GatenbySanderson is the UK’s leading people advisory firm across public services, not for profit and education. Working within complex, challenging and highly scrutinised environments we deliver executive search, interim leadership and leadership development and consultancy.

Featured Jobs

Interim HR Consultant


Director of Finance (s151 Officer)

Staffordshire County Council


Assistant Director Highways & Infrastructure

Wirral Borough Council



The Electrotechnical JIB


Non-Executive Director

The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust

North West London

Deputy Principal

East Sussex College

East Sussex

Meet the team

Clients we work with

One Manchester
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Church of England Pensions Board
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Livin Housing
Oldham Council
Kent County Council
Bury Council
Sutton Housing Partnership
Royal Institute of British Architects
Institute for Apprenticeships
Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
London Borough of Bexley
Royal Agricultural University
The Pensions Regulator
Gloucestershire County Council

News & Views

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Marteka Swaby: Inspiring Black Women into Leadership

Does the sector need to switch the narrative?

VAT on Independent School Fees: It’s time to elevate Development leadership

online inclusive leadership training

Register for our free, inclusive leadership training with Marteka Swaby

Shabana Yousaf - WHD - news and views

Shabana Yousaf: Wearing and seeing leaders in hijabs

Leadership Lens Episode 1 - Diverse Candidates vs Organisations Expectations

The Rules of Engagement: diverse candidates vs organisation’s expectations

DDaT trends 2024 - news & views from GatenbySanderson written by Sarah Luxford

DDaT trends 2024: are leaders ready?

Leadership Lens

Introducing Leadership Lens: a spotlight on public sector D&I