Internal Vacancy Announcement: Appointment of Heads of The Regional Agriculture Department in The Upper East and Greater Accra Regions

The Local Government Service has decided to fill the vacancy positions for the post of Regional Director for Agriculture for the Upper East and Greater Accra (See attachment for more details). Interested applicants within the Service should submit their application together with photocopies of certificates and Standard Curriculae Vitae (CV format attached). Deadline for the […]

RE: Appointment of Heads of Central Administration Department of MMDAs

The LGSS has found it necessary to withdraw the Advertisements and an Announcement posted on its website concerning the appointment for the position of Head of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies Central Administration Department. The action was taken to ensure consistency and balance in the staffing requirements of the Service. We regret any inconveniencies caused.

Tribute To The Late John Kofi Adomako

The Head of Service Dr. Callistus Mahama had the unpleasant duty to lead the Local Government Service to lay to rest of the illustrious Co-ordinating Director for Lower Manya-Krobo Municipal Assembly at his home, Woarakose in Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti region. The late John Kofi Adomako affectionately, called Guru by his colleagues joined the […]

Upgrading Of Technician Engineers

The Head of Service has authorized the upgrading of the following Technician Engineers (list attached) from the Sub-Professional Class into the Professional Class.

Appointment And Posting Of Heads Of Works Department

The following Officers (list attached) have been appointed to head the Works Departments of the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in the respective Regions. Appointment letters for the officers would be issued by the Local Government Service Secretariat (LGSS) in due time. Intra-regional postings of Officers to the District Works Departments of MMDAs in […]

Human Resource (HR) Audit In The Public Service

The Public Services Commission, in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance and the Controller and Accountant-General’s Department will soon conduct a Human Resource (HR) Audit of all Public Service staff. This is part of the on-going sub-project on Human Resource Management Information System (HRMIS) under the GIFMIS project. The Human Resource Audit is due to […]

Implementation Of A New Performance Contract And Staff Appraisal Instruments Kicks Off In 1ST July, 2015

The Local Government Service (LGS) has developed a new instrument that will be used to measure the performance of its staff. The document consists of a Performance Contract and Staff Appraisal. The Performance Contract has been designed to measure the performance of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Coordinating Directors (MMDCDs) and Directors at the Local Government […]