Volunteer Healthcare Professionals

howtovol3St. John Ambulance are always looking for additional healthcare professionals and allied health professionals to join our team of volunteers. Here at St. John Ambulance we offer a wide range of opportunities to these professionals, including students of these professions.

Healthcare professionals in St. John Ambulance range from emergency medical technicians, paramedics, advanced paramedics, nurses, doctors as well as occupational therapists and radiographers and much more.

Our healthcare professionals play an important role operationally, at local and large events such as concerts and sports events, and at major venues such as the Aviva Stadium, Croke Park, the RDS and many more.

By volunteering with St. John Ambulance, you will:

  • Get an opportunity to attend local events in your community and also larger national events.
  • Gain experience caring for patients in the pre-hospital setting
  • See your skills being used in a different environment
  • Support and offer your expertise to other volunteers
  • Be able to network and meet other healthcare professionals
  • Enhance patient care
  • Be in a position to assist our training and development department with education programmes.
  • Learn new skills such as event and medical centre management and much more.

If you are interested in joining our team and seeing your skills being used in a different light, then why not complete this form and our national volunteer coordinator will contact you with some more information on volunteering.

Volunteer Group Form

Headquarters contact details

St John Ambulance Ireland
29 Upper Leeson Street
Dublin 4
D04 PX94

tel: (0)1 668 8077

For local division contact details, please click here.

Donate to us

We receive no State funding. We are entirely dependent on contributions from the public and donations made to the Organisation for services rendered by our volunteer members.

All donations, however small, are therefore greatly appreciated.

Volunteer with us

We are always looking for bright and enthusiastic people who enjoy team work and want to learn new skills.

St John Ambulance is made up of volunteers from every walk in life, from those professionally involved with pre-hospital care to people who had no previous experience of first aid prior to joining the organisation.