TN24, Ashford
Voluntary
Job description

As a First Aider at Events, you’ll help St John Ambulance provide first aid at large and small events within the community. You’ll be part of a team of volunteers delivering help where it’s needed, dealing with everything from a sprained ankle to a cardiac arrest. The experience you gain could lead to more advanced roles, including patient transport, cycle response, advanced first aid and emergency response. You’ll make a real difference to your community and have a huge impact on the nation’s health. 

As a First Aider at Events, you’ll get a huge sense of satisfaction and pride delivering an essential service. It’s great for you, great for your community and great for our nation, and it requires only a small commitment of your time. We will make sure you will have access to a proper induction to volunteering with SJA and the training you need for the role you take on. We will also provide you with a supportive environment while you are volunteering with us. Information about our volunteer roles are included in the role descriptions. What you can expect from SJA, and what we expect from those who volunteer with us, is included in the volunteer charter.


We are looking to run a volunteering Selection Session on: Saturday 25th July 2020, 9.30am-1pm at Ashford, Furley Hall Maidstone Road, Ashford TN24 8TX

Potential volunteering locations are:
Ashford Adult Unit Monday 19:30-21:30
Canterbury and Coastal Adult Unit Thursday 19:30-21:30
Canterbury LINKS Monday 19:30-21:30
Dartford Adult Unit Monday 20:00-21:00
Dover Adult Unit Thursday 20:00-22:00
Farningham Adult Unit Tuesday 19:00-22:00
Isle of Sheppey Adult Unit Tuesday 19:30-21:30
Maidstone Adult Unit Tuesday 19:30-21:30
Northfleet Adult Unit Tuesday 20:00-22:00
Rochester Adult Unit Monday 19:30-21:30
RTW and Tonbridge Thursday 19:30-21:30
Folkestone and Hythe Thursday 19:30-21:30
Sittingbourne Adult Unit Monday 20:00-21:30
Thanet Adult Unit Tuesday 19:30-21:30

YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ATTEND ALL OF THE BELOW DATES BEFORE APPLYING

If you are successful you will need to undertake induction & training for role at these dates:

Welcome Event (Induction) - Thursday 30th July 2020 – 7pm- 9.30pm at Ashford, Furley Hall Maidstone Road, Ashford TN24 8TX
Training for role will be held at St John Ambulance, Thompson Michaels Road, Hall Close, Sittingbourne Headquarters ME10 3DN
Training dates are below, each day runs from 9am to 5pm
Day One - Monday 10 August
Day Two - Tuesday 11 August
Day Three - Wednesday 12 August
Day Four - Thursday 13 August

PLEASE BE AWARE THERE MAY BE CHANGES TO DATES AND VENUES DUE TO COVID-19.

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Refreshed on: 02 June 2020
Closing date: 15 July 2020
Job ref: 113174CHJ
Tags: Operations
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