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Ambulance Care Assistants

Posted on Feb 20, 2019 by SmartList

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Ambulance Care Assistants

Basic salary: £17,460 - £18,702 pa plus shift allowances

Hours: f/t 37.5 pw

We are recruiting Ambulance Care Assistants for those looking for a Non-Emergency driving role!

If you enjoy helping people and have a caring nature, come and join our teams at our stations within Buckinghamshire. You'll be part of the Patient Transport Service in our well-structured and challenging organisation.

As an Ambulance Care Assistant, you have a crucial driving role within South Central Ambulance Service. You will be collecting and transferring patients from their home or healthcare setting to attend pre-arranged appointments, including hospital admission. We are looking for warm, welcoming and friendly people who can reassure our patients and provide a high level of professional transport service.

Based in Buckinghamshire, you will join part of our successful patient focused team. This role is ideal for those looking for their first patient facing role to gain knowledge of SCAS and become equipped for further opportunities within the Trust.

We are looking for applicants with:
  • Experience of working in a customer or patient care role.
  • A full current driving licence (with B category and no more than 3 points for speeding)
  • An ability to commit to a three week, full time training program (paid) based at our Newbury Resource and Education Centre and ongoing shift work.
This is a driving role in a medium van-sized vehicle with manual transmission. Check out our video by copying and pasting the following link in to your internet browser:youtu.be/eE4e_oQZUko

In return, we can offer
  • Full-time work
  • All staff have the option of contributing to the excellent NHS Pension Scheme.
  • Annual leave entitlement is 27 days at first, rising to 33 days after 10 years service.
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Access to apply for continuing professional development
  • Access to apply for other educational qualifications
  • Occupational Health support along with an Employee Assistance Program
  • Unsocial hours allowance dependant on the hours worked.
Shift patterns vary across stations, depending on the requirements of the service.

To apply, please click on the apply link

Closing date: 3 March 2019

Reference: 650579755