It is important to promote a diverse workforce that ensures every individual, including those with disabilities, has every opportunity to succeed. As we look toward the future of our island, it is crucial that we embrace diversity in all its forms, recognizing that our collective strength lies in our differences.
New Healthcare Facilities: Construction and Supplier Forum – exploring opportunities for the local sector
The New Healthcare Facilities team gives an update on construction industry engagement. The New Healthcare Facilities team has been keen to make an early start on engaging with the local construction sector, as we hope they will all have a role to play in delivering infrastructure and buildings for vital healthcare services. Last week we … Read more New Healthcare Facilities: Construction and Supplier Forum – exploring opportunities for the local sector
Today, we celebrate European Day of Languages. This day was founded by the Council of Europe on 26 September 2001 to promote awareness of the importance of language learning and protecting linguistic heritage. As Languages Adviser for Jersey Education, I support schools to promote a range of languages. Research already demonstrates the linguistic, cognitive and … Read more Celebrating and supporting languages in Jersey
In a guest blog, Matt Palmer, Director – Cyber Emergency Response Team looks ahead to Cyber Security Awareness Month
One.gov.je is our online customer portal and is designed to provide customers with easy access to Government of Jersey’s services. This online platform, accessible at https://one.gov.je/myservices, offers a diverse array of forms and services that cater to the diverse needs of Jersey’s residents. Whilst one.gov.je can be visited directly, the most common journey users take is via the information on … Read more Online Services. What is one.gov.je?
In an increasingly digital world, ensuring that government information and services are accessible to all citizens, regardless of their abilities, is paramount. Recognising this, the Government of Jersey has taken steps to make gov.je as accessible as possible. Understanding Web Accessibility: A Brief Overview Web accessibility refers to the inclusive practice of designing and developing … Read more Accessibility and gov.je
by Graham Ramsden, Chief Digital Officer The word “digital” has become common place, its everywhere, but what do we mean by it and importantly what relevance does it have for how the Government of Jersey delivers our public services? For some people, digital means technology. Something electronic, with a screen and perhaps buttons, a computer, … Read more Digital. What’s in a word?
During the first year of Government, there has been an enormous amount of work undertaken to support Jersey’s economy across every sector. This list shows some of things that have happened so far: For all sectors Arts Digital Financial Services Maritime Rural Sport Visitor
The recent debate in the States Assembly on mandatory independent taxation generated an interesting discussion; real food for thought; and also created a good deal of confusion.
By Elaine Walker, Associate Director in CYPES and Head of the Children’s Day Steering Group It’s almost three weeks since around 8,000 children, young people and families packed into Howard Davis Park to celebrate Jersey Children’s Day, and it’s amazing to still hear Islanders talk about it so positively. A lovely letter to the editor … Read more A pledge to a panel to ensure Jersey Children’s Day is never forgotten.