The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHSFT
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Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance (CMCA) are offering a 16-month fixed-term full-time Band 7 role (£43,742 - £50,056) with the opportunity for hybrid working; at home and/or with days in our offices on the Wirral and/or in Liverpool City Centre.
Are you passionate about improving cancer services, care and outcomes for the people of Cheshire and Merseyside?
Do you want to be part of a friendly, supportive team who will help you take your career to the next level through working with senior health sector colleagues across Cheshire and Merseyside, and more widely across the regional health systems.
Join CMCA in the exciting role of Project Manager supporting the team in planning, developing and implementing key projects within the Workforce Programme
Main duties of the job
We are looking for an individual with excellent impactful influencing and management skills who can manger and deliver project objectives.
With an exciting portfolio of Workforce projects to be part of. These areas of work have a significant level of scope and ambition, and we are looking for someone who can be part of the team to deliver.
As an employee of CMCA (hosted by Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust), you will have access to training, benefits and support. The Trust is committed to providing high standards of both patient and staff experience, including in diversity and inclusion. The Trust's values and behaviours support the Trust Vision 'to provide the best cancer care to the people we serve' and our Mission 'to improve health and wellbeing through compassionate, safe and effective cancer care'.
The Cancer Alliance provides system oversight and co-ordination for cancer services through collaboration with partners with the aims of improving outcomes for patients and improving performance against key operational standards.
The Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance Workforce Programme is looking to lead the delivery of the NHS Long Term Workforce Plan (LTWP) ambitions for the cancer workforce across our local system.
LTWP has set out a strategic direction for the long term, as well as concreteand pragmatic action to be taken locally, regionally and nationally in the short to medium term. To address current workforce challenges. Those actions fall into three clear priority areas: Train, Retain, Reform.
To enable the Cancer Alliance to lead the way forward and deliver the best cancer outcomes for our population we need to expand our team. Working with established clinical leadership forums and local partners, our core Alliance team needs additional enthusiastic and skilled people to help us in delivering best practice, value and experience for patients.
The Project Manager will be responsible for the planning, implementation and delivery of key projects across organisations in all sectors across Cheshire and Merseyside. The post holder will support a team of project and specialist staff and line manage project support staff within the CA team, supporting delivery of transformation projects funded by the National Cancer Programme.
The role will require project management skills and close working with external partners including providers, commissioners, patients and carers to deliver programme objectives in accordance with the aims and ambitions of the CA. This requires a level of political awareness, personal influence and skill.
The Cancer Alliance is hosted by The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust.
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