Badger and Cadet helper wanted

St John are on the hunt for adult volunteers to help out with our Badgers and Cadets groups. Our Cadets (10 to 18 year olds) and Badgers (6 to 10 year olds) meet weekly and work towards their first aid and other qualifications, as well as enjoying lots of fun …

Jon Beausire is honoured by The Queen

Jon Beausire, St John Ambulance & Rescue Service’s Chief Officer has been awarded The Queen’s Ambulance Medal (QAM) in the Queen’s Birthday honours list. This national ambulance service award for distinguished service is in recognition of Mr Beausire’s roles in both the UK and Guernsey and is awarded to only …

St John volunteer shortlisted for national award

Tom Burnett, a volunteer from St John, has been shortlisted in the “Volunteer of the year” category of the national St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes awards. These national awards celebrate the incredible stories of ordinary people who have used first aid to save a life and features nominees who have gone …

PHTLS qualification – Graham Le Maitre

Congratulations to our paramedic tutor Graham Le Maitre who’s been awarded a certificate in Prehospital Trauma Life Support following an intensive two day course ran by The Mountain Trauma Rescue Services. This globally recognised course emphasises the need for a rapid assessment of a critical trauma patient, treatment of shock …

Volunteers’ Week 2016

As part of Volunteer Week, St John community first responders Tom Burnett, Martin Proudlove-Gains and senior officer Dean de La Mare spoke to BBC Radio Guernsey about their roles in the service.They discussed how vital every minute is when responding to a casualty and how the services provided by St …