Newcastle upon Tyne
7 May 2019
Tel: 0191 430 2000
Our Ref: FOI.19.072
Dear Ms Chadwick
Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Information Request
Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act which was received
on 13 March 2019. I can confirm that we hold the information you have requested. You asked the
following questions, reproduced in bold
I would like to know what percentage of newly qualified paramedics (NQP's) leave the
trust within the two year preceptorship period.
7 or 4.5%
If you are not satisfied with the information we have provided, you can request an internal review
which will be carried out by Mr Paul Aitken-Fell, who is the Trust’s Consultant Paramedic and is
someone not involved with your original request.
If you wish to follow this route, please contact email@example.com who will commence the
process on your behalf.
If you remain unhappy with the outcome of the review, you can ultimately complain to:
The Information Commissioner’s Office
Chairman: Peter Strachan Chief Executive: Yvonne Ormston
The North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust is registered, and therefore
licensed to provide services, by the Care Quality Commission (Provider ID: RX601).
Mark Cotton Freedom of Information Lead
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