First Aider- West London

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.

The experience you gain could lead to more advanced roles in the future, 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 - just 2+ shifts and 1-4 unit meetings per month

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 growing our amazing West London team in the following West London Boroughs and need people who can commit to volunteering in our community. Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Richmond and Westminster.                 

If you do not live in these areas this vacancy is not suitable for you, even if it's your closest open vacancy. Please look out for our East or South London vacancies.

If you are a qualified doctor, nurse or paramedic please apply here

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

If you’d like to know more about volunteering or would just like to chat to someone who does, get in touch. Please contact our District New Volunteers’ Lead Gerry Costello

The closing date for this post is Sunday 2 June 2019 and interviews will take place on Saturday 15 June 2019 in Central London.   Regrettably, no other interview times will be available.  

Following the interview, if you are shortlisted, you MUST be available to attend the Induction Session on Saturday 29 June 2019 in the afternoon, and the 4-day training course on 13, 14, 27 and 28 July 2019 (9.00 am – 5.00 pm), all in Central London.

By applying for this vacancy you are declaring you are available for all of the above dates.   If you cannot make these dates, please apply for a future vacancy.

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

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Event First Aid


4-6 per week

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