Location: Harrogate with frequent travel across Yorkshire
Salary: Region of £50,000 p.a. (depending on experience) plus benefits.
Both roles are permanent although we will consider a temporary appointment for a minimum of 6 months for the right candidate.
Yorkshire Cancer Research is one of the most exciting and innovative charities in the UK. The charity is a leading funder of cancer research in the region and has a track record of supporting ground-breaking projects and clinical trials to help prevent cancer and increase survival.
Yorkshire Cancer Research is entering a very exciting period in its development. The charity has been connected with the people of Yorkshire for over 90 years during which time it has established a sound financial base. Following our commitment in 2015 to invest at least £100m in cancer research and service by 2025 our cancer and cancer-prevention services work has already led to the creation of several pilot and larger scale programmes and we now require talented and motived people to expand and develop this vital work further.
We are looking for two exceptional individuals to develop, deliver and manage a portfolio of evidence-based cancer and cancer-prevention services. The post holders will be vital in ensuring the charity meets its ambitious KPI targets that will lead to achieving our goal of saving an extra 2,000 lives a year in Yorkshire by 2025.
These are exciting, and continually developing, roles for the charity working in partnership with local authorities, Clinical Commissioning Groups, NHS Trusts, community and voluntary organisations and most importantly with patients and service users.
The post holders will each take responsibility for a section of our cancer and cancer prevention portfolio. The specific part of the portfolio assigned to each post will be based on the post holder’s expertise and experience.
The full cancer and cancer-prevention portfolio aims to:
If you have an enquiry about the role please contact Dr Stuart Griffiths, Director of Research and Services, email@example.com.
The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 19th June 2020 and first stage video interviews will be held soon after. To apply please submit a CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to Dr Stuart Griffiths, Director of Research and Services, firstname.lastname@example.org before the deadline.
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We are a provider of the PIPS scheme and welcome applications from PhD students who require a placement with us. A PIPS placement with Yorkshire Cancer Research enables PhD students to work for the UK’s largest regional medical research charity and gain an insight into the challenges and procedures that it faces.
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