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Pass on your experience with the Cadets

By Claudia Foxcroft

Aged between 18 and 55 and interested in inspiring, shaping and leading the next generation? Then being a volunteer cadet leader could be an exciting option for you. With nearly 39,000 cadets (aged 12-18) in over 1,600 locations in communities…

A place for Forces personnel to call home

By Claudia Foxcroft

At Persimmon Homes, we know how important it is to have a home that you can call your own. Forces…

Affordable Housing With Grand Union Living

By Claudia Foxcroft

At Grand Union Living we offer homes for sale through shared ownership – a truly affordable route into home-ownership in…

A New Home Could Be Yours Using Forces Help To Buy With Redrow

By Claudia Foxcroft

A house you can truly make a home. It can only be Redrow. A new home could be yours using…

Challenge yourself for Help for Heroes

By Claudia Foxcroft

Take on an ultra marathon with Help for Heroes and push yourself in 2020 whilst supporting Veterans and their families….

Employment

You’re Already Highly Skilled… Become exceptional With Civil Nuclear Constabulary

By Claudia Foxcroft

Leaving the Military can be difficult. It’s rare to find a place where you don’t only get to use your skills, but also enhance them. However, the Civil Nuclear Constabulary…

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…

Pass on your experience with the Cadets

By Claudia Foxcroft

Aged between 18 and 55 and interested in inspiring, shaping and leading the next generation? Then being a volunteer cadet leader could be an exciting option for you. With nearly…

Keeping the logistics sector on the road

By Claudia Foxcroft

The recent 2019 Logistics Report produced by The Freight and Transport Association (FTA) used data collected from around 500 freight and logistics businesses to provide an insight into how the…

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…

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

Franchising – Pick a good one!

By Claudia Foxcroft

With a somewhat overwhelming array of franchising options to choose from, Civvy Street Magazine looks at the variables Service-leavers should factor in as they decide which franchise to go for….

Betterclean Services offers the perfect franchise opportunity

By Claudia Foxcroft

Betterclean Services offers the perfect franchise opportunity for ex-Forces personnel across the UK to start operating in 2019. Betterclean is a management franchise opportunity, so you employ a team to…

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…

Housing

Find Out How You Can Own A New Home With Southern Home Ownership

By Claudia Foxcroft

Perfectly placed with West Silvertown station on your doorstep! Impressive 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments and duplexes available with deposits from £6,040** ready to move into now. 5% towards…

A place for Forces personnel to call home

By Claudia Foxcroft

At Persimmon Homes, we know how important it is to have a home that you can call your own. Forces Help to Buy is a £200m initiative that was launched…

Are you looking for a special place to call home? Persimmon Homes could be the answer

By Claudia Foxcroft

At Persimmon Homes we understand how important it is to have a home to call your own. It’s also important to put your own stamp on your home – that’s…

Affordable Housing With Grand Union Living

By Claudia Foxcroft

At Grand Union Living we offer homes for sale through shared ownership – a truly affordable route into home-ownership in desirable locations. Banbury Road Adderbury, Oxfordshire2 x 2 bed apartments…

A New Home Could Be Yours Using Forces Help To Buy With Redrow

By Claudia Foxcroft

A house you can truly make a home. It can only be Redrow. A new home could be yours using Forces Help To Buy. Own your own Redrow home with…

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 &…

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…

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…

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 Acott

By Claudia Foxcroft

Mark had two spells with the Marines, eventually leaving in 2016. Here he tells Civvy Street Magazine how Forces employment charity, RFEA, helped him approach employers. What’s your Military background?…

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…