Boris Johnson’s top adviser wants to recruit “weirdos and misfits” as part of a drive to overhaul the way the U.K. government works.

In a 3,000-word blog post, Dominic Cummings said he’s seeking an “unusual set of people with different skills and backgrounds” to work in Downing Street — and that he wants to be made “largely redundant” by the new intake. Hinting at a wider restructuring of the civil service, he said there are “profound problems at the core of how the British state makes decisions.”

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