Lay Representatives
2 days per month on average – flexible times

Applications are sought from members of the public, service users and carers to join NCEPOD as a core group of lay and patient representatives working on many of the NCEPOD studies. Developing a detailed understanding of NCEPOD and our methods you will be able to provide the ongoing patient and public voice at NCEPOD and support individual, study-specific patients.

As examples, but not exclusively, tasks would include:

  • Helping develop study protocols
  • Participating in Study Advisory Groups
  • Reviewing the data
  • Providing a lay and patient perspective on the reports.
This position would be for one year initially, and renewable on an annual basis thereafter.

The successful candidates will be asked to attend the NCEPOD office in London as required but on average about twice per month.

NCEPOD will reimburse all travel expenses.

Please click here for more information about the role and application details.

For an informal discussion please contact Marisa Mason, Chief Executive on 020 7251 9060 or e-mail

Applications are by CV and cover letter, including two referees. This is an ongoing application process – just apply when you want to.

Part-Time Senior Administrative Officer
Hours: 2 days per week

A vacancy has arisen to be involved in a new study which will look at the quality of care received by people who died in prison. The successful candidate will join a small team undertaking the collection and analysis of confidential datasets.
The role would include collecting and inputting data, ensuring it is complete and anonymised after receipt. This will involve direct communication with data providers in prisons and in healthcare settings. A job description can be found here and the advert downloaded here.
More information about NCEPOD can be found at
Please apply by providing a CV and cover letter, explaining why you would be interested in the job and how you meet the key competences to Dr Marisa Mason, Chief Executive
Closing date for applications is Friday 22nd January 2021. Interviews will be held in the week beginning 25th January 2021.

NCEPOD Ambassador role

NCEPOD is asking Trusts/Health Boards to appoint NCEPOD Ambassadors to work alongside their existing NCEPOD Local Reporters. Please email us at with your details if you have been nominated to undertake this role.

NCEPOD promotes equal opportunities. It is NCEPOD’s policy to treat all job applicants and employees fairly and equally, regardless of their sex, trans-gender status, sexual orientation, religion or beliefs, marital status, civil partnership status, age or perceived age, race, colour, nationality, national or ethnic origins or disability.