Self Help UK

Come and Join the Macmillan Beyond Diagnosis Team

19th Aug 2021 | Posted in :

Are you passionate about making a difference for people living with a cancer diagnosis?

Macmillan Gateway Coordinator (PCN lead)

Salary: £24,000 pro rata 

Hours: 37 hrs per week – 1 year fixed contract (potential to become permanent)

Do you have experience of partnership working and community engagement? Do you believe that care and support should be person centred and empowering? If so, then this could be the role for you

Self Help UK is proud to be working in partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support and The local Primary Care Networks 8 (Clifton and Meadows area) and  6 Nottingham City East (Mapperly, St Anne’s, Sneinton areas) to support the uptake of cancer screening programmes and increase the availability of cancer care reviews within the GP practices.

Working closely with health staff at GP practices for 6-8 weeks at a time, the successful applicant will have experience of working with a diverse community and will be responsible for raising awareness of cancer screening opportunities, increasing uptake among people from the local community. Community engagement will include working with groups of people from a range of ethnic backgrounds who speak a number of different languages including Urdu, Punjabi, Polish, Arabic, Czech, Romanian and Tigrinyan.

The post will also, as part of a close knit team supporting people affected by cancer across Nottinghamshire, undertake individual needs assessments, develop support plans and directly support people who have had a cancer diagnosis.

We particularly encourage applications from people within the Black and Minority ethnic community.

Please note that we do not accept CVs and we do not acknowledge receipt of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

Application Pack:

Job Description

Application Form -  you may need to press control then click to open this, it should open in Word.

Applying for a Job with us

Equal Opportunities Statement

Closing date - Monday 13th September 2021 5.00pm

Interview Date – Friday 1st October

If you have any difficulty opening any of the attachments please get in touch on 0115 111662 or email and we will email you a copy.