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Medical First Responder

Organization: St. John Ambulance
Location: Grande Prairie
Cause: Health & Wellness
Commitment/Type: Part Time



To enable Canadians to improve their health, safety and quality of life by providing training and community service.

Service Delivery Department and/or Program: Community Outreach

Position/Title: Medical First Responder


The provision of first aid coverage at public events, as authorized by the SJA Centre Community Service Coordinator.

Reports To: Community Service Coordinator

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Successfully complete the national training requirement, Medical First Responder (or equivalent) and maintain certification requirements
  • Provision of first aid services to the level of authorized SJA volunteer training
  • Successfully complete annual CPR recertification
  • Successfully complete annual continuing education modules as per training directive and any additional training as needed based on area
  • Attend unit meetings as required
  • Arrive at duties on time and properly attired as outlines in the SJA Volunteer Dress Code
  • Be prepared for public duties with adequate SJA supplies as per the provincial Member Supply List
  • Professional demeanor and confidentiality of information is required at all times.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Meet all screening requirements as per St. John Ambulance (SJA) policy
  • Current Standard First Aid certificate with Adult/Child/Infant CPR (pre-requisite for MFR training)
  • Successful completion of the Medical First Responder (MFR) training program within 1 year of application date
  • Maintain training and skill level required
  • 16 years of age or older

Time Commitment:

  • Flexible

Required Training & Development:

  • Training is provided free of cost. Contact for more information

For more information

Contact Name: Jody Peakman
Phone Number: 780-532-1012 Ext 4104
Website URL: http://www.sja.ca


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