Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance provides relief from sickness and injury for the people of Dorset and Somerset, by the provision of an air ambulance service, with an air and road-delivered critical care capability. Our operational costs are over £5 million a year and the approximate cost per mission is £3,000. It is with thanks to the fantastic efforts of our amazing supporters and volunteers that we can provide our life-saving service for 19 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Our staff are at the heart of our charity. Whether you are a member of our charity or clinical team, everyone plays a vital role in helping us to be there for our patients and supporters across Dorset and Somerset.

If you would like to join our enthusiastic and committed team, please see our vacancies below.

We do not have any current vacancies.


Have you considered becoming a volunteer?

We are always grateful to those who are able to give the 'gift of time' and volunteer for the Charity. 

Our volunteers perform a wide range of duties on behalf of the Charity, including giving talks, supporting events, manning information/merchandise stalls and assisting with the management of collection boxes distributed across both counties.

Take a look at our volunteer roles