HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only)

 

Purpose

A short course for staff migrating to work in the Strategic Planning and Performance Group within the Department of Health has been launched.

Understanding the mechanics of how government works is valuable knowledge for public servants at all levels. The  Machinery of Government course provides an opportunity to better understand their role and impact within the structure and context of the Department.

Participants will learn how their contributions help to achieve the goals of the Department.

Learning Outcomes

  • Reviewing the structure of the Department, Executive and Committees
  • Understanding the role of the Department
  • Learning about the different types of correspondance and how they are dealt with
  • Answering Assembly Questions
  • Exploring the remit of the Executive and cross-cutting issues
  • Practical tips and the opportunity to work through examples

Audience

Open to HSCB staff

The course, which runs for four hours, will be held on the following dates:

Wednesday, 8th December (pm)

Monday, 17th January (am)

Tuesday, 25th January (am)

Wednesday, 2nd February (pm)

Thursday, 10th February (pm)

Monday, 21st February (am)

Method

Participants will be provided with a resource pack, including templates and relevant literature

Please select an appropriate time and venue and click the apply button to register for this course.



Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only) Wednesday, 8 December, 2021
(1.00pm -5.00pm)
Zoom - Virtual Learning Session Eamon Doherty
Donna Kirk
HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only) Monday, 17 January, 2022
(9.00am - 1.00pm)
Zoom - Virtual Learning Session Eamon Doherty
Donna Kirk
HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only) Tuesday, 25 January, 2022
(9.00am - 1.00pm)
Zoom - Virtual Learning Session Eamon Doherty
Donna Kirk
HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only) Wednesday, 2 February, 2022
(1.00pm -5.00pm)
Zoom - Virtual Learning Session Eamon Doherty
Donna Kirk
HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only) Thursday, 10 February, 2022
(1.00pm -5.00pm)
Zoom - Virtual Learning Session Eamon Doherty
Donna Kirk
HSCB Machinery of Government Course (open to HSCB staff only) Monday, 21 February, 2022
(9.00am - 1.00pm)
Zoom - Virtual Learning Session Eamon Doherty
Donna Kirk