Elissia works as an Editor in the Cancer Information Development team. Her role involves working with information specialists to create reliable and up to date content. She managed intern Sadie, helping her to further develop her editorial skills.
'You are constantly encouraged to think about your own personal development.'
'We gained really practical tips from her work.'
'The internship was really hands on, and from day one I was given responsibility.'
Want to work for Macmillan? Find out who does what across the organisation, hear from our staff, and read about the behaviours we encourage and the values we uphold.
You don't have to climb mountains to give something back. People affected by cancer may need help with simple day to day tasks like shopping or cleaning. Browse our volunteering opportunities to see if you could help.
You don’t need to face cancer alone. Find out more about our free support line, Macmillan nurses, information services and support groups near you.
We want everyone with cancer to receive the right level of treatment and support, regardless of who they are and where they live. Signing up as an e-campaigner is just one way you can help.
Read Imogen's blog about her experience as a Macmillan support line volunteer. She highlights the benefits of talking about cancer and looks at some of the different ways people can start talking.
If you've just joined up and aren't sure where to start, this is the group for you. Tell us a bit about what brings you here, and don't be afraid to ask questions. Someone will be on hand to welcome you and point you in the right direction