Ambulance staff (excluding paramedic)
- 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.
Typical Education Level
Level 3 NVQ; A Levels
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 25% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for ambulance staff (excluding paramedic) is £22,422
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 562. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for ambulance staff (excluding paramedic) roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £22,422 per year. That is about £1,869 per month or £11.50 per hour. New workers generally start on £17,035, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £31,221
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 562 people are employed in the region.