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Ambulance Staff (Excluding Paramedics)

Ambulance staff transport sick, injured and convalescent persons and give first aid treatment in emergencies.

Entry Reqirements

Level 3 NVQ; A Levels

Typical Tasks

  • Replenishes medical supplies in ambulance as necessary.
  • Cleans and disinfects ambulance after use and carries out routine care of ambulance equipment.
  • Ascertains nature of injuries and provides first aid treatment.
  • Drives ambulance or accompanies driver to transport patients to hospitals or other treatment centres and homes.
  • Helps patients into and out of ambulance.

Desired Skills

Active Listening, Critical Thinking, Reading Comprehension, Learning Strategies, Active Learning, Speaking, Monitoring, Writing, Mathematics, Science

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