Invitation to Attend Upgrading Interview (Engineering Class)

The Office of Head of Local Government Service (OHLGS) intends to conduct interviews for officers (list attached) in the Engineering sub-professional class who have acquired higher certificates and have applied to be considered for upgrading to the professional cadre. The interview has been scheduled as follows: GROUP A (KUMASI) REGION DATE NO. OF DAYS VENUE […]

Head of Service Meets Representatives of the Schools of Hygiene

The Head of the Local Government Service, Dr. Callistus Mahama on Wednesday 9th November, 2016 hosted delegates from the Health Training Institutions Secretariat and Management (HTISM) to enhance collaboration between the Service and School Authorities to produce quality professionals to meet the demands of the populace and enhance environmental sustainability. Present at the meeting were […]

LGS Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with KNUST

On 5th July 2016 the Local Government Service signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology as a trigger for the commencement of the KNUST-LGS Project on District Assemblies Enabled Programme for Accelerated Economic and Social Development at the District Level. The MoU spells out the modalities for […]

Head of Service Briefed on the Independent Mid-year Review of the 2016 PMCs

Consultants commissioned to independently conduct a mid-year review on the 2016 Performance Management Contract (PMC) signed by Regional and District Co-ordinating Directors were at the Local Government Service Secretariat on the 7th of November, 2016 to brief the Head of Service, Dr Callistus Mahama on the outcome of the exercise. Present at the meeting were […]

The Local Government Service Performance Management System

Introduction. Performance Management System is the process of evaluating organizational results against planned targets, identifying opportunities for improvement, and taking action to fix problems and enhance successes. In the public sector, this is often identified as managing for results. The public sector has shifted from the traditional appraisal and performance agreement to an enhanced performance […]

Internal Vacancy Announcement (Regional Budget Analyst)

The Local Government Service Secretariat (LGSS) in fulfilment of its mandate of ensuring the effective and efficient day-to-day administration of the Local Government Service (LGS) and in accordance with the Local Government Service Act 2003, Act 656 is seeking highly successful and result-oriented persons to fill the position below: JOB TITLE: REGIONAL BUDGET ANALYST