What to Expect

New Deputies will receive training and support from the Civil Service, but it is important for candidates to already have an understanding of the expected time commitment and computer literacy to fulfil the role.

This section provides an overview of training and support provided, time commitments, interaction with media and the public, and more.
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The Civil Service helps Deputies prepare for government, including workshops and training...

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Media and the Public

Guernsey is a close-knit community, so Deputies tend to have closer and more frequent contact...

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Details of support available for States' Members...

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IT & Data Protection

Members are provided with the necessary registration, equipment, training and advice to help them...

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Time Commitment

A Deputy is expected to attend all meetings of the States of Deliberation and the States of...

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Details of States' Members remuneration, terms and conditions...

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