The British Red Cross helps millions of people in the UK and around the world to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, disasters and conflicts. We are part of the global Red Cross and Red Crescent humanitarian network and we refuse to ignore people in crisis.
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About the role - You will be supporting the event first aid team by maintaining and transporting equipment that is used at first aid events, setting up the equipment and supporting teams of volunteers during events. The role covers four main areas of work:
This role is suitable for volunteers who are interested in all, or only some of, the four areas listed above.
About the Team
British Red Cross volunteers are fully trained in advanced first aid to be ready to help at any occasion across the UK, from a community event to a stadium-sized rock concert. When accidents happen or illnesses take hold, their knowledge can be vital in saving lives or preventing further injury.
About the person
You need to have good interpersonal, diplomacy, communication and teamwork skills although full training can be given for any necessary technical requirements. We keep the service user at the heart of what we do, working to understand their needs and the difference we make. Also someone with:
Volunteer Benefits Include:
Tasks Included in this Role:
Minimum commitment level: Once a month
Start Date: 05-03-2018