Grays, Essex
00 Casual rates of pay
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

About the Role

St John has been part of communities up and down the land for more than 100 years. Making sure our presence and services are responsive to the communities’ needs and are delivered to the highest standards is the responsibility of our Community Response Team.

As the Community Response Operative you will support work being developed in our communities as part of our partnership with the NHS. You will work across a number of key areas to provide care, treatment and support. These areas include Covid-19 swabbing, support in our mobile treatment centres and other NHS settings as needed.

Please see the job description for more detail (this can be viewed on our website or once you click apply)

About You

You will have experience of working in a public-facing role where you are representing an organisation, as well as,  working in a team to achieve high quality service delivery. This role does require you to hold a Full UK manual driving licence with category B. No more than 6 penalty points.

About Us

St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.

Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat and the communities we serve.

We are a team of 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid.

You will receive:

  • Competitive salary & pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing portal - access to financial, health and wellbeing support and an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discounts – you’ll have access to Blue Light and NHS Discounts as well as discounts on mobile phones, gym memberships, cinema tickets, restaurants, holidays and shopping.

Interview Date: TBC

Application Review Date: 31/12/2021

We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role.


We are committed to increasing the diversity of our team and making sure we best reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, so are particularly interested in applications from women, trans and non-binary people, as well as those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds and those with different accessibility needs.

Please note: St John does not accept speculative CVs and will only review CVs sent in application for an advertised vacancy.

Recruitment Agencies: We are not utilising the services of recruitment agencies for this vacancy and will accept direct applications only. Any speculative CVs submitted without invitation will not be considered

More about St John Ambulance

St John Ambulance is the nation’s leading first aid charity.

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Posted on: 23 November 2021
Closed date: 23 December 2021
Job ref: 140739CHJ
Tags: Operations