24th July 2018: External Event – NHS Insight Day – Oxford

Oxford Health would like to invite you to explore the transferable skills that you have and the potential training and career opportunities available within the NHS.  Whether you are interested in catering, maintenance, administration, finance, communications, management, or a role in one of the clinical services, to name but a few, this programme will benefit […]

22nd June 2017

17th September 2018: An Evening with Rory Underwood – Bristol

Join us for an evening of inspirational networking with Rory Underwood MBE The former England rugby star and RAF officer will share his career journey and insight with serving and former officers. He will offer practical advice and insight on how you can fulfil your potential and achieve your professional goals when considering your second […]

12th May 2017

5th July 2018: External Event – SwiMiNG  Military Networking Event – Swindon

Swindon Military Networking Group meets with the aim to help those who have moved from the military into business to expand their network and identify opportunities. They also aim to provide support and assistance to those transitioning. They welcome all services and all ranks. They are only concerned with what you want to be and […]

10th August 2017

21st June 2018: External Event – PA Recruitment Day – Andover

Do you have experience of project management/P3M/PMO, systems engineering/requirements engineering or infrastructure/asset management? Come along for a networking evening with PA’s Professional Services Team to hear more about opportunities at PA.   To register, please email “recruitmentevents@paconsulting.com” including a copy of your CV. In the meantime, learn more about PA here

31st August 2017

26th June 2018: OA Webinar – How to build a personal brand for success

Leaving the services means you will have an amazing array of skills and experiences that are wanted by many employers or as a service to others. But how do you differentiate yourself from all the other talent in the market who have experience in the sectors that you want to go into? Lizzie, senior consultant […]

19th August 2017

25th October 2018: External Event – BNY Mellon, Placement and Training Programme Insight Day – London

The insight day will give details about the placement and training programme. Programme Dates:  4th March – 12th April 2019 Five key components of the programme: Project work – Leverage skills and gain financial services experience by undertaking a project within a BNY Mellon team. Networking – Attend events hosted by key business managers and recruiters, including welcome […]

5th March 2017

30th July 2018: External Event – Deloitte Military Insight Day – London

Deloitte will be holding their next Insight Day on Monday 30th July 2018. Attendees will have the chance to find out what it’s like to work in a professional services. Throughout the day attendees will have the chance to hear from and meet with veterans who have made the transition from various parts of the […]

19th June 2017

20th June 2018: External Event – NHS Insight Day – Manchester

Manchester University Hospital Trust and the Defence Medical Welfare Service invite you for a day of insight. This event is open to all those within the Armed Forces community including those going through resettlement, veteran patients and their family members, as well as those interested in a career with Manchester Foundation Trust. The Insight day […]

31st August 2017

19th June 2018: OA Webinar – Interview techniques

In this webinar, Rebecca James, Recruitment Business Partner at Zurich, will show you how to put the skills you have learned into practice at the interview and will provide some top interview tips. This webinar follows on from the webinar to be broadcast on Tuesday 12th June where Tracey Hall, Senior Resourcing Partner at Zurich, […]

1st September 2017

9th October 2018: External Event – IoD, Strategic Decision Making – Bristol

Overview Based on cutting-edge research into how senior teams make strategic decisions, this interactive workshop will equip you with an understanding of the ingredients of effective strategic decision making and provide insights into the main challenges. You will then focus on assessing your own organisation’s competence in strategic decision making and consider the areas you […]

9th April 2017

9th October 2018: External Event – IoD, Step to the Top – Bristol

Overview Are you ready and willing to take the step to the board room? People often find themselves presented with the opportunity to become a board director on the basis of either being good at something else (e.g. perhaps at being a senior manager, an accountant or an engineer) or even by accident! Yet understanding […]

6th July 2018: External Event – Step into Health Insight Day – Lancaster

Step into Health connects employers in the NHS to people from the Armed Forces community. The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust invite you to their Insight Day to better understand the wide range of roles that make up the NHS. Opportunities include roles within finance and management to communications and administration or catering, as […]

9th August 2017

18th July 2018: The Leaders Club Networking – Liz Nicholl CBE, CEO UK Sport – London

The Officers’ Association (OA) has secured a corporate membership with The Leaders Club, a networking group that meets in London. This will allow up to 5 serving or former officers from the OA community to join their monthly networking events. If you wish to attend simply click ‘Register’; places will be allocated on a first […]

12th July 2017

1st August 2018: External Event – NHS Step into Health Careers Fair – Leeds

The NHS invites you to the national Step into Health careers fair in Leeds. This is a prime opportunity to meet with many of the NHS organisations which support the Step into Health programme across the country. The NHS recognises the transferrable skills and similar organisational values held by people from the Armed Forces community. […]

18th June 2017

5th July 2018: Two Roses Networking Event – Leeds

The Two Roses business networking group runs events in Leeds that bring together ex-service personnel in transition and those who have found employment in a variety of sectors. The meeting will start from 6:30pm, at around 7pm there are a few short presentations to allow members to speak, explaining: what they do, how they can […]

10th August 2017

26th July 2018: External Event – Royal Mail Insight Day – Leicester

Royal Mail Group invites you for a day of insight into the organisation and your chance to better understand common employment routes offered as well as their culture, people and values. After an introduction about Royal Mail Group, you will hear from a variety of employees including Delivery and Operations Directors, Performance Coaches in leadership […]

20th June 2017

21st June 2018: External Event – Highways England Insight Day – Birmingham

Highways England is hosting an insight day exclusively for serving and former officers. The event gives you the opportunity to discover the wide variety of current roles available in the organisation including project management, engineering, HR, procurement and communications. There are only 10 spaces so register now! You will hear from Service leavers working for Highways […]

31st August 2017

18th September 2018: OA Insight – LinkedIn Workshop – Catterick

Open to Officers and their dependents, this workshop is a brilliant opportunity to learn how to amend your profile so that it shines to employers and your network contacts. Bring along your laptop and edit as you learn with Lincoln Coutts, LinkedIn expert and Social Media Consultant. If you are unsure how to get started […]

12th May 2017

20th September 2018: OA Event – Networking Workshop – Manchester

Want to become a great networker in just one hour? Then this event is not to be missed. This workshop is back due to popular demand so book your place early to avoid missing out. You will learn how to enhance your networking skills and to use them to develop opportunities. This practical workshop will […]

11th May 2017

15th August 2018: External Event – Citi Military Insight Day – London

Citi are hosting a day for serving and ex-military personnel that are interested in a career in the Front Office of a global financial institution. This event will give you an understanding of the graduate programmes on offer for Sales, Trading, Banking and Private Banking roles and a chance to meet current ex-military employees working […]

17th June 2017