Current Community First Responder Schemes

South West

  • Ardfern
  • Braehead
  • Carradale
  • Craobh Haven
  • Dalbeattie
  • Dervaig - Mull
  • Drummore
  • Garelochhead/Roseneath Peninsula
  • Garnock Valley
  • Gatehouse of Fleet
  • Iona - Mull
  • Isle of Luing 
  • Largs
  • Lochgoilhead
  • Moffat
  • North Arran - Lochranza and Pirnmill
  • Neilston and Uplawmoor
  • Port William
  • Ross of Mull
  • South Arran
  • Tobermory - Mull
  • Troon
  • Ulva Ferry - Mull
  • West Aran
     

 South East

  • Armadale
  • Ayton
  • Bathgate
  • Bilston
  • Bo'ness
  • Coburnspath
  • Dunbar
  • Duns
  • Eyemouth  
  • Humbie
  • Innerleithen
  • Linlithgow
  • Newcastleton
  • Newton St Boswells/St Boswells
  • North Berwick
  • Oldhamstock
  • Peebles
  • Penicuik
  • Roslin
  • South Queensferry
  • Tranent
  • Tweedsmuir
  • Walkerburn
  • West Linton
  • Whitburn
     

West Central

  • Airdrie
  • Bothwell/Uddingston
  • Cambuslang
  • Clydesdale
  • Forth
  • Lanark
  • Larkhall
  • Milngavie
  • Newton Mearns
  • Stonehouse
  • Strathaven
     

East Central

  • Aberfeldy
  • Arbroath
  • Auchterarder
  • Brechin
  • Bridge of Earn
  • Broughty Ferry
  • Buchanan
  • Burntisland 
  • Carnoustie
  • Comrie
  • Dunblane
  • East Neuk
  • Forfar
  • Forth Valley (Recruitment is currently closed for this scheme)
  • Johnshaven
  • Kinloch Rannoch
  • Kinross
  • Kirriemuir
  • Laurencekirk  
  • Monifieth
  • Perth
  • Saline 
  • Trossachs Search and Rescue
  • Wellbank
     

North West

  • Acharacle
  • Lochaline
  • Achiltibuie
  • Kinlochleven
  • Kyle of Lochalsh
  • Spean Bridge
  • Torridon
  • Isle of Skye – Waternish
  • Isle of Skye – Glendale
     

Small Isles

  • Isle of Eigg
  • Isle of Muck

 

North East

 

  • Thurso
  • Kinbrace
  • Helmsdale
  • Rosehall
  • Cromarty
  • Drumnadrochit
  • Newtonmore

 

Grampian

  • Aberdeen – British Red Cross
  • Aberdeen - Trinity Centre - employees of Trinity Centre only
  • Banchory
  • Banff and MacDuff
  • Bridge of Don and Danestone
  • Ellon (currently full)
  • Fraserburgh
  • Inverurie
  • Newmachar
  • Pitmedden
  • Stonehaven
  • Strathdon & Towie
  • Tarland & Mid Deeside
  • Westhill & Kingswells
     

Western Isles

  • Isle of Lewis – Uig
  • Isle of Lewis – Point
  •  Isle of Lewis – South Lochs
  • Isle of Lewis – Ness
  • Isle of Lewis – Carloway
  • Isle of Lewis – Loch Roag (previously Breasclete)
  • Isle of Lewis – Shawbost
  • Isle of Harris – Harris (Tarbert)
     

Shetland

  • Brae
  • Sandwick (new scheme recruiting)
  • Bixter (new scheme recruiting)
     

Orkney

  • Stromness
  • Graemsay
  • West Mainland (new scheme recruiting)

 

Scottish Ambulance Service Co-Responder Schemes

Co-Responders’ are First Responders within either Police or Fire Services working in partnership with the Scottish Ambulance Service.

  • Police Scotland – Rothesay, Dunoon and Isle of Arran
  • Scottish Fire and Rescue Service – Braemar and Maud

Please send an email to nrrdadmin@nhs.net  for more information about becoming a Community First Responder in any of these areas. Please note that the following areas do not have any  vacancies at the moment:

  • Largs
  • Moffat
  • Neilston & Uplawmoor
  • Forth Valley
  • Ellon