Careers with St John NT
EOI Casual Qualified Paramedic

Location:
Darwin  
Employment Type:
CA - Casual  
Department:
Darwin Operations
Salary:
Casual Rate
Supporting Documentation:

St John Ambulance Australia (NT) Inc. (St John NT) is the Territory’s leading provider in emergency medical response and preparedness. We have a mission to save lives and build community resilience to improve the safety and healthcare for all Territorians.    We do this by providing a range of services from ambulance services under contract to the Northern Territory Government, coordination of emergency medical responses, event health services and first aid assistance at community and major events through to nationally accredited first aid training, community education and first aid products and equipment.

Our Paramedics are among the best and we are building on that proud tradition to be the best ambulance service in Australia.  That takes enthusiasm, individual commitment and hard work, some of the qualities essential in all our Paramedics.

Casual Paramedics will assist with the busy event season Territory wide with providing pre-hospital care at a number of major events ranging from Supercars, Bass in the Grass, Campdrafts and Rodeos as well as many other events and work on-road to provide efficient and competent treatment and transportation of the sick and injured.

The minimum application requirements include:
•Degree in Paramedical Science from a Council of Ambulance Authorities (CAA) approved University
•Current registration through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
•A current Authority to Practice with a CAA approved Emergency Ambulance Service or recognised Ambulance Service from a regulatory system
•Previous experience in a similar position.
 
Essential characteristics of a Paramedic include:
•Good communications skills
•Strong ability to work within a team
•Quick decision making
•Adaptable
•Fit and healthy
•Ability to work under pressure

 
Register your interest now and experience the outback adventure, welcoming attitude and laid-back outdoor lifestyle in the Northern Territory.