“Macmillan Improving the Cancer Journey (ICJ) - a chance to join a team to deliver a new service for
Edinburgh offering emotional and practical person-centred support for people affected by cancer.”
Edinburgh HSCP – Macmillan Improving the Cancer Journey Link Workers.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join a team within Edinburgh HSCP to support people affected by cancer. Educated to SCVQ7/8 level with strong interpersonal skills and a belief in the strengths and resilience inherent in people and communities, you will, along with the ICJ Project Team deliver a person-centred service as part of the Pan-Lothian ICJ Programme.
The role is offered as a four year fixed term appointment and offers a unique opportunity to work with a range of partners across health and social care, local authority, third sector and users and carers.
Whilst these posts are based within Edinburgh HSCP, due to COVID-19, a substantial period of flexible home working will be required.
The ICJ Link Worker will help to promote self-management and address people’s holistic needs during and after cancer treatment and work across organisational boundaries with partners to ensure the best possible outcomes for people affected by cancer.