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Reference: 58836

Date Added: 30 December 2016
Closing Date: 21 February 2017

Job Title: Cancer Campaigns Ambassadors (volunteers)

Working For: Cancer Research UK

Location: Internet and home based

Charity Number: 1089464

Salary: Travel and lunch expenses (part-time, flexible)

Job Details

Want the government to tackle cancer? Time to make it happen.

Become a Cancer Campaigns Ambassador and play a critical role in our mission to beat cancer sooner. They save lives by persuading politicians to support cancer research, prevention, early diagnosis and access to treatments.

You can be part of a determined group that have made significant changes to the nation’s health. Our successes have included:

  • Introducing plain tobacco packing
  • Laws to protect young people from sunbeds
  • Ending smoking in enclosed work and public places

You don't need any experience of political campaigning. You'll be involved in activities such as:

  • Writing to and meeting your MP and other political representatives.
  • Promoting our campaign actions online
  • Engaging your local community in our campaigns
  • Attending group lobbying events in Parliament

This is a flexible, home-based volunteering role, which can fit around your current commitments.

W4MP Note:
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.

Closing Date: 21 February 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Apply via our website: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/support-us/campaign-for-us/our-ambassadors.

Website: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org

Additional Notes