Next week, Northern Ireland will implement the biggest reform of it’s public services for 50 years, as 11 newly-established councils take on a range of increased powers. Matt Burrows explores how reform is putting localism at the heart of services.
As part of a major merger of services in Devon, two district councils are breaking new ground – by recruiting their staff based on the behaviours that meet their vision
A RADICAL approach to staff recruitment could pave the way for authorities as the drive for better outcomes with less money becomes even more pressing.