About Us

St John WA is a charitable, non-profit, humanitarian organisation teaching first aid to the community, delivering the State's ambulance service while also shaping and leading the sector nationally.

St John WA has been servicing and operating as an integral part of the Western Australian community for more than 130 years. Our organisation is everchanging to better serve humanity and we couldn't do it without our committed team members and volunteers.


Our Purpose

To serve humanity and build resilient communities through the relief of sickness, distress, suffering and danger.

We do this by:

  •  Making first aid a part of everyone's life.
  • Delivering high-quality, cost-effective ambulance services to West Australians.
  • Providing appropriate, timely and equitable access into the health system for unscheduled care.


Our Aspiration

We will be there for you.

Connecting every Western Australian with care to benefit wellbeing and health by 2030.


Our Values





Lead with Heart

We champion inclusivity, kindness, respect, and open dialogue, driven by our deep passion for purpose.



Make it Better

We prioritise people and community, lead with continuous improvement, foster innovation, and maintain a focus on our overarching goal.


Think Team

We inspire and challenge each other to grow, leveraging our diversity to unite us as one strong St John WA team.



Walk the Talk

We uphold reliability, accountability, transparency, and unwavering integrity in all our actions.