Answer Cancer are recruiting for a Development Worker who will be based within Voluntary Sector North West.

The purpose of this role is to lead on developing the activity of Greater Manchester Answer Cancer Champions, support Organisational Answer Cancer Champions and deliver community engagement initiatives, including outreach and awareness raising sessions.

This work will support the delivery of Answer Cancer, the Greater Manchester Screening and Engagement Programme and support the Programme’s Vision and Aims.

For more information, please see the Job Description & Person Specification.



We are accepting applications by cover letter with a CV. The cover letter should outline suitability for the role with reference to the Person Specification (included in the job description) and include any potential expected start date/notice period. Please email:

The deadline for applications is: 11.59pm 17th January 2022.

Interviews will take place on Monday, 24th January 2022. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by noon on Thursday, 20th January 2022.

The role is offered Initially on a fixed term contract to 31st December 2022, pending 6 month review. It is full time (35 Hours per week), and includes 25 days holiday per annum + 5 Company days per annum. Salary is NJC Point 23: £27,741 and there is a 7% pension contribution (with 1% contribution by employee).


Download the Job Description and Person Specification here.