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Retained Emergency Responder

Job Ref: NW4386
Location: Kilchoan, Ardnamurchan
Salary: Band 3 pro rata
Job Type: A&E Ambulance Crew
Closing Date: Tuesday 8 April 2014
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Based at Kilchoan, Ardnamurchan.
We are seeking applications from people living in the Kilchoan area of Ardnamurchan to become part of an Emergency Responder Team in this West Coast rural Community.
Applications are invited from those with a previous Health Care Professional background. Training, Clinical Development and Certification to an Intermediate Skill Level qualification will be delivered and supported by the Scottish Ambulance Service and Clinicians.
Good communication skills and a UK driving license are essential for this position. Team working and enthusiasm to learn with a drive to deliver high quality care to patients in a rural community is key to this role.
The successful candidates will be paid at the NHS Band 3 grade, pro-rota hourly rate of £8.11 for training, rising to £9.63 for call outs (this is under review). Uniform and personal protective equipment will be provided.
For informal enquiries, please contact Alan Knox, Area Service Manager on 0141 810 6925 or
Application forms can be downloaded from our website and returned to Heather Watson, HR & Recruitment Administrator at . All relevant details are attached to the vacancy notice and should be carefully studied before applying.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 8 April 2014 at noon. If you have not heard from us within 4-6 weeks of the closing date then you should consider your application to have been unsuccessful at this time.