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Published: 08 February 2021

Top jobs with a paramedic science degree

Did you know that 100% of our paramedic science graduates go on to employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes survey 2020)? Find out what roles our students have gone on to, who they’re working for and what international job opportunities are available.

Job roles

Our BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), which means that on successful completion of your studies, you’ll have the academic requirements needed to register to work as a paramedic.

Employers

Our alumni can be found working for NHS trusts across the UK, with recent graduates working for:

  • Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust
  • South East Coast Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust
  • Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust.

Locations

With your HCPC registration, you’ll be eligible to work throughout the UK. You can also use your qualification to practise outside of the UK, within the EU or further afield.

Specialisms

The NHS is the largest employer of paramedics in the UK. Throughout your career, you’ll work as a member of a multidisciplinary team, with opportunities to get involved with specialist practice, GP surgeries and community services. You may also want to explore alternative paths, including education, management, mentoring and research.

Visit the NHS careers website for further information.

Find out more about our paramedic science course

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