Welcome to SCAS Recruitment

    Welcome to SCAS Recruitment

    Welcome to SCAS Recruitment

    Welcome to SCAS Recruitment



We have developed this website to tell you about the amazing opportunities we have at South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust and to support you through your induction in to one of the best ambulance services in the country.

We were the first ambulance trust to be rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission, with inspectors highlighting in their report that our staff are proud to work for SCAS and demonstrate high levels of care, compassion and dedication.

Whether you’re an experienced paramedic looking for a fresh challenge, currently studying and considering where to begin your career, or simply want to feel you’re making a difference with your skills and experience every day you come to work, use this site to discover the wide variety of clinical and non-clinical roles we are recruiting for today.

Will Hancock - Chief Executive
Will Hancock, Chief Executive

Open Day

Join us at South Central Ambulance Service annual recruitment open days

This Open Day event is an exciting introduction to the Trust and will allow you ample opportunity to meet members of SCAS; from Operational, Education and Recruitment Teams. If you are job seeker, returning to work after a career break, or perhaps looking to change careers in 2019, then come and meet our staff and recruitment team at our Trust headquarters at Northern House, Talisman Road, Bicester or at Otterbourne, Hampshire to discover the range of clinical and non-clinical vacancies available. There will also be time to view front line vehicles and have a chat with the recruitment team for any general advice or how to apply for current vacancies.

Contact us for more information on: recruitment@scas.nhs.uk, or call us 01869 365000, or why not like / follow us on social media.

Saturday 12 Jan 2019 10am - 2pm
Bicester Oxfordshire
  • Call centre positions
  • Driving jobs
  • Emergency positions - support and clinical roles
  • Voluntary positions
Saturday 26 Jan 2019 10am - 2pm
Otterbourne Hampshire
  • Call centre positions
  • Driving jobs
  • Emergency positions - support and clinical roles
  • Voluntary positions


SCAS in a year...








There are many different roles available at SCAS from frontline clinical, to back office support.
Please choose from the categories below to read more.

All roles
Operations & Clinical Coordination Centres
Commercial Services


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"Our people are justifiably proud to work for one of the best performing ambulance trusts in the country."

Will Hancock - Chief Executive

See our staff talking about life at SCAS

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SCAS have operational bases in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Sussex

SCAS locations map

1. Abingdon NEPTS
2. Adderbury Resource Centre
3. Alton Ambulance Station
4. Amershan PTS Base
5. Andover Ambulance Station
6. Basingstoke Ambulance Station
7. Bicester NEPTS
8. Bletchley Ambulance Station
9. Bracknell Resource Centre
10. Chalfont PTS Base
11. Chipping Norton NEPTS
12. Didcot Resource Centre
13. Havant Ambulance Station
14. High Wycombe Resource Centre
15. Hightown Ambulance Station
16. Hythe Ambulance Station
17. Gosport NEPTS
18. Kidlington Ambulance Station
19. Lymington Ambulance Station
20. Maidenhead, St Marks NEPTS
21. Maids Moreton PTS Base
22. Milford on Sea NEPTS
23. Milton Keynes Ambulance Station
24. Newbury Resource Centre
24. Education Recruitment, Newbury
25. Nursling Resouce Centre
26. Oxford City Resource Centre
27. Petersfield Ambulance Station
28. Portsmouth PTS Base
29. Portsmouth North Harbour Resource Centre
30. Reading NEPTS
31. Reading Resource Centre
32. Ringwood Ambulance Station
33. Stoke Mandeville Resource Centre
34. Totton NEPTS
35. Wallingford NEPTS
36. Wantage NEPTS
37. Wexham Park Ambulance Station
38. Whitchurch Ambulance Station
39. Winchester & Eastleigh Resource Centre (HART)
40. Witney NEPTS Surrey and Sussex
41. Camberley NEPTS
42. Dorking Community Hospital NEPTS
43. Durrington NEPTS
44. Eastbourne NEPTS
45. Egham NEPTS
46. New Haw NEPTS
47. Redhill NEPTS
N. Northern House, Bicester
S. Southern House, Otterbourne
T. Thames Valley Air Ambulance - Benson, Oxfordshire
H. Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance - Thruxton, Hampshire

Don't just take our word for it...

Hear what our staff have to say

  • "I am passionate about integrating robust leadership, performance management and clinical practice. Every day is different and I am privileged to have the opportunity to contribute to improving patient care within an organisation that is a provider and employer of choice."

    Jen Hall Paramedic Team Leader

  • There is no ordinary day in SCAS, its dynamic, exciting and full of new experiences. Likewise there are no ordinary people, there is an extraordinary team committed to delivering the best care to our patients."

    Ben Voller Clinical Operations Manager

Benefits of working at SCAS

A few reasons to join us!

Annual Leave

Annual leave entitlement is 27 days at first, rising to 33 days after 10 years service.

NHS Pension

All staff have the option of contributing to the excellent NHS Pension Scheme.

Family friendly

Staff are entitled to maternity/adoption leave, paternity leave and parental leave.

Equality & Diversity

We welcome applications from Black and Minority Ethnic people, who are currently under-represented.

Employee Assistance

A free and confidential service from Optum offers expert advice, specialist counselling and support.

Discounts & lifestyle benefits

Perks include discounts for local and national providers of entertainment, holidays, travel, food and drink.


Our excellent in-house training programme is available, together with courses through our partnership work.

Excellent Locations

We serve the beautiful counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire and Oxfordshire.


You could get 'The Queen’s Ambulance Good Conduct Medal’ or win an ‘AMBIE’ at our annual awards.

So what are you waiting for?

Apply now!

You got the job!

If you are successful in your application you can download all the necessary recruitment forms by clicking here.