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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 giant has demonstrated its commitment as an ex-Forces employer, by providing roles and access to training and qualifications at its…

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…

Guide to Starting your own business

By Claudia Foxcroft

The notion of running a business and being self-employed after time in the Forces is appealing to many Service-leavers. Here…

The Royal British Legion Announces New National President and Elects the First Female National Chairman in the Charity’s History

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Royal British Legion has announced the appointment of its new National President, Lieutenant General James Bashall CB CBE, and…

Fancy taking part in the Big Battlefield Bike Ride for 2020?

By Claudia Foxcroft

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

Employment

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 giant has demonstrated its commitment as an ex-Forces employer, by…

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…

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…

Military Service leavers can use their skills to find a new career in this dynamic industry sector

By Claudia Foxcroft

Telecommunications are a central part of our lives, from the way we do business to how we socialise with each other. It’s not hard to imagine that this growing industry…

Are you a perfect fit for Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust?

By Claudia Foxcroft

“We’re using our experience and success to expand and create even more clinical opportunities as we strive to become a centre of clinical excellence”, says Dr Arun Chidambaram, Deputy Medical…

Training

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…

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,…

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…

Training For A Career In Cyber Security

By Claudia Foxcroft

More and more institutions, both public and private, store the personal data of their customers. Clearly, this data can be sensitive, private or, if unprotected, used to commit criminal activity…

Use your skills to make a difference to the UK economy

By Claudia Foxcroft

The skills you have gained in the Armed Forces are highly valued and much needed in the FE and Skills sector to inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers and…

Franchises

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…

Magic Beans – Coffee Shop Franchises

By Claudia Foxcroft

Coffee shops or cafes are present in almost every high street environment in the UK. We look at the general methodology behind the franchising model and ask if there’s still…

Guide to Starting your own business

By Claudia Foxcroft

The notion of running a business and being self-employed after time in the Forces is appealing to many Service-leavers. Here are a few points you’ll need to consider before deciding…

The Turnpike pub reopens to the community following investment

By Claudia Foxcroft

The Turnpike pub in Middlewich, has re-opened following our £280,000 investment. New Publican for the pub, Maria Williams, welcomed new and old customers to the pub over the weekend for them…

Housing

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…

What is the Joint Service Housing Advice Office (JSHAO) and what do they do?

By Claudia Foxcroft

The JSHAO provides specific housing information to encourage Service personnel and their families to consider their civilian housing options at any point during their career. Although a lot of the…

The Developer of Choice for First Time Buyers – Save £1,000’s with Larkfleet Homes

By Claudia Foxcroft

Only a 5% deposit required with Help to Buy. Available for first-time buyers and existing homeowners. Save £1.000’s before it’s too late! Last plots available with our unique First Time…

Homes you’ll love in Darlington with Thirteen Group

By Claudia Foxcroft

Thirteen Group is proud to offer a number of beautiful homes at an exclusive Keepmoat development in Darlington through Buy in Part with Shared Ownership. With four house types available…

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

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…

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. …

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…

Guide to Further Forces programme

By Claudia Foxcroft

In its first year, the Further Forces programme has helped people from all roles within the Armed Forces to find a new career as a teacher of post-16 students. The…

Guide to University Application Deadlines

By Claudia Foxcroft

30 June 2019 is an important milestone in the academic calendar. Applications must be received by UCAS by 6pm in order to be sent to applicants’ chosen universities and colleges….

CivvyStreet Life

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…

Civvy Life – Jim Price

By Claudia Foxcroft

Jim joined the Royal Marines in 2000 retiring as a Major in 2008. During that time he specialised as a JTAC and TACP and was working at the leading edge…