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Event logistics

Radio communications volunteer St John AmbulanceIt takes more than first aid to keep everyone safe at events.

Our radio communications team, volunteer drivers and logistics officers make sure that our skilled first aiders are properly equipped and are in the right place at the right time.

The event logistics teams provide our first aiders with the tools they need to do the job, through running radio communications at events, transporting equipment to and from events, and maintaining stocks of first aid supplies.

If you’re an organisational whiz, have a clean driving licence, or an interest in radio, we’d love to have you on our logistics team.

‘Knowing I’ve done my bit to help keep the city safe is what I enjoy most about volunteering. Being on duty at Potter’s Field during the 2012 London Olympics was incredibly memorable!’ – Malcolm, Radio Communications Volunteer

Roles in this category include:

Role title Minimum time commitment Qualification level
Radio communications team member - You’ll support communications at events, helping to set up, maintain and operate radios and other event communications equipment. 3 hours per week, mostly evenings and weekends No previous first aid experience required
Volunteer drivers - We need volunteer drivers to drive our vehicles to and from first aid events, training courses, servicing and other activities. If you are able to drive a car, van or minibus we could do with your help as a driver. Flexible No previous first aid experience required
District logistics officer - You’ll manage and maintain supplies of first aid equipment, and ensure these are available when needed. 8 hours per week No previous first aid experience required