Emergency Transport Attendant
Everyone who needs it should receive first aid from those around them. No one should suffer for the lack of trained first Aiders'
St John Ambulance is the nation’s leading first aid charity. Every year, 400,000 people learn how to save a life through our training programmes, including hundreds of thousands of young people.
Our volunteers provide first aid in their communities, keeping people safe at events, and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.
Are you looking for a challenging, exciting and rewarding opportunity with the nation’s leading ambulance and first aid charity?
Several positions have arisen within of St John Ambulance, in London. We are looking to appoint a number of Emergency Transport Attendants/ECA or similar to join our Ambulance Operations team.
You will be responsible for responding to emergency calls transporting critically ill children and babies, while working alongside medical teams in highly pressured environments, providing high quality, professional and compassionate care at all times.
The successful candidate must:
- Be a qualified Emergency Transport Attendant or similar (ECA/IHCD TECH)
- Have a minimum of 2 years blue light diving experience.
- Hold a C1 licence
Due to the nature of this role applicants must have good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels, as well as being able to work as part of a team.
The successful candidates will be expected to be available to work 42 hours a week, abide by the four-on-four-off shift system and will receive over 6 weeks paid holidays (including bank holidays) and the chance to buy or sell a week’s holiday.
Working at St John Ambulance - More than one way to save a life
We are a constantly evolving team of over 2,500 employees and 15,000 volunteers, together we’re united by our goal of saving lives through essential first aid services, first aid training and campaigning, to ensure that no one suffers from the lack of first aiders.
We believe that every team member is key to our success whether they work in Ambulance Operations, Marketing, Training or HR and our values of Humanity, Excellence, Accountability, Responsiveness and Team Work are embedded in everything we do.
We believe in setting our people up for success in a collaborative and positive environment where we are constantly open to change and new ideas.
For further information about this role, please call 01245 291305.
Closing Date: 4th October 21017
Interview Date - 16th October 2017