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We're Recruiting! Two Policy & Campaigns Officers

06 October 2021

We’re Recruiting – Two Policy & Campaigns Officers

We are Disabled people leading change. Are you passionate about equality and justice? Then join us to campaign for equal participation for all.

Disability Rights UK (DR UK) is recruiting two Policy & Campaigns Officers to work with Disabled People’s Organisations, Disabled people and allies, to influence policy and service change for Disabled people.  These roles will support our Vision to create a society where Disabled people have equal power, rights and equality of opportunity.  

Working with the Head of Policy, the successful candidates will develop, deliver and review policy positions and campaign plans; engage Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) and Disabled people and allies in shaping and promoting change; and will advocate for change to government, parliamentarians, regulators and public and private organisations.

The job description and person specification can be accessed by clicking here. To apply, please send your current CV together with a cover letter, outlining your interest in and suitability for this job, addressing each point in the person specification, to recruitment@disabilityrightsuk.org.  Should you wish to apply using another format or require reasonable adjustments to do so, please contact us at recruitment@disabilityrightsuk.org or on 0330 995 0400. Otherwise, applications without a suitable cover letter will not be considered.

As a Disabled People’s Organisation, DR UK particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of Disability. The deadline for receipt of completed applications is 9.00am on Thursday 4th November 2021.  Interviews will be held remotely, using Microsoft Teams or similar, on Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th November 2021