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Staff Vacancies

 

Voluntary Services Officer - Maternity Cover (12 months)

Hours: 35 hours per week

Location: Priory House, Ocean Way, Cardiff

Salary: Band 23 £19,695 - £24,745 per annum

We are seeking an experienced individual to assist the Volunteer Manager in providing support to our 4,000 volunteers across Wales.  The successful candidate will be responsible for providing administrative support to the operations department.  They will also be responsible dealing with daily queries from Volunteers across Wales and provide support when required as well as the administration of the volunteer management systems.  In addition to this they will assist and organise conferences, events and volunteer road shows across Wales.

A full driving licence is required as the successful candidate will be required to travel around Wales to support St John volunteers

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ first aid charity. We believe that everyone who needs first aid should receive it. With 4,000 volunteers, supported by commercial training, supplies and ambulance services, we are a complex and diverse group offering a really exciting challenge to the right person.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Natasha Dabrowska, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Application form

Job description

Closing date for applications is 26th March 2017 at 12 noon.  

Applicants who have not received a response by week commencing 3rd April 2017 should assume they have not been shortlisted.



Centenary Appeal Manager

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £27,775 - £32,825 (plus benefits)

Hours: 35 per week

Contract: Fixed-term for 2 years

Wales’ first aid charity is looking for an ambitious and creative fundraiser to join them to help drive income from their 2018 Centenary Appeal. With over 4000 volunteers, St John Cymru Wales provides emergency first aid, delivers medical cover at events and trains people of all ages in vital first aid skills so they can make a difference in times of need.

2018 marks the 100 year anniversary of the establishment of the St John organisation in Wales. This important milestone in the charity’s history provides a significant and unique opportunity to raise awareness of the vital work St John carries out in Wales as well as leverage support from new and existing donors to ensure it can continue to support communities for generations to come.

You will be supported by the Director of Fundraising and Communications, but will be expected to work autonomously to develop key relationships from new and existing donors. You will also work with internal stakeholders across the organisation to maximise networking opportunities to develop new relationships with high value trusts, companies and individuals to solicit support towards the appeal.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a leading role in the development and the delivery of a high profile project. You’ll be a strategic thinker, who is highly organised, self-motivated and tenacious with excellent communication and influencing skills. Above all, you’ll have a proven record and a natural appetite to generate significant income from your fundraising efforts and a track record of achieving challenging fundraising targets.

For further details please download the role specification.

Application form

Job description

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Closing date for applications: Midday, Wednesday 8th March 2017.

Interview date: Tuesday 14th March 2017.

No CVs and no agencies please.



Sales Support (Maternity Cover, temporary, 6-9 months)

Location: Cardiff

Salary circa: £15,655 per annum

Contract: 35 hours per week

St John Wales is seeking a motivated individual with proven sales and customer service skills to support our commercial sales team. As Sales Support you will support our sales team, ensure customer retention, upsell to existing customers, create sales appointments and process course bookings.

We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits. You will be part of the team tasked with generating income in order to support the Organisations charitable works. Applicants will be provided with additional training and on-going development opportunities.

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity. We believe that everyone who needs first aid should receive it. With 4,500 volunteers, supported by commercial training, supplies and ambulance services, we are a complex and diverse group offering a really exciting challenge to the right person.

For further details please download the job description.

Job description

To apply, please send your CV  along with covering letter to natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Natasha Dabrowska, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 1st March.

Interviews are likely to be held on Tuesday 7th March.

No agencies please.



Community Fundraiser

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £23,988 - £27,522 (plus benefits)

Contact: Permanent

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ first aid charity. With over 4000 volunteers, it provides emergency first aid, deliver medical cover at events and train people of all ages in vital first aid skills so they can make a difference in times of need.

We are looking for a talented community fundraiser who has proven experience of working with donors and volunteers. In what is a new role, this is an exciting opportunity to build on your volunteer management skills and play a key part in helping to shape and deliver our community fundraising programme across Wales. 

As the Community Fundraiser, you will oversee the development and implementation of a volunteer delivered community fundraising plan. You should be highly motivated and enthusiastic, with excellent interpersonal skills with a natural ability to engage a range of supporters and volunteers to promote the work and vision of St John Cymru Wales through the delivery of local and national fundraising initiatives and campaigns.

If you’re enthusiastic, hardworking and motivated by helping others to make a difference then we would love to hear from you.

For further details please download the role specification.

Application form

Job description

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Natasha Dabrowska, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd March 2017

Interviews will take place on Friday 10th March 2017



Patient Care Assistant (PCA)

Location: Cardiff

Hours:  Full and part time hours available

Salary: £7.20 per hour, rising to £7.80 per hour after 6 months and 20 shifts

St John Cymru Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity supported by commercial training, supplies and ambulance services.

Due to continued expansion St John Cymru Wales are currently seeking a number of Patient Care Assistants to support the growing Patient Transport Team in our various sites.

As a Patient Care Assistant you will assist the Patient Transport Attendant in the transportation of non-emergency ambulatory and stretcher patients who require a minimum level of care and assistance.  As part of the role you will be expected to transfer patients to and from specific locations, as specified on a day to day basis; liaising closely with hospitals/care staff to provide a high quality service to our clients and maintain the professional image of St. John.

No previous medical experience is required, just a caring attitude and a friendly and willing disposition. 

What we offer:

  • first aid training

  • manual handling training

  • an opportunity to gain experience within the healthcare sector

  • a chance to make a real difference to people’s lives and wellbeing

Applicants must have been driving for 2+ years and hold a valid, full UK driving license with no more than three penalty points.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter and CV  to natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Application form

Job description

Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd March 2017.

Due to the nature of this work, we are required by legislation to obtain an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) for all successful applicants

 


 

Patient Transport Attendant (PTA)

Hours: 35 hours per week

Location: Wrexham and Powys

Hours: Full time hours available 

Salary: £7.80 - £8.84 per hour

St John Cymru Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity supported by commercial training, supplies and ambulance services.

Due to continued expansion St John Cymru Wales are currently seeking a number of Patient Transport Attendants to support the business on Urgent Care Services and Ad-Hoc work.

As a Patient Transport Attendant in the transportation of ambulatory and stretcher patients who require a minimum level of care and assistance.  As part of the role you will be expected to transfer patients to and from specific locations, as specified on a day to day basis; liaising closely with hospitals/care staff to provide a high quality service to our clients and maintain the professional image of St. John.

No previous medical experience is required, just a caring attitude and a friendly and willing disposition. 

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter and CV  to natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Application form

Job description

Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd March 2017.

Due to the nature of this work, we are required by legislation to obtain an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service for all successful applicants.


Volunteer Vacancies

St John Cymru Wales is looking to recruit and fill a number of exciting volunteer positions across Wales. All positions are open for non-members and members of St John Cymru Wales to apply.

Dyfed County

County Commissioner & Deputy County Commissioner - Dyfed

Applications are invited from members of the one St John family for these interesting, varied and demanding roles. Please submit your current CV together with an expression of interest letter, outlining how your experience and expertise can be brought to bear to meet the requirements set out in the person specification, to:

Natasha Dabrowska, People Advisor for St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB, or email natasha.dabrowska@stjohnwales.org.uk

County Commisioner role description

Deputy County Commissioner role description

If you require any further information then please do not hesitate to contact Keith Dunn on 02920 449644.

Closing date for applications will be the Monday 13th March 2017.

Divisional Officer - Llanelli Division

Role description

Divisional Secretary - Llanelli Division

Role description

If you are interested in  the above role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Alex Jones,  Divisional Officer in Charge at alex.jones@llanelli.sjaw.org.uk 

Closing date for applications: 24th February 2017


Powys County

Divisional Cadet Officer - Llandrindod Wells Division

 Role description

Divisional Badger Leader - Llandrindod Wells Division

 Role description

If you are interested in  the above role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Shirley Gittoes, Divisional Officer in Charge at shirley.gittoes@llandrindodwells.sjaw.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 22nd February 2017


West Glamorgan County

Divisional Secretary - Port Talbot Division

 Role description

Divisional Fundraiser - Port Talbot Division

  Role description

If you are interested in  the above role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Ben Smith, Divisional Officer in Charge at ben.smith1@porttalbot.sjaw.org.uk 

Closing date for applications: 27th February 2017

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St John Cymru Wales
Priory House,
Beignon Close,
Ocean Way,
Cardiff
CF24 5PB

Charity number 250523
Company number 5071073
Registered in England & Wales
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