Do you want to work for a dynamic national charity at the centre of shaping and responding to end of life issues at this challenging time? Hospice UK is seeking an outstanding Head of Communications & Engagement to help influence how the UK cares for people at the end of their lives.
Hospice UK is the national charity for hospice and end of life care. Working to ensure all adults and children living with a terminal condition receive the care and support they need, when they need it.
We believe that everyone, no matter who they are, where they are or why they are ill, should receive the best possible care at the end of their life. No one should die in avoidable pain or suffering.
The Head of Communications & Engagement is responsible for developing powerful and compelling communications and campaigns, inspiring people to engage with Hospice UK and take action. You will develop and implement strategy on media, campaigning, brand and marketing, as well as guide the delivery of the Campaign & Communications Team’s work. You will win coverage and grow engagement through innovative communication and campaigns.
We are looking for an experienced, skilled leader with a record of delivering results. You will be a confident head who has delivered to a range of audiences in a multi-channel environment, securing engagement and positive change. Skilled in communications and campaigns you will be able to direct a team to deliver agreed business outcomes and be experienced in operating in an environment of change.
This is an exciting time to join Hospice UK as we work at the centre of the response to the coronavirus pandemic, leading the national hospices’ work with the NHS and collaborating with other health providers.
Details of the role can be found in the job description and person specification which is available on our website.
How to apply
To apply for the role, please click on the apply button to be redirected to our website to complete our application form and equal opportunities monitoring form.
The closing date is midday on Wednesday 2 September 2020.
First interviews are scheduled to take place on the morning of Wednesday 9 September and the afternoon of Thursday 10 September 2020.
Second interview are likely to take place between Wednesday 16 to Friday 18 September 2020, exact dates to be confirmed.