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Career Framework

  • Plan your Personal Development and Career Journey across the Civil Service
  • For all Operational Delivery Professionals, people who want to learn about the largest Civil Service Profession, or those who aspire to work within it
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Your Career Framework

Find the correct Career Framework for your grade and skills family...


My grade is...

Don't recognise these grades? See our Grade Equivalents page.


My Skills Family is...

Not familiar with skills families? See our Skills Families page to find which one applies to you.


My Skills Family is...

Not familiar with skills families? See our Skills Families page to find which one applies to you.


My Skills Family is...

Not familiar with skills families? See our Skills Families page to find which one applies to you.


My Skills Family is...

Not familiar with skills families? See our Skills Families page to find which one applies to you.


My Skills Family is...

Not familiar with skills families? See our Skills Families page to find which one applies to you.

Who is it for?

Individuals

  • Help you find out what you’re good at, what you enjoy, and what you can develop
  • Decide what your strengths are – using the Strengths Dictionary
  • Find out what skills and behaviours you use every day, and see where these can take you, by looking at your job

Line Managers

  • Inform development conversations with your team members
  • Use the skills and behaviours we’ve outlined to help upskill your team members and identify areas for your people to develop
  • the Framework to help you design personalised development plans and goals

Recruiters

  • Give you a good base and a means to consider the best possible recruitment method for your available role.
  • Success Profiles you will see showcase the whole profession, meaning they may be different for specific roles

About the Operational Delivery Profession

Together, we create and deliver exceptional services to citizens. We develop effective leaders who are inspiring, confident and empowering and who live our values. Our profession is inclusive, flexible, modern and connected, sitting at the heart of public service delivery.

Working within ODP you have the chance to undertake various job roles from the wide range available, below are just some examples of the hundreds of roles offered within our profession: