Role: Healthwatch Research and Intelligence Officer

Contract: Until March 2022 with potential for extension, 35 hours per week

Salary: Up to £30k per annum dependent on experience

The postholder will be responsible for delivering Healthwatch Southwark’s research and intelligence work: high quality data management, engagement design, analysis and report-writing. They will help meaningfully investigate and accurately capture people’s needs, experiences and opinion, so that HWS can effectively drive improvements to health and social care services.

The postholder will support the Engagement Officer with direct research activities with the public, and work alongside the Manager to promote the patient voice and influence decision-makers using our evidence base. They will also help signpost the public to resolve challenges in accessing health and social care services.

To apply:

Please send a CV, a completed equal opportunities form and a covering letter explaining how you meet the person specification (feel free to merge points as appropriate, but please set them out clearly) to

If you wish to have an informal conversation about the role, please call Catherine Negus on 020 7358 7005.

Please also read our Community Southwark (host organisation) GDPR Privacy Notice for Job Applicants.

Closing date: end of Tuesday 27 August

Interviews: Wednesday 4 September - please be ready to attend on this date


Role description and person specification
Community Southwark (host organisation) Equal Opportunities form