NR7, Norwich
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 will be running a number of information events locally and these are:
- details of times, venue, etc.
We are looking to run a volunteering selection session on:
-  Saturday 15th February from 10:00 - 12:00 at Kings Lynn (Hansa Road)

Potential volunteering locations are: Ashill, Cromer, Dereham, Diss, Fakenham, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Hilgay, Kings Lynn, Mulbarton, North Walsham, Norwich (Cloverhill & Thorpe & Hellesdon), Swaffham and Wroxham

If you are successful you will need to undertake induction & training for role at these dates:
Welcome Event (Induction) - Saturday 15th February 2020 12:30 - 14:30 at Kings Lynn (Hansa Road)
Training for role - 29th February, 1st, 7th, & 8th March 09:00 - 17:00 at Kings Lynn (Hansa Road)

More about St John Ambulance
St John Ambulance

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Posted on: 08 November 2019
Closed date: 02 February 2020
Job ref: 102744CHJ
Tags: Support Worker, Nursing