St John’s mission is to prevent and relieve sickness and injury, and to act to enhance health and well-being of people of all races and creeds anywhere in New Zealand. St John is a charitable organisation with a volunteer ethos. It operates independently of Government and business, and serves communities throughout New Zealand by delivering an extensive range of services and products in the health and health-related fields. These services and products include: * Emergency and non-emergency ambulance services for approximately 90% of New Zealand's population. * Emergency care and first aid at public events * Friendship and support over the phone to the lonely and the housebound * Transport for people to their health appointments * First aid training and health-related products and services to the community. * Youth Programme for 6 - 18 year olds to learn first aid, health care, self-discipline and general life skills in their communities.
Volunteer at this dynamic youth programme for 8 - 18 year olds with a focus on teaching young people first aid, health care, leadership and life skills.
St John op Shop volunteers contribute to the smooth daily running of the Community Store by providing a high level of quality customer service that meets the needs of the customers.