Raise awareness of the importance of first aid in your local
Are you passionate about your local community
and love meeting new people? Then we'd love you to join our team of
As a St John Ambulance Community Advocate,
your task will be to raise awareness of the importance of first
aid, within your local area.
You’ll be handing out information to the
public and delivering first aid workshops at community centres,
local events and groups.
You’ll also support and mentor local Community
Champions, helping them get the most out of their involvement with
St John Ambulance.
Training and time commitment
We’ll give you all the training and support
you need to help inspire others into acquiring first aid skills. No
previous experience in first aid is required.
As this is a flexible volunteering role, you
can give as much time as suits your lifestyle.
You’ll make a genuine difference to your
community while having a real say in the type of action you take to
achieve this. You’ll learn vital skills, ready for when you need it
'I volunteer to give back to the community and to empower the
community with the confidence to perform life saving skills.'
- Yasmin, Community Advocate
Learning first aid skills could be the most valuable thing you
ever do. This is a fantastic opportunity to share your skills and
help more people save lives.
If you’d like to know more about volunteering, or would just
like to chat to someone who does, please get in touch.
Our Community Advocate programme will be running in the
following areas. These areas have been identified as ones
which would most benefit from our support:
London and south: Bexley, Bromley, Greenwich,
Lewisham, Croydon, Sutton, Kingston, Merton, Wandsworth, Lambert,
Southwark, Havering, Barking & Dagenham, Newham, Lower Hamlets,
Camden, Islington, Hackney, Haringey, Enfield, Waltham Forest,
East: Norwich, Southend, Clacton,
West: Birmingham, Bristol
If you are from one of these areas and are interested in
becoming a Community Advocate,
please register your interest.
||Minimum time commitment
||What we're looking for
|Community Advocate - Raise awareness of the
importance of first aid in the local community
||• Ideal for those who are new to first aid
• No previous first aid experience required