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People Manager (HR)

Location: Cardiff

Salary: Circa £17,428 (plus excellent benefits)

Position Title:  People Manager (job share)

Accountable to: Director of People       

Directly responsible for: Volunteer Member Services Officers, People Administrator (TBC)

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 21 hours per week (job-share)

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ first aid charity. With over 4,000 volunteers and 200 staff supported by commercial training, event management and ambulance services, we are a complex and diverse group offering a really exciting challenge to the right person.

The People Manager will be responsible for supporting the Director of People in the people management activity for St John Cymru Wales, covering employees and volunteers. This activity encompasses:

  • Human resources
  • Volunteer membership support
  • Health & safety

The focus of the role centres on implementing people management strategy and managing the People Directorate team, procedures and processes.

The People Manager will ensure that operational activity in the HR and Volunteering teams runs smoothly on a day-today basis. This will include effective resource planning, recruitment, employee/volunteer relations, performance management, administration, training and development.

To be considered for this role you will have experience in a senior generalist HR role. A relevant first degree or equivalent is required ideally and membership of CIPD. You will also be able to demonstrate the range of skills and abilities essential to effective HR including outstanding communication, influencing and interpersonal skills as well as a thorough knowledge of relevant legislation.

For full details of the role including the required personnel specification please download the job description.

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to Vedinee@stjohnwales.org.uk  For more information contact Vedinee Narayen, Director of People on 029 20449533.

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications is 4th March 2018

Interview Date: 13th March 2018

No agencies please.


 

 

Youth Support Officer

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 35 Per Week

Salary: £20,958; 2 Year Fixed Term

St John Cymru Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity. We deliver a comprehensive youth development programme to equip young people with life-long, transferrable skills. Young people are the lifeblood of our organisation with over 70% of our 3970 volunteers under the age of 25, convening weekly at more than 80 volunteer centres throughout Wales to develop their skills.  

The Youth Support Officer is a new addition to St John Cymru Wales’s National Youth Team. As the Youth Support Worker you will join a vibrant and dedicated team, supported by the Welsh Government’s National Voluntary Youth Organisations Grant. You will be responsible for guiding and supporting volunteer Youth Leaders in achieving positive outcomes for young people across Wales.

It is our ambition by 2022 to ensure that volunteering through St John Wales shall provide young people (aged 11-25), with an intuitive learning pathway into education, training or employment within health and social care careers. Within our provision, we will integrate a targeted youth support system in areas of identified deprivation, where 66% of our local units are based, to significantly improve the life chances and outcomes for young people residing from these communities and channelling them towards positive, onward destinations with additional skills, training and confidence.

The role involves providing administrative support to the existing Youth team and volunteers, as well as advice and direct volunteer support.

What we offer:

  • first aid and manual handling training
  • health benefits
  • an opportunity to gain experience and develop within a leading national charity
  • a chance to make a real difference to people’s lives and wellbeing

To apply, please download and complete an application form and submit to HR@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff, CF24 5PB.

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications is 6th March 2018  

Interviews to be held 14th or 15th March 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.

 


 

Donor Development Officer

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £23,988 - £27,522

Contract: Permanent

St John Cymru Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity. With over 4000 volunteers, we provide emergency first aid, deliver medical cover at events and train people of all ages in vital first aid skills so they can make a difference in times of need.

As the Donor Development Officer you will be responsible for developing and managing individual giving opportunities for St John Cymru Wales to maximise supporter recruitment, engagement and retention. Managing our Individual Giving programme, which includes door to door, face to face, direct mail and legacies, you will play a crucial role in achieving our ambitious fundraising targets in order to support organisational growth.

We’re looking for someone with proven experience of developing and managing successful individual giving campaigns to recruit, develop and retain donors and generate income from individual supporters. You will have strong analytical skills with extensive experience of CRM databases. You should have an in-depth knowledge of fundraising campaign practices, including project management, copy editing, data briefing, online cultivation and managing external agencies. A sound understanding of supporter care techniques and regulatory obligations is essential. Experience of using online platforms and social media platforms for fundraising would be desirable.

If you’re enthusiastic, hardworking and motivated by helping others to make a difference then we would love to hear from you.

For further details please download the role specification.

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return to HR@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications is Monday 26th February 2018

No agencies please.


 

Resource Co-ordinator

Salary £19,695 pro rata

Cardiff

Part Time 17.5 hours per week.

Hours will be Wednesday 1pm until 4.30pm, Thursday and Friday 8.30am until 4.30pm

St John Wales is seeking a motivated and qualified Resource Co-ordinator with a passion for organization and the aspiration to make a difference. The post holder will have experience in resource allocation and calendaring of diaries.

The ability to speak welsh will be an advantage.

We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits. You will be part of the commercial training team tasked with generating income in order to support the organisations charitable works as well as supporting the Charity’s vision of there being a First Aider in Every Home in Wales. Applicants will be provided with additional training and on-going development opportunities.

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ leading first aid charity. We believe that everyone who needs first aid should receive it. With 4,500 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 job description.

To apply, please email a copy of your CV to trainingjobs@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; HR, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff, CF24 5PB.

Closing date for applications is 23rd February 2018.

 Interviews are likely to be held the 2nd March 2018.

 No agencies please.

 Applicants who have not received a response by the 28th February 2018 should assume they have not been shortlisted.

 


 

Patient Care Assistant (PCA)

Location: Cardiff

Hours:  35 Per Week

Salary: £8.00 per hour, rising to £8.25 per hour after 12 months PDR/Competency dependant

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

Due to continued expansion St John Cymru-Wales are currently seeking a number of Patient Care Assistants to support the growing Patient Transport Team in our various sites.

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 submit your CV with a covering letter to Julie@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications is Friday 16th February 2018.  

Interviews to be held Monday 19th or Tuesday 20th February 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.


Patient Care Assistant

Location: Cardiff

Hours:  Adhoc (Casual basis)

Salary: £8.00 per hour, rising to £8.25 per hour after 12 months PDR/Competency dependant

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

Due to continued expansion St John Cymru-Wales are currently seeking a number of Patient Care Assistants to support the growing Patient Transport Team in our various sites.

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

Apply:

To apply, please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter and CV to Julie@stjohnwales.org.uk or post to; Human Resources, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB.

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications is Friday 9th February 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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Priory House,
Beignon Close,
Ocean Way,
Cardiff
CF24 5PB

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