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Ambulance service on the look out for future paramedics

Solihull Editorial 10th Mar, 2022   0

BUDDING paramedics are being invited to a careers open day with West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS).

As well as hearing about different options and career routes at WMAS, the day will allow participants to learn more about life as a student paramedic and about roles within the Patient Transport Service.

On March 13 there will be opportunities to get advice on the entry criteria and assessment processes, speak to the recruitment team, meet current staff and managers and ask questions regarding these roles at Copthorne Hotel in Brierley Hill between 10am and 4pm.

WMAS recruitment manager, Louise Jones, said: “I’m delighted that the Trust is able to host its first open day of 2022 to promote the student paramedic and patient transport vacancies.

“At the event, attendees will be able to meet our staff involved in every element of the process from recruitment, to training to our operational colleagues.

“The team will be on hand to answer any questions that potential applicants may have and there will also be the opportunity to get advice on the assessment process as well as testing out our fitness equipment and seeing our operational vehicles.”

The event will be a drop-in session, so no appointments are required anyone who wants to register an interest should email [email protected].

Anyone who registers will receive additional information after the event from the recruitment team.

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