[Job] Cancer Research UK, Primary Care Engagement Facilitator, ??30-40k, clos 15 June 2012

I thought this one was quite interesting, a little different from jobs I usually post.


Cancer Research UK
Primary Care Engagement Faciliator

United Kingdom??
Full Time??
Circa ??30,000 – ??40,000 per annum

Closing Date

????15/Jun/2012, 12:00:00 AM




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About the Job
CR-UK and NCAT are embarking on a joint programme of GP engagement work to ensure that commissioners, GPs and other key decision makers are equipped with high quality and up to date cancer information. We plan to engage with GPs both as healthcare providers and as commissioners in their local areas, initially focussing on early diagnosis and awareness.

We are now looking to recruit a number of Primary Care Engagement Facilitators to take forward this work.?? These posts are part of the new Cancer Research UK (CR-UK) and National Cancer Action Team (NCAT) Primary Care Engagement and Support team. They will work closely with local Cancer Networks, including GP Cancer Leads and teams, to build on work previously done with GPs and primary care on early diagnosis and support Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to engage with the primary care population.


The role will provide support, advice and training to Primary Care on cancer issues with a particular focus on early diagnosis, including best practice and referral guidelines.?? The post holders will facilitate the roll out and effective use of GP practice profiles, encourage use of the primary care risk assessment tool and support the use of the RCGP audit and significant events audit.

About You
To join us, you???ll need to have good communication and relationship building skills and be happy working both on your own and as part of a team.. You???ll also need to be able to understand and interpret data and be able to present complex information in a clear and legible way.?? Great organisational and project management skills and experience of successfully implementing projects is also critical.


Essential Criteria
?????Experience of working in an NHS environment??
?????Experience of working with primary care teams within general practice
?????Experience of successful?? project support and administration
?????Experience of working across organisational boundaries
?????Experience of working with multiple stakeholders and communicating at all levels both internally and externally
?????Experience of working to deadlines


How to Apply
All applications should be made via the Cancer Research UK careers website (aboutus.cancerresearchuk.org/jobs/public-health-policy-jobs), where you will need to create a profile before you can submit an application.


Our online application process also involves attaching your CV and Covering letter which should outline your interest in applying for the role and explain how you meet the set criteria.


A full role profile is available here (pdf)



Central South Coast -?? Southampton or Basingstoke areas??
North Central London ??? Enfield or Waltham Forest

Hours:??Full time
Contract type:??Fixed term.?? For further information please call Liz Bates on?? 0203 469 5589??
Salary:????30,000 – ??40,000 depending on experience
Closing Date:??Friday 15 June 2012??
PLEASE NOTE:??Interviews for the Central South Coast posts will be held in Portsmouth on Tuesday 26 June 2012.

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