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

Executive Dean, Wellbeing, Education, and Language Studies

The Open University

Milton Keynes

Chief Executive

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries

London/flexible. IFoA is headquartered at Staple Inn Hall in High Holborn

Group Director of Partnerships and Investment

Watford Community Housing

Director of Finance

Thames Hospice


Director of People and Ministry Development

Diocese of Derby

Church House, Derby. Some flexible working available

Director of Finance

Diocese of Oxford

Church House Oxford, hybrid working possible

Meet the team

Clients we work with

Sheffield Childrens NHS Foundation Trust
North London Waste Authority
University of Bath
Norfolk County Council
Civil Nuclear Constabulary
Adullam Homes
Making Space
Goldsmiths University
Ministry of Defence
Department for Energy Security and Net Zero
Plymouth City Council
London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham
Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police Alliance
The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Adoption UK
South Cambridgeshire District Council
States of Jersey

News & Views

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Building a barrier-free candidate experience

Headshot of woman against blurred natural background Tanya Bowen Digital Non-Executive Director NHS

Tanya Bowen: becoming a Digital Non-Executive Director in the NHS

The Big Help Out: Volunteers Week 2024

Professor Ken Sloan, Harper Adams University

Interview with Professor Ken Sloan, Vice Chancellor and CEO, Harper Adams University

Steve Russell, NHS

Interview with Steve Russell, Chief Delivery Officer, NHS England

Pride in leadership GatenbySanderson

Pride in leadership interviews coming soon

IIM Survey Platinum Providers GatenbySanderson

IIM Survey: Platinum providers 2024

Sir Julian Hartley NHS with GatenbySanderson. Interview about the future of healthcare

Julian Hartley: Embracing collaborative commitments to help the NHS thrive