Careers with the Welsh Ambulance Service

Whatever your skills and background, you’re sure to find a career with us which is fulfilling, challenging and rewarding.

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The Welsh Ambulance Service is asking you to use your ambulance service wisely. Please only call 999 in a life-threatening emergency.

The Welsh Ambulance Service is up for three NHS Wales Awards!

23/05/19 11:38

The Welsh Ambulance Service is celebrating after three of its projects made the finals of this year’s NHS Wales Awards, announced today.

Tracy Martin awarded first-ever Customer Service Award

05/06/19 11:39

The Emergency Medical Dispatch's received an award recognising her particular efforts in handling emergency calls with care.

Five members of the Welsh Ambulance Services awarded Queen’s Birthday Honours

13/06/19 11:45

Deborah Goldsmith (QAM), Grayham McLean (QAM), Louise Poley (MBE), Gerallt Davies (MBE) and Glyn Thomas (BEM) received awards on the occasion of the Queen's Birthday.

Deborah Armstrong, former RAF nurse, working at the Welsh Ambulance since 2003

25/06/19 02:15

Deborah Armstrong testifies of her career at the Welsh Ambulance Service since leaving the military after 16 years of service.

WAST in numbers

714 Vehicles
479,444 Verified incidents
787,666 NEPTS journeys
301,640 Calls to NHS Direct Wales


Staff Awards 2019

10th October 2019

The Trust’s annual Staff Awards are now open for nominations. Every year the Trust holds a ceremony to recognise those individuals with long service and good conduct, and celebrate the fantastic work taking place within the service.