Paediatric & Adult Critical Care Transfer Service Vacancies

September 2019

Job Description

Location Medical Services are working in partnership with an NHS Ambulance Service Trust and a hospital CCG to pilot an innovative Paediatric Critical Care Transfer Ambulance service.

The service will operate from our base in Shepperton (and working shifts will start and end there) with the primary deployment on behalf of a Children’s Hospital in Surrey, providing paramedic led transport for Children (Within agreed criteria and within paramedic scope of practice, or with specialist escorts).

When not required on this commitment, the crew may be deployed to Cat 3 & 4 GP urgent ambulance requests in the local area or adult inter-hospital critical care transport operations within the trust operating area.

As the priority is maintaining availability for paediatric operations, the vehicle will not be widely used for “front line” emergency ambulance operations.

Shifts will be: 0800-2000 and 1400-0200

We require experienced (minimum 4 years post registration) HCPC Paramedics, EMT’ & ECA’s to work regular (based around “4 on 4 off” pattern) shifts - and to build up experience in specialist transport operations and foster an excellent working relationships with the commissioning hospital paediatrics and adult A&E, HDU & ITU departments.

Job Type: Initial term 6 months - ongoing work expected

Hourly rate:

Paramedics

Days £22.50 /h *

Enhanced rates 2200-0600 & Weekends

IHCD Technicians

Days £17.50 /h

Enhanced rates 2200-0600 & Weekends

ECA’S

Days £12.50 /h

Enhanced rates 2200-0600 & Weekends

* Scope for increased hourly rate based on specialist training & experience in this role.

Applications: Brief CV and detailed covering letter explaining exactly why you feel this is the job for you and what you would bring to it that no one else would.

To be sent in writing or attached to email to:

recruitment@locationmedical.com

Location Medical Services Ltd, The Medical Centre, Shepperton Studios, Studio Road, Shepperton TW17 0QD

Need Further Information? please email: dan@locationmedical.com