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Patient Care Assistant (PCA)

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 35 per week

Salary: £8.00 per hour

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

We are currently seeking a number of Patient Care Assistants to support the growing Patient Transport Team. Areas to cover will be South Wales working from Norbury Road, Fairwater Cardiff.

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.

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 download and complete the application form, with covering letter and email to: or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Application Form

Closing date for applications is 28th November 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.

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St John Cymru Wales
Priory House,
Beignon Close,
Ocean Way,
CF24 5PB

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Company number 5071073
Registered in England & Wales
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