Women in Local Government Leadership Workshop

A two-day development workshop, looking at developing women into leadership roles with in-depth knowledge and learnings from our facilitator and our panel of senior female leaders.

7th & 8th of March 2023

Interactive Audience Panel discussion

Pre & Post learning RLE assessments 

Who should attend?

  • Current managers

  • New managers

  • Emerging leaders

  • And those aspiring to progress from a technical role to a leader

The Women in Local Government Workshop is capped to limited numbers to allow for maximum interactivity and for everyone to come away with practical and personable outcomes.

This workshop is open to any woman who works in a local government organisation and wants to take her next step in their career; women include transgender women and non-binary people who are comfortable in a female-centred group.

Female representation within Local Government


of women make up local government workforce


of women are Council Chief Executives


of women make up senior leadership roles within local government 

What to expect over the 2 days:

An interactive, learning packed 2-days with industry insights from senior leaders within Local Government. You will get a fresh perspective on modern-day leadership and what to expect when advancing your career within Local Government. 




Let's have a discussion

We are delighted to have senior female leaders within Local government councils on our interactive panel on IWD discussing how to succeed and flourish in a male-dominated sector. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions to our panel and have an open Q&A session. 

Kath O'Dwyer
Angela Scott
Carolyn Downs
Lyn Carpenter

Chief Executive Officer

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Chief Executive Officer

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Chief Executive Officer

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Chief Executive Officer

Topics you will cover

Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Interactive Panel Discussion 

Build effective stakeholder engagement and management tools

Making the right decisions -effectively

Lead teams that are engaged and productive

How to master successful change and strategic management

Developing resilience to
succeed in times of change

Excel in your career and develop as a leader

Explore Our Current Discount Options

We have selected early access discounts on offer for limited time periods along with our stand-alone OYS Guarantee or if you want to come solo - we have that as an option too! 

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Hi, I am,
Julie Robinson.
I will be facilitating the Women in Local Government Workshop.

A veteran leader turned facilitator and coach, Julie brings over 25 years of corporate experience to her leadership development, team development and coaching.

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Let's build a more diverse and equal Local Government.

Having worked at Director level at an airline, financial services company, online gaming business and as a non-executive at a logistics organisation, Julie has extensive experience of directing global teams in the development of world-class products and services, leading change, and turning strategy into operational results.


Consequently, she understands the thorny challenges of leadership and developing high-performing teams. Also having made a number of leadership transitions, she has experience of the skills and values required when transitioning through leadership levels.


Julie was keen to share her learnings with other leaders and thirteen years ago moved into her coaching and development role. Since then, she has facilitated learning interventions for different size groups of leaders at different levels in a wide variety of business segments.


Julie holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Coaching and Development, a European Mentoring and Coaching Council Senior Practitioner accreditation (EIA) and studied the Psychology of Leadership, Change and Coaching with the CIPD; Strategic Planning at Cranfield and the role of the Director with the Institute of Directors.


She is also an accredited Insights psychometric profiling practitioner and facilitator and an accredited Q-OPD 360 Practitioner.

Unlocking Your Success.