The Young Mayor is democratically elected every year to represent the young people of Lewisham and has a budget of £30,000 to spend. Liam Islam, the current Young Mayor is coming to the end of his tenure.

The position provides a highly visible channel for young people’s views to be heard by decision makers. The role is supported by young advisers and a Young Citizens’ Panel and they have access to youth forums and school councils across the Borough.

The benefits for candidates are obvious- Just applying would look ace on UCAS and job applications.

If you would like to make a change for young people in Lewisham- then why not apply?

Download: YoungMayor_Candidate_Pack_2015
Application Deadline: 11 September
Best of luck!

Contact
Young Mayor of Lewisham Team
Tel: 020 8314 6354
Email: youngcitizens@lewisham.gov.uk

Photo:Alice Schweigert (young mayor candidate) with Steve Bullock, (c) Lewisham Council