SIPTU’s Ambulance Sector organises workers in all grades of the National Ambulance Service. This includes Paramedicine Tutors, Emergency Medical Technicians, Paramedics, Advanced Paramedics, Leading Emergency Medical Technicians, Controllers, Team Leader Controllers and Support Officers.
Recent achievements for the Ambulance Sector include:
1) Progressing the National Ambulance Service Capacity Review
2) Progressing the roles and responsibilities document to ensure they move in to the Health and Social care with enhanced salaries to reflect their roles
The Ambulance Sector is also currently campaigning for recognition for workers who have engaged with strategic changes at the National Ambulance Service, aimed at providing a better service for all in our communities.