We're the UK's leading charity for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. Right now, an estimated 500,000 people in the UK are living with a lifelong disease many people have never heard of and for which there is no known cure. Because of the stigma and misunderstanding surrounding these diseases, thousands of people are suffering in silence. But we’re here to support and champion their cause and our new ambitious plans will help to make a real difference.
Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of those living with Crohn's and Colitis? At Crohn’s & Colitis UK, we are seeking a dedicated Policy Lead to play a pivotal role in shaping our policy initiatives in alignment with our strategic objectives and UK-wide influencing priorities. As a Policy Lead, you will have the unique opportunity to contribute to the development of policies that ensure a strong and influential voice for individuals affected by Crohn’s and Colitis.
Working closely with the Head of Policy and Campaigns and the Policy Manager, you will actively engage in effective policy development and advocacy efforts, making a tangible difference in the lives of thousands of people across the UK. Join our team and be a driving force in creating positive change for those impacted by these conditions.
This role will require some attendance at Scottish Parliament and Government offices for face-to-face meetings.
As part of this role, you will show your ability to:
Together, we will achieve better diagnosis, better care and better lives for everyone affected by Crohn’s and Colitis.
Closing date: Monday 23 November 2023 – 9am.
If you want to apply for this role, please provide an up-to-date CV and supporting statement to firstname.lastname@example.org giving evidence and examples of how you meet the criteria of the person specification, and what you feel you would bring to this role.
If you have questions or would like to have a conversation before formally applying, please contact Amy Deptford – Recruiting Manager at email@example.com
More details on this role can be found on our website.