Thank you for your interest in applying for a role with Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation for Disabled People.   We look forward to receiving your application.

How to apply

Please click on the following links to download a copy of the QEF Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.   

  • Submit your completed QEF Application Form, together with your covering letter and CV, to the contact details provided in the Current Vacancies section of our website.  
  • Submit your completed Equal Opportunities Monitioring Form directly to HR; by email hr@qef.org.uk or by post HR Team, QEF, Leatherhead Court, Woodlands Road, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 0BN.  Please do not send this to the recruiting line manager. 

When completing your application form bear in mind:

  • Full dates and details are needed of your previous education and employment.  Please account for any gaps.
  • Include a statement explaining why would you would be suitable for this role, with reference to the Job Description and Person Specification.  Remember to demonstrate how your skills, experience and, in some cases qualifications, relate to the role.
  • Provide two appropriate references, including full contact and email details.

If you would like a paper copy of the QEF Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to be sent to you please contact the HR department to give your name, postal address and the role for which you would like to apply.

    Further information

    • We include a link to the Job Description and Person Specification for each role in the Current Vacancies section.  If you would like more information or an informal chat please do not hesitate to get in touch with us - we love to talk about what we do and where we work.
    • Do read through the Job Description and Person Specification for the role and explain in your application why would you be a great fit.
    • Offers of employment are subject to two satisfactory references and, for certain roles, DBS.   If you have not signed up to the Government's Update Service QEF will undertake the relevant DBS check at our expense.
    • Please note that vacancies may close earlier than the stated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received. If you wish to apply for a position, you are advised to submit your application as soon as possible.

    Disability Confident Employer

    QEF is proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

    We guarantee to interview all applicants who meet the criteria for a vacancy and to consider each applicant on their ability to do the job.

    Reasonable Adjustments

    Please contact HR if you require any reasonable adjustment(s) for the application process. E. hr@qef.org.uk / DD. 01372 841 144.

    Queries, comments and feedback

    Please do get in touch with the HR Department hr@qef.org.uk / 01372 841 144.