Welcome to the Government Communication Service

The professional body for people working in communications roles across government.

GCS Comms Exchange: Effective Social Media Practice

30 May

Join Rebecca Butler, Deputy Head of Content at the No. 10 Digital Team, as she discusses tips, tricks and best practice for running effective government social media channels.

Knowledge Hub: Using Insight to Build Great Campaigns

3 June

Great campaigns are driven by great insight. Join speakers from Public Health England, NHS Blood and Transplant, and the Department for Work and Pensions to hear how they used insight to run some of the most exciting campaigns in government. Learn how you can gain access to great (free) insight, training and tools using the GCS Knowledge Hub – the new knowledge sharing platform for all Government Communicators.

GCS Comms Exchange: Planning Ministerial Events

19 July

Visits and events are important communication tools. They enable ministers and senior leaders to meet and learn from stakeholders, to see examples of great work in local communities and in industry, to develop departmental thinking about policy and to provide a platform for communicating Government messages. Join the Home Office Ministerial Visits and Events team to learn more about this interesting and diverse work.

Companies House: Strategic Communications Manager

Closing date:

2 June



Cabinet Office: Media Operations Officer

Closing date:

3 June



Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency: Senior Events Programme Manager

Closing date:

5 June


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Alex Aiken on the PRCA Communications Census 2019

Friday 10 May 2019

I’ve just finished reading the new PRCA Communications Census. It’s claimed to be the most definitive analysis of the industry, it shows the industry where we are now, and where we are heading.

Discussing Anxiety with Conversations: Connecting Diverse Voices

Thursday 9 May 2019

A Grade 6 and an HEO discuss their experiences communicating on anxiety and confidence issues as part of Conversations: Connecting Diverse Voices.

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