St John Ambulance and the NHS are working in partnership to prepare young people to become health volunteers.

They currently have 2 job opportunities within their team:

Department: Youth & Volunteering

Salary £23,150 – £25,633 pro rata

Please note this role is a Fixed Term contract for 12 months for 5 hours per week and may require addtional work during term-time and weekends.

About the Role

St John Ambulance and the NHS are working in partnership to prepare young people to become health volunteers.

As Project Lead, you will manage an individual project site within the wider St John Ambulance NHS Cadet programme. You will be an essential part of our management structure, leading individual programmes and ensuring the health volunteering options for young people are consistently delivered.

As part of an NHS Cadet Youth Team, you’ll help create a safe, inclusive and open environment where young people can learn important life skills to prepare them for health volunteering.

If you’re interested in working with young people to realise their potential in health volunteering, join our NHS Cadet Youth Team.


Department: Youth & Volunteering

Salary: £20,000 – £21,917 pro rata

Please note this role is a Fixed Term contract for 12 months for 3 hours per week and may require addtional work during term-time and weekends.

About the Role

St John Ambulance and the NHS are working in partnership to prepare young people to become health volunteers.

As Youth Support Worker, you will deliver sessions to young people involved with the NHS Cadet Programme. The sessions delivered will provide development to young people’s citizenship and will focus on a desire to work or volunteer in an NHS role in the future. You will work closely with a Programme Lead and other Support Workers to develop appropriate content and to adapt the delivery of this programme to the individual needs of the young people on your programme.

As part of an NHS Cadet Youth Team, you’ll help create a safe, inclusive and open environment where young people can learn important life skills to prepare them for health volunteering.

If you’re interested in working with young people to realise their potential in health volunteering, join our NHS Cadet Youth Team.

About You

To be successful in this role you will have experience of working in a similar position and a passion for working with young people. You will ideally have experience of managing youth leaders and delivering provision aimed at increasing opportunities for young people from marginalised communities.

About Us

St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.

Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat and the communities we serve.

We are a team of 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid.

You will receive:

  • Health and Wellbeing portal – access to financial, health and wellbeing support and an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discounts – you’ll have access to Blue Light and NHS Discounts as well as discounts on mobile phones, gym memberships, cinema tickets, restaurants, holidays and shopping.

Interview Date for both positions: 20/01/2020

Application Review Date: 15/01/2020

For more information visit: www.sja.org.uk