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Vacancies

People Advisor

Salary £19695 – £24795 pa plus benefits

Cardiff based

St John Cymru Wales is committed to the principle of ‘One St John’. We aim to provide outstanding people management to support our 160 employees and 4000+ volunteers.

The People Advisor will fulfil a key role in increasing the awareness of, and promoting good practice in, Human Resource Management, Health & Safety and Safeguarding in St John.

 They will use their knowledge and expertise to assist the HR Director in the following areas:

  • Employment law
  • Organisational development
  • Resourcing and talent planning
  • Learning and development
  • Performance and reward
  • Employee engagement
  • Employee relations
  • Health & safety

Another key function will be to support the National Safeguarding Manager to deliver the highest possible standards of safeguarding within St John to protect vulnerable persons and children.

They will also provide support with administration and processes.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to develop a career in people management, and who wants to make a real and lasting contribution to one of Wales’ leading charities. Experience of HR and/or safeguarding is desirable as is an appropriate professional qualification. Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Also necessary are good organisation and problem solving skills.

We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits.

St John Cymru-Wales is Wales’ 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 role specification.

To apply please download and complete the application form and return with a covering letter to Paul Thomas, HR Director, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB or email paul.thomas@stjohnwales.co.uk. For more information contact Paul on 029 20449533.

Closing date for applications 12th July 2015.

Applicants who have not received a response by the 19th July should assume they have not been shortlisted.

No agencies please.

Click here for the job description.

Click here for application form.


Community Fundraiser

We have an exciting position within the Fundraising Team at St John Cymru Wales for a Community Fundraiser.  We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with great people and organisational skills.  You will be the first point of contact in the fundraising team, with our members and the public.  You will be based in our Cardiff office, but will sometimes need to attend events at the weekend or in the evening.  This would be a great post for someone wishing to move into fundraising.   Salary range £15,655 to £18,685

Please complete the application from and return it to Alison Palfrey at alison.palfrey@stjohnwales.org.uk or by post to Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff, CF24 5PB.  Closing date for applications Monday 20th July.  

Click here to download the job description.

Click here to download an application form.

 

Volunteer Vacancies

Vacancy for Chairpersons – St John Cymru-Wales Councils

St John Cymru-Wales is the nation’s first aid charity. We believe that everyone who needs first aid should receive it.

We are looking for very special people to help us achieve our aims by chairing St John Cymru-Wales Councils in the following areas:

Brecknock 

Radnorshire

Accountable to the Prior for Wales, the successful applicant will lead their Council in growing the presence of St John, improving services in their respective County and play a critical role in fundraising to support the Charity’s aims. They will develop effective working relationships with the Lord Lieutenant (who is the President of the Council), County Commissioner, Trustees and Headquarters staff.

To apply for this senior vacancy, please submit the completed application form together with an expression of interest letter, outlining how your experience and expertise can be brought to bear to meet the requirements set out in the person specification, to:

Keith Dunn OBE, Chief Executive for St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB, or email laura.hughes@stjohnwales.org.uk

Closing date for applications will be the 21st June 2015.

Please click here to download the application form, and here for the role description/person specification.

If you require any further information then please do not hesitate to contact Keith Dunn on 02920 449644.

This voluntary role is an unpaid appointment and is non contractual.

Dyfed County


County Safeguarding Officer
Please click here for a full role description.

If interested, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for this role and a copy of your CV to Helen Butler, National Safeguarding Officer at helen.butler@stjohnwales.org.uk.


 

North Wales Region


Divisional Officer in Charge - Bangor Division
Please click here for a full role description

If interested in any of the above roles, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV to Barbara Rutherford, Regional Secretary, North Wales Region at chorltonville@yahoo.co.uk

Closing date for applications will be Friday 26th June 2015



Powys County

County Safeguarding Officers
Please click here for a full role description.

We have vacancies for 2 Safeguarding Officers in Powys County.  If interested, please send a letter of interest outlining why you believe you are suitable for this role and a copy of your CV to Helen Butler, National Safeguarding Officer at helen.butler@stjohnwales.org.uk.


 

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Beignon Close,
Ocean Way,
Cardiff
CF24 5PB

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