will open for applications on Monday 14 June. The new data visualisation branch is a response to growing demand and will be […]

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Shadow Board members needed for the People Committee

News | Development, News | Diversity

Are you keen to promote diversity and inclusion across the Government Statistical Service (GSS)? Our Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Working Group have been running a pilot shadow board and would now like to invite member applications from across our community. The Shadow Board will be embedded into the GSS People Committee and function as an […]

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Facilitators needed to support Fast Stream Action Learning Sets

News | Careers, News | Development

Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute to the Civil Service more widely than just your department? Are you passionate about developing yourself and others? Would you be interested in supporting a multi-award winning, cross-government programme? The Fast Stream and Emerging Talent (FSET) Team in the Cabinet Office are looking for facilitators to lead […]

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Join the front line of COVID-19 analysis

Want the chance to work on ‘cutting edge’ analysis used to inform government policy on coronavirus (COVID-19)? The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is offering placements for professionals in data, analysis, policy, and project or programme support. The placements offer you experience of working with world leading analysts, supporting the response to the coronavirus pandemic […]

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Updates to the Sustainable Development Goal indicators

News | Data, News | Sustainability

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) team at the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have begun a project to put in place several changes to the SDG indicators. Our work will ensure the indicators comply with 36 changes to the SDG indicators recommended by the United Nations (UN) in March 2020. The changes include replacing, deleting, […]

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Government Statistical Service newsletter – February 2021

News | Newsletter

Every month we send out a round-up of the latest news, blogs and other updates. This month’s newsletter includes: A reminder for Government Statistician Group members to check their management information is up to date Beck Keane’s blog about her leadership journey The user engagement strategy for statistics launch event The new e-learning version of […]

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User engagement strategy launch – book your place!

News | Guidance, News | Statistics

We’re excited to announce that the user engagement strategy for statistics has now been signed off.  It has been endorsed by chief statisticians from across the UK, ready for our launch, this month. The strategy is centred around three goals, also known as ‘the three C’s’: collaboration capability culture These goals will help deliver our […]

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