I worked at Department of Energy & Climate Change full-time
Nice people, fascinating subject areas, work with a wide variety of people and professions. decent holiday entitlement and other terms and conditions.
very busy, crowded working conditions. Depending on team or job can have long hours. Pay can be low compared to some private sector jobs with similar qualifications.
I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Department of Energy & Climate Change (London, England (UK)) in October 2014.
Focussed on civil service competency framework which can be accessed by googling it online. They were also specified in the job advert. There were three people on the panel. The line manager, another director in a related area and a senior human resources representive. The line manager was the decision maker. The others simply advising.
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