DEBRA was established in 1978 by Phyllis Hilton, whose daughter Debra had epidermolysis bullosa (EB), as the world’s first patient support organisation for people living with EB. Today DEBRA UK is a national charity supporting 3,500+ members, which includes people living with EB, relatives, partners, or carers of someone with EB, plus healthcare professionals and researchers who work with EB. DEBRA UK employs 350+ staff and 1,000+ volunteers who support us across a network of 100+ charity shops located throughout England and Scotland.

Our mission

is a world where no one suffers with epidermolysis bullosa

Our vision

is that we live in a world where no one suffers with epidermolysis bullosa (EB) and we provide life-long care, while seeking cures, for all those affected/impacted by living with EB.

Our values

are based around respect, passion, care, inclusivity, and we are committed to making a difference. These values are the foundation of our culture and are a significant element of being a Great place to Work.

Rewards & benefits

We offer a competitive salary, along with rewards & benefits which include

Auto Enrolment Pension with DEBRA contribution

Life Assurance Scheme

Employee Assistance Program

Personalised Recognition Awards

Opportunities for Apprenticeships and Internships