Emergency care support worker

The role of the emergency care support worker is to respond to cases of sudden illness and injury, to respond to healthcare professional assessed calls, and provide special and planned patient transfers. To support the team in the provision of high quality and effective clinical and personal care and the transportation of patients, selecting and applying appropriate equipment and skills in line with the scope of practice and associated training. To use ambulance driving skills under blue light and normal traffic conditions to respond to emergency and urgent calls as required.