Scottish ambulance staff to receive pay increase after talks
Three-year negotiations resolved after job description is updated and agreed
SCOTTISH ambulance staff have won a pay upgrade after three years of negotiations.
The Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS) has agreed a deal with union representatives for almost 2,600 paramedics and technicians who provide frontline medical services throughout the nation.
Under the proposals, 1,355 technicians will move from a band four to band five pay grade, and 1,259 paramedics will move from band five to band six level.