Volunteering offers a range of benefits for people of all ages. From students looking for an after-school activity, new arrivals to the NT looking for a way to meet people or healthcare professionals who want to put their skills to use in a unique practical environment.
Volunteering with St John NT has opportunities for everyone to #CreateLearnGrow
St John NT plays an integral role in helping Northern Territory Major Events Company safely deliver our major events, which attract thousands of people to a variety of locations every year. St John NT supports our varied medical needs across our diverse portfolio, and the professionalism and skill the whole team provides form the foundation of a much-valued relationship.
What’s in it for you?
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“We look after you so you can look after others”
No matter where you live, or what you’ve learned along the way, you can make an incredible difference in your community by becoming a St John NT volunteer and learn life-saving skills.
St John NT have three levels of membership – Adult, Youth and Junior. Volunteer induction sessions are run once a month, for approximately two hours. As these are delivered online, they can be attended from any location.
Volunteers aged 18 years and older provide quality First Aid services to the Norther Territory’s wide range of events, shows, and festivals. Volunteers are provided with accredited First Aid training and have opportunities to gain additional accredited certificates including a Certificate II in Medical Service First Response and Certificate III in Basic Health Care.
Youths are invited to assist adult volunteers in First Aid services at events across the Territory. Youths are also offered accredited First Aid training and are able to build their skills by working alongside seasoned volunteers. St John NT provides unique opportunities for Youth members to practice their skills, such as the annual Youth Competitions and National Youth Competitions.
In 2019, St John NT won the national youth competitions!
Junior members are provided an introduction to First Aid and are able to attend events while accompanying an adult member. Junior members are able to learn about First Aid and experience the excitement of what First Aid Volunteers do.