Medical First Response Volunteer

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

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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:
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.
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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
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Organization NameSt John Ambulance, Hanover, Grey Bruce Huron Branch
Office Phone519-364-7004
Toll Free Phone1-800-337-4228
Address & Map
316 5th St
Hanover, ON N4N 0A7
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