Internal Communications Assistant
'Everyone who needs it should receive first aid from those around them. No one should suffer for the lack of trained first Aiders'
St John Ambulance is the nation’s leading first aid charity.
Every year, 400,000 people learn how to save a life through our training programmes, including hundreds of thousands of young people. Our volunteers provide first aid in their communities, keeping people safe at events, and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. We’re also always campaigning to raise awareness of first aid and directly educate the public.
6 Months Fixed Term Contract
A position has arisen within the Communications team at our National Headquarters.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced internal comms assistant looking for more responsibility; the IC team play a vital role in engaging with thousands of employees and volunteers across the nation. From managing the IC inbox and monitoring and measuring our comms channels, to writing copy for our intranet and creating e-bulletins, posters and copy for internal social media... this is a really varied role. You'll also get involved in comms planning and implementation for specific projects. We're looking ahead to the next chapter for St John Ambulance, so it's an exciting time to join the team!
To be considered you should have some experience in copywriting and editing as well as having provided support in a communications environment.
Working for us
We are a constantly evolving team of over 2,500 employees and 15,000 volunteers, together we are united by our goal of saving lives through essential first aid services, first aid training and campaigning to ensure that no one suffers from the lack of First Aiders.
We believe that every team member is integral to our success whether they work in Ambulance Operations, Fundraising, Training or HR and we all play our part in being the difference between a life saved and a life lost.
We are driven by our values of Humanity, Excellence, Accountability, Responsiveness and Team Work. These values were created by our people at St John Ambulance and they identify how we act. We set our people up for success and many people in the team have had the opportunity to work in a wide variety of roles. For passionate individuals, there are strong opportunities for advancement, training and personal development.
St John Ambulance respects and embraces diversity and equality across the whole of the organisation, and therefore encourages applications from all sections of the community.
Closing Date: 30th May 2018
Interview Date: 7th June 2018
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