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Pictured: Service personnel use the Transition Fair to their advantage by networking with various exhibitors.

Armed Forces personnel from across the South West visited Tidworth Leisure Centre on Wednesday 23 March 2016 for the South West Armed Forces Transition Fair.
The Transition Fair aims to promote local and national employment opportunities and offer advice and information on education, health, housing and welfare in order to prepare Service personnel and their families for their transition to civilian life.
85 Exhibitors representing local and national employers, Local Authority services, Service charities, training and education providers, resettlement support, enterprise and business support, health advisors and recruitment agencies will be at the event.
Guests from Wiltshire Council, Swindon Borough Council and the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) will be available for interviews regarding the services on offer to all service personnel, their families and veterans.

Photographer - Cpl Daniel Wiepen RLC (Army Photographer) - Army Headquarters

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Headquarters South West will be running a Job Fair in Tidworth Garrison Theatre on Wednesday 15 March 2017.  At the event will be over 60 regional and national employers, as well as recruitment agencies who are specifically looking to recruit Service Leavers, Veterans and Spouses.  A wide variety of industry sectors will be represented, including (but not exclusively): health, care, construction, transport, communications, tourism & leisure, manufacturing, bio sciences & pharmaceutical, finance and defence.

South West Armed Forces Tidworth Job Fair

During the day a series of presentations/seminars will be delivered by outside experts on the following topics:

  • 1030hrs – The Service Leaver’s Journey – from Service Leavers who have successfully made the journey into a successful military career
  • 1130hrs – CTP – what CTP offer & how to get the most out of your Resettlement
  • 1230hrs – The Business Perspective – what an employer is looking for when recruiting
  • 1330hrs – Spouses – advice & guidance on the path to employment for spouses & partners

When: Wednesday  15th  March 2017
Time: 10AM – 3PM
Where: Tidworth Garrison Theatre,  St Andrew’s Road, TIDWORTH, Wiltshire, SP9 7EP 

South West Armed Forces Tidworth Job Fair

All military personnel in Resettlement are encouraged to attend – even if you are not sure where you wish to settle or what job you are looking for, use the opportunity to speak to businesses who are looking to recruit from the military community to help develop your Resettlement planning.  Unique to the Tidworth Job Fair will be a number of employers and agencies specifically attending to recruit/offer advice to spouses and partners also looking for employment.