One person in five in the UK is affected by lung disease. As the only UK charity for people affected by all lung and respiratory diseases – from mild asthma through to lung cancer – the Asthma UK-British Lung Foundation Partnership is here for every one of them. We provide support, fund vital research, and campaign for better prevention, treatment and care.
Our current vacancies:
Senior Policy Officer(s)
We are looking for two Senior Policy Officers. Both will work with our External Affairs team to develop policy and influence decision makers to make positive change for people affected by respiratory disease. We are anticipating one will have a particular focus on public health and prevention issues such as smoking and influencing the delivery of healthcare after the COVID-19 pandemic, and one will have a focus on health data and its uses to influence policy and support digital health technology.
Salary: £37,000 per annum
Permanent: Fixed term 1 year contract
Closing date: 9am Monday 12 April 2021
Community Digital Engagement Manager
An opportunity has arisen to join our team who manage our Support Group Network. Reporting to the Head of Support Groups and Volunteering, your role will be to increase our digital offering and presence to provide the best support to our current community groups and to increase our reach into BAME and hard to reach communities.
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Permanent: Initial 1 year contract
Closing date: 9am Monday 19 April 2021
Policy and Public Affairs Officer (Scotland)
We are looking for a new Policy and Public Affairs Officer to join our successful Devolved Nations team. The role will support our campaigns and influencing work to make sure everyone can breathe clean air with healthy lungs.
Location: Home based within commutable distance from central Edinburgh
Salary: £28,000 -31,000 per annum
Closing date: 23 April 2021