Event Doctors, Nurses & Paramedics (East London)

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.

*If you are not currently a registered Doctor, Nurse or Paramedic please take a look at our First Aider vacancy here: HERE

We are growing our amazing #TeamEastLondon in the following boroughs and need people who can commit to volunteering in our community. Redbridge, Waltham Forest, Hackney, Enfield, Haringey, Havering, Camden, Islington, City of London, Tower Hamlets, Barking, Dagenham, Newham.

If you do not live in these areas this vacancy is not suitable for you, even if it's your closest open vacancy.

We are seeking Event Doctors, Nurses and Paramedics to respond and manage emergency calls/incidents at events which may include venues such as stadia, concert halls, motorsports tracks, road races etc. Event doctors shall provide specialist, clinical, social and holistic care while undertaking clinical assessment and interventions in the pre-hospital environment.

Successful Event Doctor candidates will be registered medical practitioners with the GMC, without cautions or restrictions, and hold a licence to practice outside of an approved practice setting.

Successful Event Paramedic candidates will be registered Paramedics with the HCPC and be able to provide evidence of CPD activity within the previous 12 months.

Successful Event Nurse candidates will be registered nurses with the NMC and be able to provide evidence of CPD activity within the previous 12 months.

If you are shortlisted, you MUST be available for one of two evening sessions, from 6pm on Wednesday 21st or Thursday 22nd August 2019, in Central London. Regrettably, no other interview times will be available. If you do not already hold an ILS or ALS certificate, you may need to complete further clinical training with St John.

If you are successful, your welcome and induction training will be on Thursday 5th September 2019, 7pm to 9.30pm near Leytonstone underground station.

If you and our clinical team agree a need to undertake our First Aid training course, this will be on Sunday 8th, Saturday 14th, Sunday 15th and Sunday 22nd September 2019, 9am to 5pm, in Walthamstow.

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

For more information about this role please contact Robin Browne at robin.browne@sja.org.uk.

The closing date for this post is  Friday 9th August 2019 and interviews will be take place on either Wednesday 21st August 2019 or Thursday 22nd August 2019. 

If you are interested with working with our young people on the Youth Team, please apply here: HERE

If you are an external candidate please apply below:

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