London, Greater London (On-site)
£40,057 - £45,839 pro rata (NHS Band 7)
Part-time, Temporary, 2 years fixed term
Job description

The Role

Responsible for the successful management and leadership of all aspects relating to the Haringey Community Cancer Link Worker project. Deliver social prescribing support to individuals with cancer from deprived wards in Haringey.

Upskill those working in social prescribing in the provision of support to those living with and beyond cancer in Haringey.

Line management of one Cancer Link Worker, and recruit volunteers as appropriate to support the delivery of the project. Support staff in their professional development, developing individual training and work plans. Support the Steering Group to ensure there is appropriate governance for the project, and to support the engagement of key partners. 

About You

We are looking for someone who has a degree and/or an appropriate professional qualification or equivalent (project management or health/nursing). Having relevant leadership/management experience, within the voluntary sector, NHS or in a similar environment.

Having a high standard of written and spoken English. You will need to have strong IT skills, able to use Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint software to a high standard.

Able to work co-operatively with both clinical and non-clinical staff and to develop effective working relationships. Able to prioritise and work under pressure to strict deadlines.

You will need to have the ability to travel across the locality on a regular basis, including to visit people in their own homes, with experience of supporting people with long term conditions and/or cancer and their families in a related role. Showing empathy for people affected by cancer and able to deal with complex and difficult situations.

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Posted on: 21 June 2022
Closed date: 18 July 2022 at 12:00
Job ref: CCCDM210622
Tags: Social Care/Development, Project Management