Make a difference in your community by encouraging others to learn life saving skills
Becoming a Community Champion is a great way to begin your involvement with St John Ambulance.
You’ll support us by promoting first aid skills within your community and encouraging others to become Community Champions too.
You’ll help others to become confident using first aid, ready when they need it most.
All you need to do is register with us so we can give you regular bulletins of information throughout the year, and pledge to do some community actions. These could be:
You will also have the opportunity to attend different talks and workshops furthering your knowledge.
As an associate of St John Ambulance, you would not be required to wear the full uniform or take a DBS check.
Our Community Champion programme will be running in the following areas. These areas have been identified as ones which would most benefit from our support:
London and south: Bexley, Bromley, Greenwich, Lewisham, Croydon, Sutton, Kingston, Merton, Wandsworth, Lambert, Southwark, Havering, Barking & Dagenham, Newham, Lower Hamlets, Camden, Islington, Hackney, Haringey, Enfield, Waltham Forest, Redbridge
East: Norwich, Southend, Clacton, Colchester
West: Birmingham, Bristol
If you are from one of these areas and are interested in becoming a Community Champion but would like to discuss the role further before applying, please register your interest.
Raise awareness of the importance of first aid in the local community and organise first aid workshops
Minimum time commitment: Flexible
Previous volunteering experience needed: • Ideal for those who are new to first aid • No previous first aid experience required
|Role||Minimum time commitment||Qualification level|
Community ChampionRaise awareness of the importance of first aid in the local community and organise first aid workshops
|Flexible||• Ideal for those who are new to first aid • No previous first aid experience required|
If you want to help save lives in your community, we’d love you to join our team. Whatever you enjoy doing,and however much time you can commit, there’s a volunteer role for you.