East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust?

2.5Work/Life Balance
3.1Salary/Benefits
2.8Job Security/Advancement
2.4Management
2.4Culture
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A worthwhile and satisying job
Written by State Registered Paramedic (Current Employee) from Derby, Derbyshire on 11 October 2018
A typical day at work involves responding to emergency calls as they come in to our main control centre, calls can range vastly from accidents to longer standing problems which patients feel the need to contact the ambulance service about. As a paramedic it is my job to respond to these and decide on the appropriate coarse of treatment and action to - more... be taken, this could be a trip to the local accident and emergency department or it could be to arrange a GP visit.
The type of job I do cannot be learned in a classroom, life experience is essential for this job and I am continually learning whic ... - less
ProsProviding an essential service to the community
ConsLong shifts which sometimes can be quite mentally draining
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