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Guide To Managing Your Money

By Claudia Foxcroft

The most difficult changes Service leavers need to adapt to on Civvy Street often concern money. There’s a great deal to think about, so here’s a quick starter guide to some of the stuff that you should look at… Discounts…

Sign Up For Big Battlefield Bike Ride Dunkirk 2020 Today!

By Claudia Foxcroft

Big Battlefield Bike Ride is our iconic, annual cycling challenge that combines military history, camaraderie and pedal power in an…

350 wounded military to take part in Invictus UK Trials

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Invictus UK Trials Sheffield 2019 will see 350 wounded, injured or sick military Veterans and Service personnel compete in…

Pall-Ex pledge to support Armed Forces

By Claudia Foxcroft

Pall-Ex has pledged to support ex-military personnel with jobs, training and fundraising after signing the Armed Forces Covenant. The logistics…

Support wounded Veterans on an historic ride through time

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Help for Heroes Big Battlefield Bike Ride is a unique cycling challenge, combining pedal-power, camaraderie and military history for…

Employment

Looking To Swap The Parade Ground For The Classroom? Get Into Teaching Today

By Claudia Foxcroft

With many of the personal and professional qualities of Military veterans an ideal fit for the teaching profession, we look at the opportunities for Service-leavers wanting to swap the parade…

Thinking Of Working In Logistics?

By Claudia Foxcroft

Time was when standard delivery terms on items bought by mail order was 28 days! Of course, today’s customers aren’t going to wait the full part of a month to…

Royal Air Force – Regular & Reserve

By Claudia Foxcroft

Leaving the Regulars? Stay Connected With The Reserves . They offer a wide range of opportunities to suit you. Including: 29 Squadrons and Units (Offering over 40 roles) Competitive rates of…

DPD – Join The Nation’s Favourite Parcel Delivery Company

By Claudia Foxcroft

DPD has experienced exceptional growth being the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK. We have been voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 6 years…

Thomann-Hanry Are Recruiting For New Roles

By Claudia Foxcroft

HGV drivers/MEWP Operators and Heavy Plant Fitters/Senior Mechanics Are you looking for a job in the construction industry? Do you live in and around the London area? Thomann-Hanry carries out…

Training

Get Quality Training With BV Associates Training & Consultancy

By Claudia Foxcroft

Health & Safety Training and Consultancy Training Courses (Scheduled or In-House) NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and SafetyNEBOSH National Certificate…

HAL Training Opportunities

By Claudia Foxcroft

Air-Conditioning, Refrigeration and Electrical Training to Industry Standards HAL Training has been delivering ELC approved refrigeration and air conditioning training since 1993 and have a proven record within the industry,…

Become a Classroom Teacher with Essential Teaching UK Ltd

By Claudia Foxcroft

ETUK Academy is a vibrant and professional learning organisation that gives learners the education and training skills, depth of understanding and personal strengths they need to be successful Teachers. Essential…

Start your new career with Transport Training Academy

By Claudia Foxcroft

Do you enjoy working in a fast pace environment? Do you have the ability to work under pressure and as part of a team? Do you enjoy challenges and learning…

Train With Optima Electrical Today!

By Claudia Foxcroft

We are true specialists in electrical training and offer a wide range of electrician courses for new entrants and existing electricians. Discounts available or service personnel. Our average pass rate…

Franchises

Finding Business Funding

By Claudia Foxcroft

Service-leavers aiming to start their own businesses can sometimes find that they require additional funding beyond their savings and leaver’s lump sum. Here are a few options, both traditional and…

Building A Solid Franchise With Target Structural

By Claudia Foxcroft

The family at Target Structural has been preserving, protecting and reinforcing the nation’s buildings for over 20 years to ensure that they are strong and stable for generations to come,…

The Wheel Specialist – Hit The Ground Running From The Day You Start

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Wheel Specialist is a unique and exciting franchise opportunity. Being the only UK franchise to operate total refurbishment from fixed premises it’s ideal for those who desire to run…

Franchise with Oven Wizards

By Claudia Foxcroft

Oven Wizards is the UK’s fastest-growing oven cleaning franchise. As part of the Oven Wizards community, you will recieve what we believe to be the best value for money oven…

Build a Business For Yourself Not By Yourself with KarePlus

By Claudia Foxcroft

A Kare Plus franchise enables you to invest in an opportunity that meets your personal ambitions. Whether you choose to provide quality homecare or support the healthcare sector on a…

Housing

Guide To Forces Help To Buy

By Claudia Foxcroft

Forces Help to Buy is a generous scheme open to Service personnel. You can borrow up to 50% of your salary to a maximum of £25,000, interest-free, enabling you and…

Discover…a place to make new memories with Robertson Homes

By Claudia Foxcroft

Robertson Homes are delighted to offer armed forces staff one of the following great offers: 5% deposit matchmortgage paid for a year* Ask our team for more information, call 01343…

Make the move to a brand new high-specification home with Lovell

By Claudia Foxcroft

With a stunning selection of homes throughout the area, be sure to visit us this summer to see the style, quality and value for yourself! Heath Farm, Holt2-5 bed homes…

Distinctive homes in thriving new communities. It can only be Redrow

By Claudia Foxcroft

Building award-winning new homes throughout England and Wales Come and discover the quality, attention to detail and high specification that goes into every Redrow home. Book your appointment today. Find…

Are you in the Armed Forces? Linden Homes have schemes exclusively available to you!

By Claudia Foxcroft

Discover how you could get moving to a brand new home using the Forces Help to Buy scheme* – receive a loan of up to 50% of your salary, capped…

Education

You Can Be Studying For Your Degree In 2019 With York St John University

By Claudia Foxcroft

Use your ELC and experience to enrol on our courses. We have many courses currently listed on ELCAS including: Biomedical SciencePsychology with CounsellingOccupational TherapyCounselling, Coaching &MentoringPhysical Education & SportsCoachingSport &…

The Nuclear Technology Education Consortium: An Innovative Approach for Nuclear Skills Development

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Nuclear Technology Education Consortium (NTEC), established in 2005, brings together six pre-eminent nuclear universities in the UK plus the Nuclear department of the Defence Academy to provide a Master’s…

Terrorism Studies Course with St. Andrews University

By Claudia Foxcroft

Want to take part in a World-leading online Terrorism Studies course? This is the first transnational counter-terrorism online course to provide individuals, military and police, as well as public and private…

Be Better Equipped With An OU Degree

By Claudia Foxcroft

Preparing for the move to civilian life? Whether or not you already have a career option in mind, take a look into the exciting and relevant qualifications that we offer. …

NTEC-Develop your Nuclear skills

By Civvy Street

An Innovative Approach for Nuclear Skills Development. The Nuclear Technology Education Consortium (NTEC), established in 2005, brings together seven pre-eminent nuclear universities in the UK plus the Nuclear department of the…

CivvyStreet Life

Civvy Life – Mark Beckham

By Claudia Foxcroft

Mark joined the Royal Anglians in 1990 transferring to the RAF to become a survival specialist in 2000 before being medically discharged last year. Having attended the Business Experience programme…

Civvy Life – Alex Knowles

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Further Forces programme has so far helped over 60 people from all roles within the Armed Services to find a new career as a technical teacher in the further…

Civvy Life – Darin Tudor

By Claudia Foxcroft

Former RAF engineer, Tudor, has developed an entrepreneurs’ toolkit which is an online step by step guide on how to launch and run a business and avoid the pitfalls. What’s…