Job opportunities

Welcome to our job site. Current vacancies are displayed below. Please ensure you fill in the application and equal opportunities monitoring forms included in the job packs, where applicable.

We require the following motivated staff to join our team:

Chief Executive

Meningitis Research Foundation is going through an exciting period of change and is seeking a talented and committed individual to help shape this dynamic charity’s future global plans

Our current chief executive is retiring after eight successful years in the post. We are seeking someone with first-class management experience and an excellent understanding of health systems both in the UK and internationally to lead our talented team in the fight for a world free from meningitis.

Salary: c£65K plus benefits

The closing date for return of completed applications for this position by post or email is 14th August. Please note late applications will not be considered.

First interviews in London on 9th or 10th September

We will accept completed applications electronically. Remember to complete and return the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Note to Applicants: This post is currently based at the Charity’s HO Thornbury. The Trustees are actively seeking to relocate the Charity’s HO to central Bristol and hope that this will be complete before the end of the calendar year.

Download the job pack for more information and an application form

Social Media and PR Intern (paid)

Salary Minimum wage (£6.50 per hour)
Six Month Fixed Term Contract – Four days a week
Based at Thornbury, Bristol, BS35 2BS

Meningitis Research Foundation are looking for a bright spark to join our Communications team for six months to apply their communications and digital skills to help create a world free from meningitis and septicaemia.

Joining our team will give you valuable experience working in a professional communications environment in the voluntary sector.

Closing date by post or email is Tuesday 11 August. We will accept completed applications electronically.

Remember to complete and return the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Interviews will be held Tuesday 18 August at the Foundation’s office, Midland Way, Thornbury.

For more information download the job application pack

Note to Applicants: This post is currently based at the Charity’s HO Thornbury. The Trustees are actively seeking to relocate the Charity’s HO to central Bristol and hope that this will be complete before the end of the calendar year.

Download an application pack

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