First Aid Co-ordinator

Co-ordinates first aid facilities for helpers and children.

  • Either book an external agency (e.g. Red Cross or St John’s Ambulance) ahead of time or gather a team of qualified first aiders.
  • Check the qualifications of own first aiders for currency.
  • Ensure an adequate facility is established on site and that everyone knows where it is.
  • Ensure sufficient first aiders and resources are available at all times.
  • Ensure first aiders have appropriate access to any details of relevant medicals needs of children.
  • Ensure availability of transport should a child need to be taken to hospital.
  • Work with Registration Co-ordinator to ensure a robust system for handling any medications needed by children during the day.
  • Liaise with site office to organise collection of sick/injured children.