Are you passionate about transforming patient care through innovation and research activity?

The Innovation, Research, Life Sciences & Strategy (IRLSS) group at NHS England are expanding their Strategic Co-production group (SCG) and recruiting Patient and Public Voice Partners to join the group.

The SCG group provides strategic advice to the leadership team and consists of both patients and staff, ensuring the voices of people with lived experience actively shape our research and innovation programmes.

The role will involve

  • being an advocate for patient perspectives and diversity in the development of our research and innovation programmes.
  • working with our staff team to shape and influence programme development, ensuring that patients are at the heart of our work.
  • taking an active part in our monthly meetings, bringing your knowledge and experience to the group and working collaboratively with group members.

You will be supported with induction and development opportunities. The time commitment is usually one day per month, up to 18 days per year. This role offers an involvement payment of £150 per day / £75 per half day.

For more information, read the full role description and application information pack and apply now.

Applications are open until 11:59pm on 11 February 2024.

If you have any queries about the role, or would like an alternative format, please email

Published at January 17, 2024