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Why work for The UK Kidney Association?

The UKKA is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive, positive, fair and mutually supportive environment, where people can work productively together. We accept, respect and value people with diverse identities and backgrounds and believe our differences make us stronger and more effective in achieving our goals. 

We offer competitive salaries, a generous contributory pension scheme, paid leave, and a training budget. We are committed to a flexible approach to working, to support the various patterns that suit the different needs of our staff. We promote wellbeing, offering a variety of provisions, including a comprehensive employee assistance programme and salary sacrifice cycle to work scheme.

Any current job opportunities will be posted here


National Registry of Rare Kidney Diseases (RaDaR) Clinical Statistician

Can you contribute to improving the quality of patient care by applying excellent statistical analysis skills and experience, and competence in use of statistical software to support clinical data collection and linkages, cleansing, validation, reporting and presentation?

The role will also offer the chance to undertake a PhD or other appropriate postgraduate study.

Job description

Full details and how to apply 

Salary:                  £36,218.16

Contract:             3 years fixed term

Hours:                   37.5 hours per week (part time applications welcome), flexible working

Location:             Bristol 

Combination of office-based and remote working

Closing date:  25th November 2021


Clinical Fellow - National Registry of Rare Kidney Diseases (RaDaR)

This is a unique, three-year out-of-programme secondment opportunity for a trainee renal doctor to develop specific expertise in statistical analyses of rare renal disease cohorts

Job description 

Full details and how to apply

Hours: full time

Salary: the unbanded rate at your level of SpR training

Contract: 3 years secondment

Location: Combination of office-based and remote working The UKKA is based in Filton, Bristol

Closing date: 10th December 2021


NICE accredited clinical practice guidelines 

Available here

23rd Annual Report

Analyses about the care provided to patients at UK renal centres.

Read the report


A report on the nationwide collection of AKI warning test scores. 

Read the report