First Aider - Bedfordshire+Hertfordshire

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, dealing with everything from a sprained ankle to a cardiac arrest.

The experience you gain could lead to more advanced roles, 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. 

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.

Event First Aiders Volunteering locations are: Ampthill and Flitwick, Bedford John Bunyan, Bedford, Pilgrim, Biggleswade, Dunstable, Luton, Hemel Hempstead, Hertford, Hitchin and Stevenage, Letchworth and Royston, Potters Bar, Rickmansworth, St Albans, Watford

You must be able to attend all the following dates:

Selection Event: Saturday 15th June 2019 at 09.00 (Dunstable Fire Station, Brewers Hill Road, Dunstable)

Welcome Event: Saturday 29th June 2019 at 09:00 to 15.00 (Dunstable Fire Station, Brewers Hill Road, Dunstable)

First Aid Course: 13th/14th/20th/21st July 2019 at 09:00 to 16:30 (Dunstable Fire Station, Brewers Hill Road, Dunstable)

Closing date for these opportunities is Tuesday 28th May 2019

If you’d like to know more about this role, please contact clare.davison@sja.org.uk

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Role information

Role
Event First Aid

Location
Bedfordshire

Hours
12 hours per month, evenings and weekends

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