Medical First Response Volunteer

(St John Ambulance, Hanover, Grey Bruce Huron Branch)

Position ID: V-GRE0073 Last Modified: 22 May 2019 Last Full Update: 22 May 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactChris Motsch, Training Coordinator, St. John Ambulance Grey Bruce Huron; Phone: 519-364-7004 * 1-800-337-4228; Fax: 519-364-7061; Email: chris.motsch@on.sja.ca
DutiesMake a difference in our community by providing onsite first aid at local community events. Use your first aid skills, or develop them with hands-on training, and in the field patient care.
More Info Linkwww.sja.ca
BenefitsContribute to community well being; excellent resume builder for those entering healthcare field, policing or fire; work with dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers; annual volunteer recognition ceremony; opportunities for leadership development. 
Advanced first aid training and uniform provided.
ClientsBusinesses required to train staff in first aid & CPR; individuals; community organization's; residents of long term care homes; schools; colleges
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Individuals
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Committees ; Emergency & Response ; Health Care ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Medical Assistance ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year) ; Volunteers are required to contribute a minimum of 40 hours of frontline service to remain a qualified Medical First Response provider.
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours40
Dates and TimesWednesday: Evening (bi-weekly meetings)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown ; Accessibility will depend on the venue where first aid has been requested.
Number of PositionsBruce County: 15 individual(s) ; Grey County: 15 individual(s) 
 
30 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationMust be able to get to bi-weekly meetings in Hanover or Owen Sound and base for duty coverage.
CostPolice Records Check & VSS not covered by organization. Training and uniform are provided free of charge.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector Screening is required.
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
Organization NameSt John Ambulance, Hanover, Grey Bruce Huron Branch
Office Phone519-364-7004
Toll Free Phone1-800-337-4228
Fax519-364-7061
E-Mailgrey.bruce.huron@on.sja.ca
Websitewww.sja.ca
Address & Map
316 5th St
Hanover, ON N4N 0A7