If you feel you have specialist skills to offer and if you want to be part of a dynamic and multi-skilled Search and Rescue team then click on the Apply Now button below for more information on how to volunteer. We are currently recruiting for new members :
- Land Search Members (Hereford, Worcester & Shropshire)
- Land Search Members (Long Mynd Area)
- Operational Members (Hereford, Worcester & Shropshire Area)
- Fundraisers (Hereford, Worcester & Shropshire)
All training will be provided. If want a new challenge in life or have skills that already complement our work then please complete our online application. We receive a large amount of applications so please be patient we will get back to you. Thank you!
Search and Rescue
WMSAR work in partnership with Hereford and Worceser Fire and Rescue Service, West Mercia Police and West Midlands Ambulance Service across our operational area to provide Search and Rescue services 24/7, 365 days of the year.
WMSAR have specialist Swiftwater Rescue Teams trained to internationally recognised standards for the rescue of endangered persons or animals, where there is a significant risk from fast moving or flood water incidents. We offer our support to the Fire Service and are a recognised team under the DEFRA National flood response scheme.
WMSAR is the ALSAR allocated team for the West Mercia Police region incorporating Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire. It is currently the only recognised team for Land Search and Rescue for West Mercia Police. We are also support to neighbouring teams, including Staffordshire Search & Rescue & Warwickshire Search & Rescue to name a few…
Event Safety Cover
In order to raise much needed funds WMSAR offer their experts for events. We can provide anything from safety boats for rowing regattas, dragon boat racing or any water based activities. We can also provide a number of first aiders and off road ambulance. We have a comprehensive insurance policy which can be provided on your enquiry. Contact us now.