Apply to Future Leaders 2023

Are you or someone you know looking to take the next step in their career?
Are you passionate about public service communication?
Are you aiming to secure a senior leadership role in our brilliant profession?

Then our Future Leaders programme – free and exclusively for LGcomms members – might be for you!

This extremely popular programme is for anyone who aspires to be part of the next generation of heads and directors of communication. It involves mix of academic learning, meaningful mentoring and hands on training with unparalleled access to some of the most proficient public sector communicators in the country.

Deadline has passed

The  deadline for applications has now passed, thank you to everyone who applied.

We are now in the process of sorting through the applications and shortlisting candidates for the next stage, which is a telephone interview. If you are successful in getting through, you will be contacted by a member of the LGcomms Executive Committee to offer you a slot for your interview during the w/c 24 and 31 October.

Please prioritise the interview you are offered. Due to tight timescales on the programme, if you are unable to be interviewed within the two weeks we will unfortunately not be able to take your application forward. 

If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact

More about Future Leaders

For further background information and for what to expect on the programme, check out the below links: