Schools Development Lead
About the Role
As Schools Development Lead at St John Ambulance, you will support the development and implementation of St John Ambulances (SJA) schools training programme which aims to teach every school child first aid by encouraging First Aids inclusion on the school curriculum. You will develop key relationships with schools customers to extend SJA's reach and train more young people in First Aid. As part of your role, you will also identify and implement strategic partnerships with schools and third-party agencies to be inclusive to different sectors, government offices and external funders.
Please note this position services activity across a large geographical area throughout the Midlands, accordingly the post will be based in any suitably manned St Johns Ambulance building within the Midlands.
You will be passionate about training young people in First Aid and will have experience in designing and implementing projects for young people. You will be a strong communicator with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. Much of our front-line delivery is provided by our dedicated and highly-trained volunteers.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people, many of them under 18, also learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.
Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat, the communities we serve, and our own people.
We are a team of over 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid, training and campaigning.
Your wellbeing is very important to us, we, therefore, provide a variety of confidential services to help manage your money, health and mental wellbeing which you can start using from the moment you join.
You will receive; Competitive salary, fantastic pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, health and wellbeing portal, access to discounts portal including gym discounts, high street stores and restaurants and access to our confidential assistance programme.
Interview Date: 16 January 2019
Application Review Date: 10 January 2019
We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role
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