Policy and Research Officer

We are looking for a dedicated and passionate Policy and Research Officer to support our policy and campaigns work, ensuring the best possible impact on those affected by the illness.

Starting salary: £30,906
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Home based
Closing date: Monday 25th January 2021

We are looking to expand our small, award winning Policy and Campaigns team with an experienced policy and research professional, who is passionate about creating lasting change for people affected by motor neurone disease (MND) in Scotland.

As a part of the team, you will lead on the development of MND Scotland’s evidence base to ensure all our policy and campaigns work is underpinned by robust evidence. You will identify, research and develop policy positions on a range of issues important to people affected by MND and MND Scotland.

Please use the electronic application form at the bottom of this web page to apply for this post.

A Microsoft Word version of this application form is available for individuals wishing to apply by email.
Applications and general queries should be emailed to recruitment@mndscotland.org.uk.

For any queries about the role, please get in touch with our Head of Policy and Campaigns, Susan Webster, at: susan.webster@mndscotland.org.uk.

A Job Description and Person Specification are included in the application pack. Please ensure you address the Person Specification in your application.

Useful Documents

Application Form (or apply using the form below)

Job Description & Personal Specification

Equal Opportunities Form
MND Scotland Terms and Conditions

Covering letter


Application Form - Policy and Research Officer

Personal Details