Axminster, Devon
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.

Selection Event will be: Sunday 1st March from 11am at St John Ambulance, Weycroft House, Weycroft Avenue, Millwey Rise Industrial Estate, Axminster EX13 5HU 

Welcome Event: will be:Saturday 14th March 2020 

First Aid training: Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd March 2020 and Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th March 2020

Closing date for these opportunities is: Sunday 16th February 2020

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Posted on: 15 January 2020
Closed date: 16 February 2020
Job ref: 106661CHJ
Tags: Support Worker, Nursing