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As a result of our ambitious strategy and twin goals to double survival and halve the harm that brain tumours cause to quality of life, we have a range exciting roles available at The Brain Tumour Charity.

If you have the passion, drive and determination to help us pick up the pace of progress in the battle to defeat this disease, we’d love to hear from you.

Find your perfect role 

Our current vacancies are listed below. 

While our application process asks for you to submit a CV and supporting statement, we are keen to ensure that our recruitment process is inclusive. If you’d find it beneficial to submit your application in a different format, please drop us a line at careers@thebraintumourcharity.org and we can chat through the options available.

We’re growing, so remember to check back regularly and follow us on social media to learn about new opportunities to join our team. 

We particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups across all protected characteristics: age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, sexual orientation, sex, and religion or belief. 

If you are looking to join us as a volunteer, please see our volunteering page.

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £32,500 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration
: Permanent

We are looking for a Prospect Researcher to help play a pivotal role in building philanthropy and partnerships globally and securing funding for our 2022-2027 strategy. 

You will need:

  • A proven record of generating leads which have directly enhanced engagement and resulted in new income and partnerships
  • An advanced understanding and experience of working with relational CRM databases
  • Advanced research skills

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £34,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration
: Permanent

We are looking for a Senior Research Grants Officer to support our pioneering Research team to ensure that The Charity effectively delivers our robust and ambitious Research Strategy.

You will need:

  • Proven experience of working with databases and spreadsheets
  • Awareness of grant making processes
  • Excellent eye for detail and ability to work accurately, with minimal supervision

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £36,800 pa (dependent on experience)
Role duration: Permanent

The Data Insights team at The Brain Tumour Charity ensures that the value of the increasing amount and complexity of data we hold is fully utilised by The Charity.

You will need:

  • Exceptional statistical and analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex information
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with non-technical colleagues
  • Experience of analysing and presenting complex information to a range of audiences preferably using Power BI

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £46,000 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We’re looking for a biological researcher to engage with the academic and clinical community to  identify and critically evaluate potential drug discovery opportunities for development, helping to turn promising science into benefits for patients.

You will need:

  • A PhD in biological science
  • Knowledge of the national and international research landscape
  • The ability to describe complex scientific concepts in accessible terms

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £37,000 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We’re looking for someone who wants to play a crucial part in developing, delivering and driving forwards The Brain Tumour Charity’s policy and campaigning activities to influence change for our wonderful community.

You will need:

  • Experience of policy development, including undertaking research, analysing evidence and including the voices of experts
  • Detailed knowledge of the UK political landscape and understanding of the different levers of power to help enact change
  • The ability to provide advice and counsel to senior staff on policy issues

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £29,000 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We have an exciting new role for someone with brilliantly creative communication skills to build and nurture relationships with our major donors by writing engaging and heartfelt thank you letters, fundraising proposals and information briefing packs. 

You will need:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Charity sector awareness
  • A thirst to learn about philanthropy and partnerships from our highly skilled and passionate team

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £21,000 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We’re looking for a multi-tasker with excellent numeracy, literacy and communication skills to work at the heart of The Charity in our Community Experience (CX) Operations team.

You will need:

  • Strong organisation skills and a keen eye for detail
  • The ability to communicate in an efficient and empathetic way with a range of people
  • The ability to follow processes

Apply here

Location: Hybrid: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £21,760 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We have an exciting job role, supporting our expanding Children and Families Service in their everyday work and be at the heart of what we do.
Our support services can help anyone affected by a brain tumour to understand this brand new and unexpected world that they are now living in.

You will need:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to adapt communication styles for different audiences
  • Experience of using digital platforms to provide support
  • A basic understanding of the support needs of families of a child living with a brain tumour diagnosis

Apply here

Location: Hybrid: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £28,000 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We are looking for an expert story-teller to lead on gathering, writing and publishing The Charity’s compelling case studies, and to develop proactive media plans to grow the profile of The Charity.
 
You will need:

  • Experience of working in a press office
  • Experience of interviewing and working with patient case studies
  • Great relationship building skills for pitching to media

Apply here

Location: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £25,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Role duration: 12 months, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We are looking for a Junior Graphic Designer to join our Marketing team to help create a wide variety of assets from booklets and magazines, sub-brands and toolkits, outdoor banners and merchandise to digital design collateral of all descriptions.
 
You will need:

  • Proven track record of graphic design experience (min. 1 year)
  • Strong graphic design, layout and typography skills with a laser-sharp attention to detail
  • Self – organisational skills, time management and the ability to multi-task

Apply here

Location: Hybrid: Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 with hybrid working
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £40,000 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

We are looking for an experienced press manager to lead a small team to shout about the incredible work we do and to ensure that the brain tumour cause is front of mind in the UK.
 
You will need:

  • An instinctive news-sense
  • Experience in developing news-led press and PR plans
  • The ability to deliver an expert press office function at pace

Apply here

Location: Home-based
Salary: A benchmarked salary of £33,255 per annum (depending on level)
Role duration: Permanent, full time (37.5 hours per week)

Everyone should have the same, excellent, treatment and support, personalised to their needs as well as their tumour, everywhere in the UK. We need a committed Senior Paediatric Healthcare Engagement Officer to support colleagues in providing the highest-quality patient care in the Paediatric Neuro Oncology field.

You will need:

  • Demonstrates clinical experience in relevant area of clinical practice in oncology or neuro oncology
  • Evidence of an understanding of clinical neuro oncology paediatric pathways
  • First degree in nursing (Child) or allied health

Apply here

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