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Tel: 07726 562716

Policy and Campaigns Advisor (Health and Social Care)

Location: London

Salary expectation: £33,745

Application deadline: Mon 20th August

This is a full-time role



About the role
The Government is bringing forward proposals to reform the social care system and develop a 10-year plan for the future of the NHS.  We are seeking a passionate and highly effective influencer to ensure that decision makers recognise and respond to the needs of people with complex disabilities at this critical time. Now is also a pivotal time for Sense, as we seek to achieve our ambitious plan to become the leading charity supporting people with complex disabilities, and to transform more lives than ever before.

About you
We would like to hear from you if you have experience of actively influencing the public policy agenda and are passionate about achieving change for disabled people and their families.

The successful candidate must have the ability to understand and analyse complex policy developments related to health and social care, and identify opportunities to influence. You must be an excellent communicator and be capable of building positive relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, policy makers and opinion formers.

About us
Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition, we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Deadline: Mon 20th August