Interim IPF Clinical Specialist Adviser

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team as a Interim IPF Clinical Specialist Adviser- 12 months Fixed Term.

Location: London/Liverpool 
Salary: £38,987 per annum
Closing Date: 27 March 2020

One person in five in the UK is affected by lung disease. As the only UK charity for people affected by all lung and respiratory diseases – from mild asthma through to lung cancer – the Asthma UK British Lung Foundation Partnership is here for every one of them. We provide support, fund vital research, and campaign for better prevention, treatment and care.

An opportunity has arisen to join our Helpline team.  Reporting to the Clinical Team Manager, your role will be to provide specialist telephone support to people living with Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).

You will work with our team of respiratory nurses to provide individualised support to those living with IPF, their families and carers, this could include adherence to treatment plans, medication and self-management.

You will have experience of working in respiratory medicine, with specialist knowledge around IPF, including experience of implementation and monitoring of drugs to treat IPF.

There is flexibility on where the role is based, this can be either in our Liverpool or London office and there is also flexibility around some home working. This role is a fixed term contract for 12 months two days a week.

Asthma UK and the British Lung Foundation merged to form the Partnership at the end of 2019, making this an exciting time to join the team as we work to increase our impact and support for those with and affected by respiratory diseases. We’re looking for individuals who are passionate about our cause, are keen to grow and develop in a role, and strive for improvement and innovation.

As well as a competitive salary, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits including our cycle-to-work scheme, interest-free annual season Travelcard loan, 30 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), pension scheme and much more.

This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to an organisation committed to supporting everyone whose life is changed by lung disease.

Location: London/Liverpool
Salary: FTE is £38,987
Permanent/Temporary: Temporary contract
Closing date: Friday 27 March 2020

How to apply

Please apply for this role through our recruitment portal.

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Unfortunately, we’re unable to consider any applications received after the closing date.

If you have any questions regarding the role or the recruitment process then please contact [email protected].