3 St John volunteers at a stall

Availability Details

This role is flexible around you.

Venue Address

St John House
Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom

Areas covered
Support and Training

Expenses Reimbursed


We’re looking for individuals who can attend community family fun days, or look after information stands and spread the word and represent St John Ambulance in their local community.

You’ll contact your local community centres, libraries, parish halls and other places where you can set up an information table and talk to members of the public about St John Ambulance and ways they can get involved and support through fundraising.

Or, you can represent St John Ambulance by hosting a St John Ambulance fundraising stand. You’ll contact craft and Christmas fairs, shopping centres, markets and ask if you can have a table/stand. At Christmas, why not ask if you can have a Christmas wrapping station at your local shopping centre? We’ll provide you with guidance on quick and fun games you can play at your stand to draw in the crowds.

Skills needed

Ability to communicate effectively verbally with a wide range of people
Enthusiasm for the work of St John Ambulance and ability to model our values
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with a wide range of people
Knowledge of your local community (optional)
Experience in fundraising or event organisation (optional).

Benefits for the Volunteer

Welcome programme introducing you to the project & wider charity
Training in appropriate SJA policies
St John Safeguarding training relevant to your role
Out of pocket expenses.
You will gain invaluable experience in fundraising and community engagement.
You will also know your efforts are helping to fun St Johns mission to save lives through first aid.

Register your interest
Your details will be passed onto the organisation offering this volunteer opportunity so that they can contact you directly with more information. Anonymised information will be kept for monitoring purposes.