Working at Back Up


Head of Communications

Based: Wandsworth, London
Salary:  £ 38-40K pro rata, depending on experience

Job Type: part-time, 21 hrs/week

Do you know about the devastating impact of spinal cord injury and the difference Back Up makes to the lives of thousands of people each year? No? Want to change that? Back Up is a dynamic growing charity with a big story to tell.

You will help Back Up to be the number one charity for the media to turn to about spinal cord injury by 2020 and support thousands of people affected by spinal cord injury.

You will have experience in developing communication strategies across all media channels, increasing a charity's awareness through striking and impactful media coverage and developing a brand to increase income or reach more service users. You'll be an empowering manager, used to inspiring staff and volunteers to get their stories in the media.

Please see  Job Description, Intro Letter and  Equal Opportunities Form

Office Administrator 

Based: Wandsworth, London
Salary:  £ 20-24K pro rata, depending on experience

Job Type: part-time, 21 hrs/week

Back Up is a growing and dynamic charity with award winning and accredited services that transform the lives of people affected by spinal cord injury. 
We are the only charity in the UK that has dedicated services for children and young people with spinal cord injury.  
As part of the Finance and Operations team you will play a critical role in supporting the smooth running of the office as well as supporting the CEO and the wider team.  
You will take pride in ensuring our office is a safe, pleasant and efficient place to work so that our staff and office volunteers can focus all their considerable energy on transforming lives.

Please see  Job Description , Intro letter. and  Equal Opportunities Form

Family outreach and support coordinator 

Based: Wandsworth, London
Salary:  £ 25-27K pro rata, negotiable depending on experience

Job Type: part-time, 21hrs/week from Feb 2017


Back Up is here for everyone affected by spinal cord injury, including family members. 
This exciting new role will enable more family members affected by spinal cord injury to get high quality, personalised peer support when they need it most. 
If you are a family member of someone with a spinal cord injury, passionate about supporting people to realise their potential and are looking to drive forward new projects in a dynamic charity then please get in touch.

Please see the  Job Description  Intro Letter and  Equal Opportunities Form

Outreach & Support Coordinator 

Based: Wandsworth, London

Salary:  £23,000 - £25,000

We're looking for an Outreach & Support Coordinator to enable people affected by spinal cord injury to realise their potential through leading Back Up's relationships with designated UK spinal cord injury centres and other hospitals, coordinating all our activities with and within these centres and providing a pro-active telephone peer support service to people with a spinal cord injury.
Please see the Job Description and contact Andy, Back Up's Outreach & Support Manager on 020 8875 6723 or email to express your interest.