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People Administrator

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £15,655 (plus excellent benefits)

Acountable to: People Manager

Hours: 35 hours per week 

St John Cymru is Wales’ leading first aid charity. With over 4,000 volunteers and 200 staff supported by commercial training, event management and ambulance services, we are a complex and diverse group offering a really exciting challenge to the right person.

The People Directorate are seeking to appoint a People Administrator.  We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with great administration and organisational skills.  You will be the first point of contact in the team, with our members, staff and the public.  You will be based in our Cardiff office, but will sometimes need to be available at the weekend or in the evening.  This would be a great post for someone wishing to move into HR or volunteer member support.

To be considered for this role you will have experience in an office environment, ideally with some HR or volunteer administration experience. You will also be able to demonstrate the range of skills and abilities essential to effective administration including strong communication, organisation and interpersonal skills.

For full details of the role including the required personnel specification please download the job description.

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; People Services, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

For more information please contact Leeann Morris or Christine Strong, People Manager on 029 20449531

Job Description

Job-share arrangements considered for suitable candidates.

Closing date for applications is Friday 14 September 2018

Interview Date: TBC


 

Patient Transport Services Planning Coordinator

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 35 per week

Salary: £19,695 - £24,745 

St John Cymru is Wales’ leading first aid charity supported by commercial training, supplies and ambulance services.

We are seeking to appoint a Planning Coordinator for our Patient Transport Services (PTS). As a Planning Coordinator you will be required to assist the Contracts Officer in organising and scheduling transport tasks for Patient Transport Services and liaising with staff and hospital car drivers on a daily basis.

To be considered for this role it is essential that you have experience of working in the voluntary and service delivery sector and dealing with customers and suppliers.  You will be required to attend designated courses in order to conduct the duties of Emergency Transport Attendant (ETA) or Patient Transport Attendant (PTA) and to participate in the on call rota and be willing to work evenings and weekends if and when necessary. Ideally you will be educated to degree level in a relevant subject and hold a professional qualification equivalent to NVQ level 3/4. For full details of the role including the required personnel specification please download the job description

To apply please send your cv and cover letter to recruitment@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to People Services, St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

For more information contact Lynne Coles, Contracts Officer on 029 2044 9503. 

Job Description

Closing date for applications is Thursday 30th August 2018  

Interview Date to be confirmed

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.


  

Temporary Finance Administrator (x2) – 6 month contract

Accountable to: Financial Project Accountant  

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 35 hours per week

St John Cymru is Wales’ leading first aid charity. With over 4,000 volunteers and 200 staff supported by commercial training, event management and ambulance services, we are a complex and diverse group offering a really exciting challenge to the right person.

We are seeking to appoint two Temporary Finance Administrators, initially on a 6 month fixed term contract.  The Finance Administrator will work with the Volunteer Finance Team to provide an efficient transactional processing service to volunteers.

The focus of the role is to provide a hands on financial support to Divisional Finance Officers (DFOs) and Divisional Officers in Charge (DOICs) and County Teams, offering support and assistance if necessary.

To be considered for this role you will ideally have knowledge of basic financial procedures, policies and accounting code structures, preferably with experience in credit control and banking requirements. You will also be able to demonstrate the range of skills and abilities essential to effective financial administration and management reporting. For full details of the role including the required personnel specification please download the job description.

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@stjohnwales.org.uk. For more information contact Helen Smith, Director of Finance on 029 2044 9614.

Job Description

Closing date for applications: is Friday 24 August 2018

Interview Date: Tuesday 4 September 2018


 

Patient Care Assistant (PCA)

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 35 Per Week

Salary: £8.00 per hour, rising to £8.25 per hour after 12 months PDR/Competency dependant

St John Cymru is Wales’ leading first aid charity supported by commercial training, supplies and ambulance services.

Due to continued expansion St John Cymru we are currently seeking a number of Patient Care Assistants to support the growing Patient Transport Team in our various sites.

As a Patient Care Assistant 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 Cymru.

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

To apply, please submit your CV with a covering letter to recruitment@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Job Description

Closing date for applications is: 17 August 2018.

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.

 


 

Community Engagement Manager (Internal)

INTERNAL JOB - This vacancy is only available to St John Cymru employees, volunteers and agency workers currently engaged with the Organisation.

Salary: £23,988 - £27,775

Location: Cardiff

Hours: Full-time 35 hours per week

St John Cymru is seeking a motivated and experienced Community Engagement Manager.

As Community Engagement Manager you will manage all aspects of engaging with the community to promote the importance of learning first aid and coordinate community training courses to facilitate this.

We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits. You will be part of the training team tasked with teaching as many people as possible life saving skills. Applicants will be provided with additional training and on-going development opportunities.

St John Cymru 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 email your CV and covering letter to: recruitment@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; HR, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Job Description

Closing date for applications is: Wednesday 22nd August 2018

Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 4th September 2018.

Applicants who have not received a response by the 4th September should assume they have not been shortlisted.

 


 

Volunteer Vacancies


Health & Safety Advisor (Volunteer Role)

St John Cymru is Wales’ leading first aid charity. With over 4000 volunteers, we provide emergency first aid, deliver medical cover at events and train people of all ages in vital first aid skills, so they can make a difference in times of need.

Are you looking to utilise your Health and Safety (H&S) knowledge and experience to make a difference in the community?  The People Directorate at St John Cymru Wales is looking to introduce a forward thinking volunteer Health and Safety advisor specialist to their team. The charity portfolio is across Wales, with the National Headquarters in Cardiff. We are seeking a highly motivated volunteer Health and Safety Advisor specialist to help build on, promote and embed a positive safe and healthy culture across the charity.

The post holder will co-ordinate, support and advise St John on all aspects of H&S. Supporting the Director of People and the H&S Committee, we are looking for someone who will ensure all responsibilities associated with H&S within St John are adhered to and that good practice is appropriately shared. If you’re enthusiastic, hardworking and motivated by helping others to make a difference then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please send your current CV and cover letter to recruitment@stjohnwales.org.uk

For further details please download the role specification.

Role Description

Closing date for applications is: 19th August 2018

Please note: This voluntary role is an unpaid appointment and is non contractual.

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

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