Mobile Testing Unit operator by the van

Vacancies: Mobile Testing Unit (MTU) Operatives

The Scottish Ambulance Service is recruiting for operatives to work in our Mobile Testing Units (MTU) which are situated across the country.

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New data reveals the numbers of attacks on ambulance staff

There have been over 500 verbal or physical assaults on the Scottish Ambulance Service’s staff by members of the public between January 2020 and October 2021, new data from the Service has revealed.


Mum gives thanks on World Prematurity Day: “I was so overwhelmed by their kindness”

A Mum has sent a heartfelt thanks to the Scottish Ambulance Service Neonatal Team and A and E crew who helped her after her son was born seven weeks early.

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Increasing our staffing to ease ongoing pressures

The Scottish Ambulance Service is accelerating recruitment of new staff over the coming weeks with 356 front line paramedics, technicians and ambulance care assistants being deployed over winter and into early spring.

Vaccination bus in the Highlands

SAS’s flu vaccination bus is targeting the Highlands

School students in the Highlands are being offered easy access to the flu vaccination, through the Scottish Ambulance Service’s drop-in vaccination bus.