CPR Champion

  • VO90670


Description

You will get the opportunity to attend various events within your local area with other St John Scotland CPR Champions and CPR Leads ensuring that participants are equipped to undertake potentially lifesaving bystander CPR according to current policies, regulations and protocol. You will also be trained on demonstrating defibrillator usage to participants.

Organisation aims and objectives

St John Scotland is the charity working to create a caring Scotland where more of us will survive a health crisis to live longer, and better. Our services are delivered by dedicated teams of volunteers, working in the heart of communities across the country. Whether providing CPR training, increasing public access to defibrillators, being Community First Responders or transporting patients to hospitals, St John Scotland is there when it matters most. We believe when we work together, we can save lives.

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Frequency and commitment details

regular volunteering sessions chosen around own availability during the week.

Restrictions

Experience required: - Outgoing and welcoming personality, willing to interact with a great variety of individuals - Ability to organise own transport to the locations of the different events -Be able to commit for a period of at least 6 months -Knowledge of current CPR guidance desirable
Travel details: volunteers organise their own travel to and from volunteering opportunities around their local area.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: reasonable volunteer travel expenses paid inline with the St John Scotland Volunteer Expenses Policy
Training details: - You will be provided with the necessary training to deliver Bystander CPR training. This will be conducted by attending a ‘CPR Champion Awareness’ event organised by St John Scotland. - Ongoing support is offered by the CPR Lead and the St John Scotland Volunteer Development Officer -Other volunteer training opportunities are offered as part of your role

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