I enjoy delivering community first aid sessions, as people feel able to ask questions and leave feeling much more confident. 

Graham, Community Advocate


The role

Community Advocates raise the profile of first aid within their community, through the delivery of one-hour first aid awareness sessions. They are motivated, organised and proactive individuals, who have connections in their local area and is confident talking to groups of people. 

Training and time commitment

The training and support we provide is as follows:

  • Welcome programme introducing you to the project & wider charity
  • Training in appropriate SJA policies
  • St John Safeguarding training relevant to your role
  • Online, classroom and on-the-job training as a Community Advocate
  • Out of pocket expenses.

Expected Time Commitment

Ideally at least two sessions per month.

Ready to get started?

If you would like to join the St John Ambulance team, find your region and apply