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Diversity In Public Service Workforce Is Building

Friday, 26 November 2021, 10:35 am | Public Service Commission

The Public Service is becoming more ethnically diverse, including in leadership roles, and we now know most public servants feel they work in an inclusive environment. The latest workforce data shows diversity at the senior management level continues ... More >>

Health And Border Responses To COVID-19 Win Prime Minister’s Award

Thursday, 25 November 2021, 9:05 am | Public Service Commission

The overall health sector response to COVID-19 and the COVID-19 border response team have been honoured for their work to keep New Zealand safe. Joint Te Tohu a te Pirimia | The Prime Minister’s Awards were presented to Aviation Security Services, ... More >>

Tā Wira Gardiner Presented With Lifetime Achievement Award

Friday, 19 November 2021, 12:53 pm | Public Service Commission

Tā Wira Gardiner’s distinguished public service was celebrated today by Public Service Commissioner Peter Hughes with a Spirit of Service Lifetime Achievement Award. This award honours an individual who has made an exceptional contribution to New ... More >>

Outstanding Public Service Rewarded

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 9:57 am | Public Service Commission

Last night, 10 New Zealanders received Te Tohu Ratonga Tūmatanui o Aotearoa | The New Zealand Public Service Medal for meritorious service in the Public Service, and 12 received Te Tohu Amorangi a Te Kawa Mataaho | Public Service Commissioner's Commendation ... More >>

Public Servants Are In The Job To Make A Difference

Friday, 5 November 2021, 11:05 am | Public Service Commission

The inaugural Te taunaki e anga whakamua ai te Ratonga Tūmatanui | 2021 Public Service Census shows public servants are strongly motivated by a spirit of service and are in the job to make a difference for the communities they serve. The Public ... More >>

2020 Public Service Workforce Data Released

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 11:28 am | Public Service Commission

The Public Service Commissioner, Peter Hughes, has today published the 2020 ‘Workforce Data’ and the 2019/20 expenditure on contractors and consultants. The workforce data provides a snapshot of trends in the Public Service and includes staff numbers, ... More >>