NE4, Newcastle upon Tyne
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 8th Feb 2020. 

If you are successful you will need to undertake induction & training for role at these dates:
Welcome Event (Induction) - Wednesday 12th Feb 2020 at 7pm to 9pm

Training for role - 15/02/2020, 16/02/2020, 29/02/2020 and 01/03/2020. You MUST be able to attend all four days of the the training. The course will run 10am to 6pm on all four days. 

Closing date for these opportunities is: 05/2/2020

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Posted on: 22 January 2020
Closed date: 05 February 2020
Job ref: 107262CHJ
Tags: Support Worker, Nursing