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WHY VOLUNTEER WITH ST JOHN NT?

We are now recruiting passionate volunteers who are ready to build their story.

St John NT offers a unique range of opportunities and experiences to our volunteers, as it recognises, rewards, develops and nurtures the growth of everyone.

At St John NT, we promote self-learning and development. When you volunteer with us, you will have the opportunity to learn life-saving skills, attend amazing events and make lifelong friendships. No matter where you live in the Northern Territory, you can build your story and make a positive impact in the community by becoming a St John NT volunteer.

We offer a wide range of volunteer opportunities, from keeping Territorians safe at major NT events, to teaching first aid in schools, to logistics and planning roles. St John NT has something for everyone! Check out our volunteer booklet for more information.

No experience necessary! Sign up today

Want to know more? Email volunteers@stjohnnt.asn.au or call (08) 8922 6205

When you volunteer with St John NT...


You will be given the opportunity to:

  • Learn life-saving skills from experienced and knowledgeable experts in the medical field
  • Make life-long friendships with likeminded people
  • Be part of exciting community, cultural, sporting and music events across the Northern Territory
  • Work with our professional paramedics
  • Become a part of the Territory’s response to emergencies
  • Have exposure to employment pathways
  • Make a difference in your community

You will get:

  • Nationally recognised First Aid training in Provide First Aid and Advanced First Aid
  • St John Ambulance Australia uniform
  • Pathway to further your knowledge and skills by completing nationally accredited training
  • National and international recognition for your volunteering and community contribution
  • Discounts on First Aid products and vehicle servicing from the St John Ambulance NT Workshops located in Darwin and Alice Springs.

“We look after you so you can look after others”

Becoming a volunteer

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, Cadet 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.

Adults – 18+

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.

Adult Volunteers

Cadets – 11 to 17 years old

Cadets are invited to assist adult volunteers in First Aid services at events across the Territory. Cadets 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 Cadet members to practice their skills, such as the annual Cadet Competitions and National Cadet Competitions.

In 2019, St John NT won the national cadet competitions!

Cadet Volunteers

Juniors – 8 to 10 years old

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.

Junior Volunteers

Looking for more information? Check out our volunteer information packet

Ready to become a volunteer? Contact us today or volunteers@stjohnnt.asn.au or call 1300 ST JOHN.

To find out more about St John First Aid Event Coverage, click here.

St John Ambulance Australia (NT) Inc.
Volunteer First Aid Services

PO Box 40221, Casuarina, NT 0811
50 Dripstone Road Casuarina NT

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