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Mobile Cancer Information & Support Specialist - South West

Reference
4750
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Charity
Location
Uk Wide
Salary
£30,000-36,480
Expiry Date
24/05/2017
Field based working across a large region across the South West with extensive regular travel, frequent overnight stays away from home needed. Working flexible hours as required including some weekends, evenings and bank holidays.

Job Description

Full Driving licence is required.

As a registered Health or Social care professional or someone with proven experience in a health or social care field related to the specialist provision of Cancer information and Support you will have excellent experience and skills to support people affected by cancer throughout their cancer journey.

The Macmillan Mobile Information and Support Service provides free confidential information and support to anyone affected by cancer. Our Mobile Units visit High streets, communities, events and other venues to reach people providing expert support and signposting to local services.

You will need to demonstrate excellent communication and team working skills, a track record of working with Macmillan services, professionals and other partners across the region and a good understanding of local cancer services. You will be able to build effective relationships with local Macmillan Geographical teams, and other partners and understand the information support needs of a wide range of communities. You will have already worked to provide services in a range of community, primary and secondary care oncology settings and with local health and social care services.

In return for your enthusiastic commitment as a recognised Macmillan Professional we will support your learning and development, CPD and professional registration. We also offer excellent benefits including private medical insurance, life assurance, pension, childcare vouchers, generous annual leave, and interest free season ticket & gym membership loans.

A company car or car allowance will be provided along with subsistence whilst travelling away from home. A full Driving Licence is essential. 

If you are interested in this role and require further information please contact Team Lead Tina Churchill on 07734 165620 or email tchurchill@macmillan.org.uk