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Lived Experience Development Officer

  • Full time
  • Circa £25,000
  • Based in Glasgow
  • Closing 24th February 2021

  • Advertised from 8th February 2021
  • Around £25,000 per annum, depending on experience. Two Year Fixed-term contract


The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity and works with the Scottish Government as a strategic intermediary in health and social care with core funding for that purpose. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The Scottish Government is working in partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support, the NHS, Local Authorities and Third Sector organisations to support a redesign of care following active treatment of cancer. The Transforming Cancer Care (TCC) programme is a major component of the Scottish Cancer Taskforce Work Plan.

The overall aim of this programme is to ensure that people in Scotland diagnosed with cancer are prepared for and supported to live with the consequences of the diagnosis and its treatment. The ALLIANCE and Macmillan are working in partnership, and this post will be hosted within The ALLIANCE.

The purpose of this role is to amplify the voice of people affected by cancer across Scotland via the delivery of Macmillan’s Community Champion model.

Application notes

For an application pack please see our website at, or contact HR at

Closing date for applications is 9:00 am on Wednesday 24 February 2021. Please clearly mark which post you are applying for. Interview will be held on Wednesday 10 March 2021