Our destination

We believe in the power of communities to improve the health of the nation. Communities that preserve and protect life through volunteering for health and first aid.

Our charitable promise

We have a deep heritage of caring, compassion and health. Promoting the relief of sickness, distress and suffering. Helping others at some of the most vulnerable moments in their lives.

We are proud of the work we do and how we do it, and we promise:

• To serve humanity without judgement
• To take time to care
• To be skilled to meet health needs
• To develop new and better ways to preserve and protect life

Our values

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    Treating others with compassion and respect.

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    Taking pride in an excellent job.

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    Delivering what we promise.

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    Constantly learning and improving.

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    Working together effectively.


Collectively, our values spell out HEART – people are at the heart of St John Ambulance.

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