Career development

The FDA is committed to promoting and facilitating the career development of managers and professionals in the public service.

The FDA professionalism team is engaged in a number of initiatives.  These include Working Partnership with Civil Service Fast Stream to offer development centres for public sector staff and students from diverse backgrounds.

The project arranges training for assessors for this bespoke programme.  Training courses are arranged at different times of the year.

For future information please contact the head of the project, Neil Rider, at