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Jobs at NASS

Our current vacancies are listed below

Senior Partnerships and Engagement Officer
Full time (Fixed Term 2 Years)
Salary: £33,000 p.a.

Change the way that NASS engages health professionals, with a brand new role, taking the lead on sharing our work with colleagues.

The Senior Partnerships and Engagement Officer will work to raise awareness of two major programmes – Act on Axial SpA and Aspiring to Excellence. You will be passionate about communicating with others and campaigning for better health outcomes for people with axial spondyloarthritis.

Working with colleagues you will deepen our relationships with healthcare professionals and raise awareness and engagement with two key programmes Act on Axial SpA and Aspiring to Excellence  as well as the work of NASS more generally. You will help to create and promote new resources to healthcare professionals and promote our work through a range of channels. You will contribute to project boards with other members of the NASS team responsible for delivering all aspects of these two programmes.

Our ideal candidate will have experience in the charity or health sector, including excellent campaigning skills and outstanding communication skills. They will be confident working in a collaborative way and have a strong understanding of and commitment to healthcare improvement. You must also be willing to undertake travel around the UK to implement this programme of work and attend quarterly team meetings in London.

Please submit your CV together with two-page cover letter explaining your interest in the role and how you meet the person specification. Closing date for applications is 24 June with interviews on 1 July.

For further information, and to submit your application, contact Head of Policy and Health Services Jill Hamilton on

We have attractive terms and conditions including a generous employer pension scheme, Time Off in Lieu, an employee assistance programme, financial support for sight tests and spectacle and a death in service scheme.

Thank you for your interest in NASS!

Read the full job description here.