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Staff Vacancies

Patient Care Attendant (PCA)

Location: Cardiff

Hours:  Full and part time hours available

Salary: £8.00 per hour, rising to £8.25 per hour after 12 months

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 Attendant to support the growing Patient Transport Team in our various sites.

As a Patient Care Attendant you will assist the Urgent Care 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

  What we want from you:

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

 Apply:

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 Monday 10th July 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.


PA to Chief Executive

Hours: 35 hours per week

Location: Priory House, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB

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

We are seeking an experienced individual to provide support to the Chief Executive Officer and senior members of the Board.  The successful candidate will possess a whole range of secretarial skills, with particular emphasis on committee work, minute-taking and a good standard of literacy.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced, confident and capable PA to support a busy CEO within a large, international charity organisation.  They must have solid PA experience and skills, with excellent MS Office and the ability to pick up new systems and processes easily. We are looking for an organised, switched on individual with plenty of business acumen and the ability to remain calm whilst working to deadlines.

They will also be responsible for dealing with daily queries from all areas, including volunteers, Senior Management Team and the Board of Trustees.

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity.  We believe that everyone who needs first aid should receive it.  With 4,000 volunteers throughout Wales, 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.

Job description

Application form

Closing date for applications is Friday 30th June 2017

Interview Date:  Tuesday 11th July 2017 

Applicants who have not received a response by Friday 7th July 2017 should assume they have not been shortlisted.


Schools & Community Trainer (Fixed term until 30th June 2018)

Location: North Wales

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

Hours: 35 hours per week

St John Wales is seeking an experienced, motivated and qualified trainer with a passion for teaching and the aspiration to make a difference. The post holder will have experience in first aid and / or health and safety subjects. The ability to speak welsh will be a distinct advantage due to the location of the position. Due to the role being funded, the successful candidate will have to start in as soon as possible. 

 We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits. You will be part of the community training team tasked with training local schools and communities in first aid. 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.

 To apply, please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter and CV  to trainingjobs@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Training Jobs, St John CymruWales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB. 

 Closing date for applications is 16th June 2017

 Interviews are likely to be held the week of 24th June 2017

Job description

Application form

Applicants who have not received a response by the 20th June 2017 should assume they have not been shortlisted.

No agencies please

 


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.

Gwent

Deputy Commissioner - Gwent

We are currently seeking the appointment of a suitably qualified and experienced person for the role of Deputy County Commissioner for Gwent County.

The successful applicant will work closely with the County Commissioner and existing Deputy Commissioner; taking the lead to ensure that the 19 active divisions within the County receive consistent support and guidance, increasing their presence and charitable output within local communities.

If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Keith M Dunn OBE, KStJ, Chief Executive for St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB, or email gwyneth.hutton@stjohnwales.org.uk

Role description

Closing date for applications: 25th June 2017

Interviews will take place on Thursday 6th July 2017 at NHQ, Cardiff

 Cardiff and Vale

County Duke of Edinburgh Officer

If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Rachel Beynon at rachel.beynon@cardiffandthevalecounty.sjaw.org.uk.

Role description

Closing date for applications: Friday 14th April

Powys

County Nursing Officer

If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Sian Mills, County Secretary at sian.mills@llanidloes.sjaw.org.uk.

Role description

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 2nd May

County Medical Officer

If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Sian Mills, County Secretary at sian.mills@llanidloes.sjaw.org.uk.

Role description

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 2nd May

County Human Resources (HR) Officer

If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Sian Mills, County Secretary at sian.mills@llanidloes.sjaw.org.uk.

Role description

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 2nd May


 

 

 

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Priory House,
Beignon Close,
Ocean Way,
Cardiff
CF24 5PB

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