About the Role
St John Ambulance is working with Mental Health First Aid England to provide mental health courses which will help raise awareness of mental illness, enabling people to support themselves and others to aid recovery. Our courses are designed to reduce stigma through education and increase the provision of care for those who have a mental illness.
As a Mental First Aid Training Consultant, you will deliver Mental Health First Aid training courses to diverse groups to help people identify and support mental health issues. In this role you will be responsible for training an important and sensitive course, you must, therefore, be passionate about training while being engaging and empathetic to the needs of your delegates.
Please see the job description for more detail (this can be viewed on our website or once you click apply)
Ideally, you will have extensive experience of training adult learners and while experience in delivering relevant specialist courses and workshops will be useful, full training for delivering these courses will be given. You must possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively at all levels.
This role is based in London. You must be flexible as days of the week will change with the course schedule, the role may involve some weekend work.
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;
- Competitive salary & pension scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Health and Wellbeing portal - Access to financial, health and wellbeing guidance and support.
- Discounts - Blue Light, NHS Discounts and SJA discounts including discounts on mobile phone, gym membership, cinema, restaurants, holidays and shopping-including your weekly food shop.
Interview Date: 26 November 2019
Application Review Date: 15 November 2019
We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role.
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