28th January 2019: OA Event – Cyber Careers Pathway Workshop – London

Discover if a career in the Cyber sector is right for you at this exclusive workshop for serving and former officers. As a sector, Cyber offers a broad range of fantastic opportunities for a career after leaving the Armed Forces. This workshop aims to answer the questions “What does ‘cyber’ mean?” and “What does a […]

28th January 2018

13th June 2019: External Event – The Lloyd’s Military Network Insight Day – London

The Lloyd’s Military Network aims to provide a forum for former military personnel and serving reservists working in the Insurance industry to meet and share ideas. Alongside assisting those looking to transition into the Insurance industry by providing a platform for them to gain advice, experience and direction The London insurance market is a unique […]

13th June 2018

We Are Not Damaged Says Minister and Veteran

Minister for Defence People and Veterans Tobias Ellwood MP says we must challenge false perceptions of veterans. Tobias Ellwood, a former Army officer, said: “That is a real challenge that we have, because too many people out there think because we served we are damaged.” The Minister made his comments at the Officers’ Association Careers […]

11th December 2018

31st January 2019: External Event – Armed Forces Open Day at UBS – London

Thinking about your next step? Your leadership, teamwork and problem solving skills run deep from your time in the military. It’s time to put this experience to good use, but the transition feels daunting. UBS hear you loud and clear and want to help. Join the ex-serving staff who’ve been where you are now. They’ll […]

31st January 2018

15th January 2019: External Event – Deloitte Military Insight Day – London

Deloitte will be holding their next Insight Day on Tuesday 15th January 2019. 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 […]

15th January 2018

Don’t Miss Out on This Year’s OA Officers’ Careers Forum

Gain better knowledge, more contacts and the confidence you need to pursue your new civilian career. At the OA Officers’ Careers Forum you will discover some of the opportunities available to transitioning and former officers, and be able to connect with industry experts. We can help you better understand how to successfully apply for civilian […]

16th October 2018

OA Employment Symposium Now Fully Booked

But you can still register and watch the live stream of key presentations on the day. Due to popular demand, all available spaces have been filled at the forthcoming OA Employment Symposium on 12th December in London. A waiting list is now in operation and you can register your interest. However, you can still watch […]

16th November 2017

Book Your Place at the UK’s Biggest Employment Event for Officers

The OA Employment Symposium in London is essential for people wanting a new career after being an officer. The event brings together serving and former officers, key employers, industry experts and OA network contacts. The day involves break-out sessions and talks, covering industry insights and career advice. If you attend just one event during transition […]

13th September 2017

How to Make it in The City – An Insider View from the Insurance World – Lloyds

The London insurance market is a unique but largely unknown industry at the heart of the City of London. However, many of the skill sets and characteristics held by ex-military and serving reservists are highly valued and sought after. In this webinar Rich Millbank, from JLT group, discusses his transition from the Army into the […]

20th June 2017

Forces into Health

Formed in response to a growing number of ex-forces personnel who have either transitioned, or are thinking of transitioning, into the Health Sector. The group and the network aim to support those individuals with contacts, advice and information, wherever possible. In particular, it signposts opportunities and recommends ‘points of entry’, working where appropriate and mutually […]

29th November 2016