If you have recently experienced cancer as a patient or carer and want to help shape the development of cancer research, then we’d like to hear from you.

The National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) is currently seeking consumer members to represent the patient community on the following NCRI Groups:

  1. Children’s Group 

We are currently recruiting to the Children’s Group (1 vacancy), as well as its six associated subgroups (10+ vacancies).  

The subgroups are responsible for developing research in the following areas of strategic need: 

  • Central Nervous System (CNS) Subgroup 
  • Germ Cell Tumour (GCT) Subgroup
  • Leukaemia Subgroup
  • Neuroblastoma Subgroup 
  • Novel Agents Subgroup 
  • Paediatric Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Subgroup 

Please note that you will be prompted to specify which subgroup you are most interested in joining on the application form, under ‘specific area of interest’.                                          

Before filling in your application, please make sure you have read the NCRI Consumer recruitment pack which outlines the key information needed to get involved with the NCRI.

If you have any queries, please get in touch with Hannah Taylor (NCRI Forum Coordinator) via email

The deadline for applications is Sunday 7 November 2021 at 23:59.


Application form

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Please give the name and contact details of one person, and the capacity in which you know them, that you are happy for us to contact for a reference. Preferably, someone who has known/worked with you in the past two years and is able to comment on your ability to undertake this role:


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