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Sessional Nurse, Helpline and Ask Our Nurses
  • Employer: Breast Cancer Now
  • Reference: RSI/22/206667
  • Published: Mon 01/08/2022, 14:56 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/08/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time, Weekends
  • Hours: Varied hours, Minimum of 6.25 hours per week, working between Monday to Friday with option to work on a Saturday
  • Salary: £21.24 per hour
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Remote Working, Highlands

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Sessional Nurse, Helpline and Ask Our Nurses

The role

Joining our dedicated team of nurses, you will support our Helpline and Ask Our Nurses service. The Nursing team includes an Associate Director, Senior Clinical Nurse Specialists, Clinical Nurse Specialists, and Sessional Helpline Nurses and trained Helpline staff.

You will act as a resource for clients, healthcare professionals and the wider public on the subject of breast health and breast cancer. This includes providing information and support to clients though our national Helpline, by email and social media.

The Helpline service runs from home throughout the week, and on Saturday mornings (the latter is optional, other than training days). The Helpline hours are 8:45am to 4.00pm. Team training usually occurs twice a year on Saturdays. You will be supported by a Senior Clinical Nurse Specialist and have regular clinical supervision. We are looking for candidates who are able to work at least one day (6.25 hours) per week.

About you

Do you have good communication skills and experience in breast care nursing? If so, we are really interested in hearing from you. This post could suit someone working part time in the NHS or private sector or for individuals who would like to use their information and support skills through our Helpline and Ask Our Nurses written enquiry service.

About us

We’re Breast Cancer Now, the charity that’s steered by world-class research and powered by life-changing care. We’re here for anyone affected by breast cancer, the whole way through, providing support for today and hope for the future.

We’re that trusted friend that people affected by breast cancer turn to for caring support when they need it most. The expert authority on breast cancer research who is making breakthroughs and driving forward progress. And a vehicle for change, acting now to make sure anyone affected by breast cancer gets the best possible treatment and care.

We believe that we can change the future of breast cancer and make sure that, by 2050, everyone diagnosed with the disease lives – and is supported to live well. But we need to act now.

This role is based from home with occasional training at our London office. Should you have any queries with regards to this please email in the first instance.

Breast Cancer Now is an inclusive employer committed to developing a diverse workforce.

Closing date Monday 22 August 2022 at 09:00am

Interview date Thursday 1 September 2022