Kings Cross, Greater London
£45,780 - £51,393 per annum pro rata
Contract, Part-time, 22 hours per week
Job description

We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join the North Central London Cancer Alliance (NCL CA) to develop and deliver our patient partnership programme. 

This is an exciting time to join NCL Cancer Alliance.  Coterminous with the NCL Integrated Care System, hosted by UCLH, we are at the forefront of ensuring joined up care.  We work in partnership with people affected by cancer, and clinical and managerial leaders to transform patient experience, outcomes and the quality of care within North Central London.   

The Patient Partnership Manager is a key role within the Alliance team.  The post holder will be responsible for delivering innovative practice in patient and public involvement, promoting new ways of hearing from and involving people affected by cancer and the public, challenging traditional methods.  Objectives of the role include:

  • Championing the involvement of people affected by cancer within the NCL Cancer Alliance work programme and governance structures
  • Using innovative methods for patient partnership working throughout NCL Cancer Alliance
  • Ensuring the recruitment and support of a diverse patient and carers network that is able to influence stakeholders’ intentions and decisions

The successful candidate will have experience of supporting patients and carers within a healthcare environment and project management. The role will involve engagement and understanding of patient and families/carers needs and perspectives.  Excellent communication skills are essential to engage with a range of internal and external stakeholders across multiple organisations. We welcome applicants with relevant experience of involving patients or service users from any sector.

The base for the role is Wimpole Street, central London, however, due to Covid 19 our team is working from home at present, and we will be working flexibly in the long term.

Refreshed on: 08 April 2021
Closed date: 16 April 2021
Job ref: 309-SCB2311-YV
Tags: Management, Project Management

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