GOV.UK Verify team

Goals, cycles and people: running an agile, complex programme in government

This post from GOV.UK Verify Programme Director Janet Hughes puts forward a way of thinking about how to run a complex programme, building something that’s never been built before, working across government with a new kind of team. It's a longer read that's essential for anyone running a digital delivery team in government.

What makes a team

Put in place a sustainable multidisciplinary team that can design, build and operate the service, led by a suitably skilled and senior service manager with decision-making responsibility. (Digital by Default Service Standard, point 3)