If you are an employer, you're likely to face managing employees affected by cancer in the workplace. Managers and colleagues might need supporting too. Whatever your needs, we’ve got an option for you.
Macmillan at Work provides a range of expert training, consultancy options, and resources to help you, including our enewsletter, and free work and cancer toolkit.
Managing cancer in the workplace - open workshop
This external training session is for HR professionals or line managers.
Develop your understanding of the impact of cancer on a person’s work, The Equality Act and Disability Discrimination Act, and making workplace adjustments.
15 March 2016, Glasgow
9 June & 11 October 2016, London
Managing cancer in your workplace - internal session
This internal training session is for HR professionals and/or groups of line managers.
Help your people understand how cancer can impact on a person’s work, The Equality Act and Disability Discrimination Act, how to talk about cancer, managing bereavement and other aspects of cancer in the workplace.
Train the trainer
We can provide you with the materials and skills to establish a sustainable training model for your large workforce.
We will train up groups of staff to upskill line managers to better support staff affected by cancer.
This bespoke service can enable your organisation to develop best practice provision to support staff affected by cancer. This may include reviewing long-term sickness, bereavement and carers policies or advising on the support needs of your staff.
To develop a bespoke programme, eg shorter sessions or a workshop with specialist content, get in touch for a quote that’s specifically in line with your requirements.
Free taster session
Not sure which training could help your workplace? Email us or call 020 7840 4725 if you want to discuss your needs with us or find about a free taster session.
Also, ask us about our public and third sector discount, and our early bird rate!