Date published: 10 May 2024

Non Emergency Patient Transport Service (NEPTS) Patient Care Assistant and former Army Reservist, Simon Gould, has shared his story in Civvy Street Magazine.

Simon's Armed Forces career

Simon Gould joined the Army Reserve (formerly Territorial Army) in 1993, serving as a Reservist for 29 years.

As a Movement Controller, he attained the rank of Warrant Officer Class 1.

He balanced a variety of jobs (including a 10-year career with Greater Manchester Police) with his commitment to the Army, until he was discharged in 2022.

EMAS journey

Simon joined EMAS's NEPTS team in Lincolnshire as a Patient Care Assistant. He drives and provides care for patients who need specialist support to attend medical appointments. He ensures that each patient feels safe and supported, according to their personal and clinical needs.