Head of Legal

St John Ambulance
St John Ambulance is the charity that steps forward in the moments that matter, to save lives and keep communities safe. All of its charitable work is entirely funded by donations, and it is a market leader in the provision of workplace training, first aid supplies and event and ambulance services.

Reporting to the Finance & Corporate Services Director, the new Head of Legal will focus on partnering with the organisation’s leaders to support their decision-making, and helping with the organisation’s governance. You will also act as Company Secretary in support of our executive team and trustees, manage our information governance function and bring the best of data practices to St John. Managing any litigation involving St John and representing us in any coroner’s inquests are also part of the role.

Download the candidate brief to find out about the role.

To make an application, please click on the apply now button below, with the following prepared:

  • your CV (no more than three sides)
  • a short supporting statement (maximum two sides) that sets out why you are interested in joining our organisation, and in this role
  • we would be grateful if you would also tell us your current salary details and any dates when you are not available to attend interview.

Closing date
Monday 16th March 2020

Agreement of the longlist
Thursday 19th March 2020

Preliminary interviews (in London)
w/c 23rd March 2020

Agreement of the final shortlist
w/c 30th March 2020

References taken up for shortlisted candidates and a chance to meet key stakeholders / visit the offices
Following agreement of the shortlist

Final interviews
Mid-April 2020