ID: 4730

Volunteer Ambulance Officers

Emergency Response Regular - more than 6 months Esperance WA

About this opportunity

Are you: Interested in clinical and community-based volunteer work? Over the age of 18 and hold an unencumbered Australian driver's license? Able to easily work solo but also as part of a team? Physically able to perform CPR?

Then St John could use your help!

The Volunteer Ambulance Officer role involves:

  • participating in the sub-centre roster to attend ambulance jobs (this includes both emergency situations and routine patient transfers);
  • attending public events to provide first aid services;
  • attend training regularly to maintain skills;
  • completing accurate records for ambulance calls; and
  • completing general duties associated with maintaining vehicles and the sub centre to the required standard.

Resilient communities are founded on the idea of reciprocity – giving back and looking out for one another in times of need. St John Volunteers do just that - they help keep their communities strong. No role has a greater meaning than one that can change the life of a friend or loved one.

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Driver's Licence (C) . Heavy Lifting . Medical Check *. National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Provide First Aid Course completed with St John (Provided at no cost). Medically & physically fit. Able to remain calm under pressure. Able to communicate effectively and respectfully with people from diverse backgrounds.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Minimum commitment is 60 hours annually - this equates to 1 shift plus training per month.

Type of work
  • Safety & Emergency Services

2 full days + 8hr driving course - broken into modules. Some online study necessary. Time flexible.


Free ambulance cover for yourself, spouse and dependants, as specified by St John.