About Us

Play your part in building healthcare of the future.

If you are looking for that special job, where you know you are doing good, why not consider working for UK Biobank? You would be working alongside a committed and skilled group of people who are building a powerful new tool for health research.  

UK Biobank will improve the lives of millions of people, as it allows researchers anywhere in the world to tackle a wide range of painful, debilitating and life-threatening illnesses including cancer, heart disease, diabetes, dementia, arthritis and depression. Click here to watch a short video about our pioneering study. 

We are health charity, funded primarily by the Wellcome Trust and Medical Research Council. You would help us follow the lives of 500,000 volunteer participants as we strengthen the resource with multi-modal MR imaging (100,000 participants – the biggest study ever!), genetics, biochemistry and linkage to health data.  

To quote one recent researcher, UK Biobank is “what we have been waiting for”. Are you what UK Biobank has been waiting for?  

If you are interested in getting aboard – and benefiting from a generous pension, employee discount scheme, progression opportunities and working in a professional but friendly and sociable environment then why not get in touch!  


Find out what Scientists and researchers have to say about out UK Biobank, and our participants that play a vital part in the success of this project.

Perks & Benefits

Flexible Working
Staff Social Events
Cycle to Work Scheme
Generous Pension
Training Opportunities
Free Onsite Parking
PerkBox Staff Discount
Life Assurance
Weekly Fruit Basket
Employee Assistance Programme


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