Civil Service Commission

Civil Service Commission Staff

The Civil Service Commission Secretariat supports the Board of the Commission in carrying out its statutory duties relating to Civil Service recruitment and upholding the values in the Civil Service Code. The Secretariat also provides support services to the House of Lords Appointments Commission, the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments and the Commissioner for Public Appointments. The Secretariat is headed by the Commission’s Chief Executive, Peter Lawrence. It is organised into five teams, each with a specialism.

Team One

Team one deals with Civil Service recruitment policy, including diversity work.

Bill Brooke                            Team Leader and Principal Adviser

Isabel Fraser

Jennifer Smith

Jamie Kasebante

 

Team Two

Team two investigates recruitment complaints and complaints under the Civil Service Code and manages the compliance monitoring audit of Civil Service recruitment and public appointments.

Carrie Aitken           Team Leader and Principal Adviser

Sean Edwards-Playne

Freddie Lupson

John Whelton

 

Team Three

Team three provides corporate and financial services to support the whole Secretariat and also provides a secretariat wide function to consider, research and develop options for strategic approaches to our business.

Heidi Ferguson                    Team Leader and Principal Adviser

Daniella Emery

Harry Phinda

Isla Straupmanis

Nicola Carpenter

 

Team Four

Team four supports the Commissioner for Public Appointments and the House of Lords Appointments Commission.

Clive Barbour                       Team Leader and Principal Adviser

Alex Morrow

 

Team Five

Team five supports the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments

Catriona Marshall                           Team Leader and Principal Adviser

Nicola Richardson

Sarah Parkington