What does your job involve?
My job can range from hospital transfers and minor injuries, to major trauma and serious major incidents.
What’s the most rewarding part of your job?
I love helping people and trying to make a difference. And every now and again I get to be part of a team of professionals who save a person’s life.
What are the most challenging aspects of your job?
It’s now very challenging trying to be everything for everyone: social worker, psychologist, cardiologist, GP - the public expect so much now.
What makes a good paramedic?
A good paramedic can treat a patient compassionately even in the most demanding of situations. Being able to keep it together when the job becomes stressful is key.
What do you hope the series shows to viewers?
I genuinely hope the series shows people the very varied, strange, emotional and exciting job that my colleagues and I do. I hope they now see the fantastic people who continually do an excellent job in what is often very challenging circumstances.