First Aider

No one should die because they needed first aid and didn’t get it. St John Ambulance teaches people first aid so they can be the difference between life and death, and you can help us do this.

As a first aid volunteer you will be trained to a high standard to provide first aid treatment to patients at events covered by St John Ambulance in the community, at concerts, sports events etc. at local, regional and national level.

No previous training is required – it will all be provided – we just look for a desire to help people and the readiness to deal with situations that can be distressing.

This role is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitations Offenders Act.

Please not that this vacancy is based in Various locations- Sussex. 

Unit Meetings include: 

Brighton Tuesday evenings, Chichester Monday evenings, Crowborough Wednesday evenings, Eastbourne Tuesday evenings, Hailsham Monday evenings, Horsham Tuesday evenings, Hove Wednesday evenings, Littlehampton Monday evenings, Portslade and Shoreham Monday evenings ( meet in Shoreham) Ringmer Monday evenings, Southwick Thursday evenings, Worthing Thursday evenings

For more information please contact Area Manager, Sally Elliott by email at

The closing date for this post is 19th August 2018 and interviews will be on Thursday 23rd August 2018 7:30pm.

Welcome event Sunday 2nd September 2018 10am until 4pm

Training events will be Sunday 16th September 2018, Sunday 26th September, Sunday 30th Septmeber 2018 and Sunday 7th October 2018, 9am until 5pm each day.

Please ensure you are able to attend all four training days for this vacancy.

If you are an existing SJA volunteer or employee, please apply here:

If you are external to SJA, please apply below:

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