Researching online for the right role

James Vangucci, Recruitment Manager for Tesco Technology, gives his top tips to help you find the right role… There are so many online platforms that claim to be the best place for job hunters, so it can be overwhelming, but there are a few key places to start.   Where to start?First of all, LinkedIn. […]

18th July 2019

Opportunities for Service Leavers in the Legal Industry

In this webinar we discuss transferrable skills of military officers to the legal sector, as well as highlighting the range of available non legal roles in business support, including IT, Project Management and Finance. We’ll also cover how to find vacancies and discuss opportunities to train and qualify as a solicitor. Watch the webinar:

5th July 2019

Military Careers Access Day Delivers High Calibre Candidates to Employers

The Officers’ Association were on hand last week to support Virgin Money as they ran their fourth Military Careers Access Day in the North East. The enthusiasm and level of support from employers was summarised by Caroline Haydon, Strategic Resourcing Consultant for Virgin Money, when she announced to the 100+ Service leavers attending that ‘This […]

25th June 2019

How To Move From The Military Into Cyber Security

In this webinar we will be joined by Tom Huckle, Head of Cyber Training and Development at Crucial Academy, and a former Royal Marines Officer. Tom will discuss his move from the Military into Cyber Security, the courses, qualifications and self-study resources he found useful and share his top resettlement and networking tips. Learn what […]

24th June 2019

The perfect job search preparation for officers

Did you know that as a commissioned officer you are eligible for free careers consultations with one of our expert advisers at any point in your career? These confidential sessions are tailored to your needs and can include any of the following: CV review advice on networking with employers salary expectations (geographical and sector) tips […]

14th June 2019

Officers have the skills to succeed at Highways England

Highways England will be running an Insight Day for military officers on 17th June. We catch up with Natalie Jones, Talent Specialist at Highways England, to find out why this is such a great opportunity for those looking for their next career after the Services. Natalie, this is the second Insight Day Highways England are […]

11th June 2019

Win £45,000 bursary to fund an MBA at Warwick University

Warwick Business School are offering an opportunity for someone who enters the Heropreneurs Awards to win a full bursary, worth £45,000, to study for an MBA with them. The Heropreneurs Awards were established to recognise the achievements of ex-Armed Forces personnel as they transfer from a military life back to ‘Civvy Street’, establishing their own […]

7th June 2019

How your military skills can be transferred to any industry

This Webinar will cover: What’s out there and the types of roles you could transfer into Identifying relevant transferable skills Skills matching your transferable skills against roles Research, prepare and execute to land the job you want In this webinar, we will be joined by James Heaton-Smith, Head of Compliance for UKI at Uber. James […]

7th May 2019

Understanding board dynamics as a Non-Executive Director

In this webinar we talk to Ryan Ramsey, former Royal Navy submariner, who has been part of  an FTSE 250 company, as well as various SMEs and charity boards. Ryan will share the lessons learned from those experiences and how he transitioned his military skill sets in to the business world. Watch the webinar:

17th April 2019

Opportunities in the Facilities Management & Workplace industry

In this webinar our guest speaker, Dan Biggs, from the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM), will provide an introduction to the FM & Workplace industry and also highlight career opportunities within the industry. Watch the webinar:

11th April 2019

An Introduction to Atkins

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Hosted by Jase Tether, a former Army officer now working in the strategic rail division at Atkins, this webinar will introduce Atkins, provide insight into their business, the opportunities they provide, and how to access these roles. Jase will also […]

4th April 2019

The consultants’ perspective at FDM

We are joined by two ex-officers working as consultants with FDM. They will be discussing: Their transitional Journey out of the services – the wins & the bear traps Why did they choose FDM? Life on-site as an IT Consultant Prospects Watch the webinar:

1st April 2019

Roles at Mott MacDonald

In this webinar, David McFall and David Townsend of Mott MacDonald, the engineering and development consultancy and one of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, will be discussing opportunities and careers for service leavers and veterans within their consultancy. Watch the webinar:

12th March 2019

Opportunities in the Construction Sector and Built Environment with BuildForce

In this webinar, Angela Forbes, Commercial Director Lendlease and the BuildForce chair, will discuss the construction sector and the built environment, and the diverse range of opportunities it has to offer through the support of the programme and the 92 organisations BuildForce works with. Angela will be joined by Tony Ellender from Balfour Beatty and […]

26th February 2019

Bristol Executive Management Programme

Bristol Management Centre (BMC) has a well-established reputation as a provider of approved MoD In-Service and Resettlement training. They offer a wide range of ELC-approved management courses, with the primary objective to help you acquire the knowledge and qualifications necessary for a smooth transition to a civilian management career. Join Dean Taylor for this webinar as […]

14th February 2019

Consultancy Opportunities for ex-Military in the Bristol Area

Equinox is hiring, and they are interested in meeting you! This webinar is hosted by Equinox, a joint venture between two world leading consultancy businesses, Jacobs and Turner & Townsend. We will cover what Equinox are all about and introduce their first recruitment event of 2019. With a large number of vacancies, from Project Management […]

6th February 2019

Opportunities with Lloyd’s Military Network

This webinar will look at the diverse opportunities in the London Insurance Market open to Service leavers, and how Lloyds Military Network can help you. We are joined by Ben Howell (PPL Technical and Change Project Manager) and Alex Holderness (Offshore Energy Underwriting Associate) who give an introduction into Commercial Insurance, the Lloyds Market and […]

22nd January 2019

Project Recce – A Career in the Building Industry

This webinar is hosted by Loz Moore, a former Army officer who was medically discharged in 2016 but co-founded Nomad Construction Training CIC. He shares his personal experiences and outlines the opportunities in the industry that are available to Service leavers. Project RECCE is a career transition programme, developed by Veterans for Veterans, in partnership […]

15th January 2019

How ex-Military can get a job in Cyber Security

For this webinar we are joined by Jake Barker, Head of Information Security at Redington, the 4th biggest investment consultancy in the UK. Jake has no background in Tech or Cyber and is entirely self-taught. In the webinar he will be cover the following: What if there is no ex-military scheme? Careers in cyber security […]

18th September 2018

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Self Employment and What to Look Out For

The webinar covers the following topics: What actually is self-employment and what are the common definitions Perceived advantages of self-employment – The Good Perceived disadvantages of self-employment – The Bad Things your family may not want to hear about you being self-employed – The Ugly How to approach the decision of being self-employed or not […]

12th December 2018