(NOTE: this is a sample job, it may no longer be available)
Experience in the non-emergency stretcher transport environment provides an invaluable stepping stone for transition to emergency ambulance operations.
Paramedic Services Victoria provides non-emergency patient transport in Metropolitan Melbourne and Regional Victoria. They provide assistance to both public and private hospitals, diagnostic facilities and private individuals and are also a long standing contractor to Ambulance Victoria.
PSV are currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified Ambulance Attendants (ATAs) to join their growing team. Similar to working in the public industry, the ATAs will be required to work a full rotating roster that includes days, evenings, weekends and public holidays.
Successful applicants will posses at least the following qualifications and experience:
Successful applicants will need to demonstrate:
This is an example of an entry-level health care job where career progression is common. The Australian Paramedical College offers a Certificate III in Non- emergency Patient Transport which is the course you need to do to begin working as a Ambulance Attendant.
Have you downloaded your copy of the APC guide on how to become a Paramedic?