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Salary £40400 – £50500 pa plus excellent benefits
The Director of Finance is responsible for delivering a first class financial service to all internal and external stakeholders, supporting managers and Trustees to make informed decisions.
You will have full responsibility for all aspects of St John Cymru-Wales’ finances and accounting for all activities including its trading subsidiaries.
Reporting to the Chief Executive, and in close co-operation with your colleagues on the senior management team, you will play a critical role in the overall strategic, financial and operational development of the charity.
Leading a busy and dedicated team, you will ensure appropriate and effective accounting controls and procedures are in place. You will also manage the charity’s corporate services including IT, facilities and property.
This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to make a real and lasting contribution to one of Wales’ leading charities. To be successful you will need to be professionally qualified with excellent financial, business and people skills. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a charity but could be someone who has never worked in this sector before but has a specific desire to do so. Commercial experience is a distinct bonus. Proven ability in effective line management is also essential for this role.
We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits.
St John Cymru-Wales is the country's leading first aid charity. We believe that everyone who needs first aid should receive it. With 4,200 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 role specification.
To apply please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter to Gwyneth Speller, PA to Chief Executive, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information contact Keith Dunn, Chief Executive on 029 20449643
Closing date for applications 16th March 2014.
Applicants who have not received a response by the 28th March should assume they have not been shortlisted.
No agencies please.
£17,170 - £22,220
The position of Trainer at The Priory headquarters in Cardiff is open for application.
St John Wales, the country’s leading first aid charity, is looking to recruit a trainer to join the commercial training team. As part of the commercial training team you will be aiding the continuation of St John Wales’ charitable works, as all profits generated are gift aided back to the charity.
The position will be based in our Cardiff NHQ. The post holder requires a teaching qualification and proven experience in First Aid and/or Health and Safety subjects, along with excellent communication skills.
Please click here to see Job Description and Person Specification. This position offers excellent terms and conditions. Applicants will be provided with additional training and ongoing development opportunities.
If interested, please send a copy of your CV to Debbie@stjohnwales.org.uk
The closing date for applications is Monday 10th March 2014, with interviews likely to commence the week of 17th March 2014.
The Cardiff and Vale County is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to undertake the role of Duties Co-ordinator. This role is pivotal in dealing with clients requesting duty provision across the County.
The applicant will need to be computer literate in a number of software packages, and be available to deal with clients on the phone which will be supplied. The successful applicant will be required to work closely with the County Operations and Finance teams.
Please click here for a full role description. If interested, send a letter outlining your experience to Stephen Allen, County Commissioner for Cardiff and Vale County. Closing date for applications will be 17th March 2014. For further information please contact the Commissioner on 07751961358.
Wesser limited are currently looking for candidates to work as part of our national teams raising financial support for St John Cymru-Wales & St John Ambulance.
The role involves joining one of our many teams around the UK and fundraising on a door to door basis to generate funds that help local projects and charitable activities.
As relocation is required, Wesser provides fully furnished accommodation to a very high standard, ensuring a great place to relax at the end of a hard working day. A company car is also provided to each team.
Our teams work on a full time basis to secure the best possible number of supporters and funds for the charity.
The ideal candidate will be tenacious, motivated and driven to earn good money as well as support a great cause. Development and progression will always be made available for high achievers.
All of our fundraisers are provided with an excellent performance payment structure with a guaranteed hourly rate. On target earnings of £1500 per month.
To help you find your feet in the job, Wesser provides a comprehensive training package focused on ethical fundraising, personal development and leadership skills.
Apply now! You will be redirected to a quick and easy application form or to fast track your application call our recruitment hotline on 01462 704865.
Applicants will be contacted within 48 hours of submitted application.
St John Cymru-Wales, Wales’ leading first aid charity is seeking a qualified Paramedic to assist in advancing the work of Paramedic personnel within the organisation, offer support to qualified and student clinicians and play an active role in clinical governance on a national level.
This role is an acting appointment and for a period of 9 months.
The expectation is that the role is likely to require approximately 5 days of commitment per month.
For more information, click here for a full role description. If interested, an expression of interest highlighting why you would be suitable for this role and an up-to-date copy of our CV should be sent to Paul Thomas, Director of HR via email: email@example.com
The closing date for applications will be Monday 10th March 2014.
This role is an unpaid appointment and is non-contractual.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised individual with a passion for supporting others to become our Skills 4 Life Lead Volunteer.
Skills 4 Life is a project created to help address the skills and employability issues faced by people across Wales. The service provides employment-related support and gives those who are unemployed new opportunities to help them get into work.
The role will involve supporting the ‘Skills 4 Life’ Access Programme with people aged 16+ and providing advice and assistance to participants on key matters relating to the project.
The key duties include understanding the project aims, helping to establish and maintain positive working relationships with participants and organisations, helping to set up and deliver training sessions, attending events and presentations as necessary (these may be out of normal office hours) and undertaking any other reasonable tasks requested by the project manager – including admin tasks.
We are looking for enthusiastic candidates with a passion for supporting others to provide short training sessions in various subjects to participants of the exciting Skills4Life project.
Skills4Life is a project created to help address the skills and employability issues faced by people across Wales. The service provides employment-related support and gives those who are unemployed new opportunities to help them get into work.
For more information visit our Skills4Life page here or contact Jannine Nicholas via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone, 07584701336.
This position is open for all to apply.
We are looking to fill the position of Voluntary Divisional Youth Leader in Treharris. For a full role description, please click here
Please submit an expression of interest letter outlining how you meet each point in the skills and qualifications section along with a copy of your CV to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for Volunteer Cadet Leaders for the Griffithstown, Caldicot and Bargoed Divisions. To apply for these roles, please contact John Mcstay - Deputy County Commissioner on email@example.com