Sutton, Greater London
UB3 2LW
W6 8NJ
£25,480 per year
Contract, 1 year fixed term (potential for extension), Full-time
Job description

There are 3 roles available in based in the London Boroughs of Hillingdon, Hammersmith and Fulham and Sutton.  Applications to all or one role would be accepted, stating clearly your preference for location  

Three Age UK brand partners, Age UK Hillingdon, Age UK Hammersmith and Fulham and Age UK Sutton are working in collaboration with the West London Cancer Alliance on a Target Lung Programme Partners to deliver a coordinated and high-quality service to support residents' access and engagement with their Lung Health screening programme.  

The project aims to increase awareness and uptake of the lung health checks by empowering local people to take control of their lung health by increasing participation in targeted lung health checks by those aged 55-75 who are smokers or ex-smokers and increase awareness of the higher risk of lung cancer for this group and the benefit of attending the lung health check to intervene early.

The purpose of the role will be to: 

  • Communicate and actively delivering the key messages of the Targeted Lung Health Programme to local residents through a programme of roadshows, events, talks and public engagement.  

  • Co-produce information materials to inform and advise local residents and the wider third sector. 

  • Contribute to the education of the wider health and wellbeing alliance network, including community health champions' network. 

  • Support identified clients with barriers to accessing the screening programme as appropriate.  

  • Identify wrap around support for those who need it following Lung Health screening.  

  • Contribute to the development of the service.  

Applications are invited for this role, based at either Age UK Hillingdon, Age UK Hammersmith and Fulham or at Age UK Sutton.  Should you wish to be considered for more than one role, please indicate this clearly in your application. 

Age UK Hillingdon, Age UK Hammersmith and Fulham and Age UK Sutton are all independent local charities based in the South West London.

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Age UK Sutton

Age UK Sutton (AUKS) is an independent, local charity with a turnover of just over £1.2m. The charity is a brand partner of Age UK, and a... Read more

Refreshed on: 11 August 2021
Closed date: 29 August 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development

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