Are you an experienced and motivated manager looking for a new challenge?
We are looking for someone to take the lead in progressing our new personalised referral service, Here for You, to the next level. Here for You introduces people diagnosed with breast cancer to our support services and our aim is to sign up healthcare teams across the UK to take up our offer for their patients.
Building on progress to date, you will be responsible for all operational delivery, including identifying areas for improvement in our internal processes, as well as managing the development of our expansion plans. You will proactively engage with Cancer Alliances and NHS hospital trusts, promote the service to internal and external stakeholders, implement robust evaluation and review of the service and ensure a sustainable quality service fit for the future.
This role is offered on a fixed-term contract until July 2024.
You must have excellent project management skills and experience, with the ability to produce and implement a clear and practical roadmap for the delivery and expansion of the Here for You service. You will be a self-starter, methodical, with strong attention to detail, and have excellent time management skills.
A confident and persuasive communicator, you will bring demonstrable experience of working collaboratively with a range of colleagues and confident in reporting to stakeholders at all levels. You will work closely with the Head of Personalised and Specialist Support Services as project lead, identifying opportunities for internal improvement and external expansion and implementing agreed strategies.
You will also work closely with the managers of our delivery teams and colleagues across Breast Cancer Now to ensure their ongoing involvement and commitment to the success of Here for You.
We’re Breast Cancer Now, the research and support charity.
We believe that by 2050, everyone diagnosed with breast cancer will live – and be supported to live well. But to create that future, we need to act now. That’s why the brightest minds in breast cancer research are here. Making life-saving research happen in labs across the UK and Ireland. Support services, trustworthy breast cancer information and specialist nurses are here. Ready to support people, whenever they need it. And dedicated campaigners are here. Fighting for the best possible treatment, services and care, for anyone affected by breast cancer.
You can find out more at breastcancernow.org/here
Primary location of role and hybrid working
This role can be based in one of our four offices across the UK (London, Sheffield, Cardiff, Glasgow). In line with our hybrid approach, full-time staff member may choose to work up to three days per week from home.
We hope you choose to apply for this role. In support of your application, you will be asked to submit your CV and a supporting statement. When doing so please ensure you refer to the essential criteria on the person specification and clearly provide as much information as possible with examples to demonstrate how and where you meet the criteria.
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If you have any questions regarding this role. please email Recruitment@breastcancernow.org in the first instance.
Breast Cancer Now is an inclusive employer committed to developing a diverse workforce.
Closing date: Monday 10 October 2022 at 09:00am
First interview date: Wednesday 19 October 2022
Second interview date: To be confirmed