About the Role
St John Ambulance (SJA) provides First Aid and life-saving care at thousands of events every year, including concerts, football games and large-scale events such as the London Marathon.
In your role as a casual Event Paramedic, you will respond to, and manage emergency calls/incidents whilst attending SJA Events. You'll provide high-quality specialist, clinical, social and holistic care to individuals in the pre-hospital environment, which may happen at events such as concerts, motorsports, road races etc. Due to the ever-changing nature of events, this may involve working on a variety of vehicles including ambulances, FRV’s and within treatment units as required.
As a qualified paramedic, you will be passionate about delivering a high quality of care to all patients and will act in accordance with the agreed St John Ambulance policy/procedures and current legislation. While remaining compliant with Health & Care Professions Council requirements for Paramedic Registration and clinical guidance from the Joint Royal Colleges Ambulance Liaison Committee (JRCALC), College of Paramedics (CoP) and National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) as appropriate
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.
Please note this role can be based out of our Preston or Liverpool office.
Interview Date: Monday 29th April 2019
Application Review Date: Wednesday 24th April 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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