North West
£21909 - £28462 per annum
17 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
North of England
Silvia Fernandes- Martins
Job Type
The North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust is looking for a paramedic to join their team.
NWAS Trust is the second largest ambulance trust in England, providing services to a population of seven million people in Manchester, Cumbria and Lancashire.

NWAS Trust Facts & Figures:

-Employs over 4,900 staff
-Accounts for 16% of all national activity (999)
-Has an annual income of £252 million
-Has three emergency control centres and two patient transport control centres and two North West NHS -111 Contact Centres
-Is, along with Urgent Care and OOH partners, the largest provider of the NHS 111 nationally - in terms of calls received and area covered
-Triages over 1 million NHS 111 calls a year
-Has over 1,000 emergency and non-emergency vehicles operate in the region
-Receives over 1.1 million emergency calls each year
-Emergency crews attend over 952,000 incidents each year
-Makes in excess of 1 million patient transport journeys each year.
-    12 weeks of training
-    Salary Band 5 (£21,692-£28,180 depending of experience )
-    Health and Well-being programmes
-    Child care vouchers
-    Cycle to work scheme
-    Annual Staff recognition awards
-    Access to a range of NHS discounts
-    Study leave for sponsored courses
-    Career break scheme
-    Flexible working options
-    27 days of paid holiday
-    Standard week is 37.5h with opportunity to work overtime

Requirements of the position:
-   Driving licence category C (or provisional C)
-   Good level of English language
-   Be qualified as a Paramedic 

If this is the opportunity for you or someone you know please contact me on [1] or click "apply"