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Will you send a card to Stan?
Will you send a card to Stan?

A volunteer at SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity is asking people to help a 100-year-old veteran, former Second

How Eric engineered a future in gas
How Eric engineered a future in gas

After 38 years’ service, WO1 Eric Bristow, 57, is leaving the Forces this December to work as a gas

Tune in to virtual Admiralty carol service
Tune in to virtual Admiralty carol service

For the second year running, the global naval and other military communities can enjoy a virtual Admiralty


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GTG Training | Driving & Transport Management, Driving Instruction, HGV Transport, Transport & Logistics
We are recruiting for a LGV Instructor to work at GTG Training Branches in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Wolverhampton.
GTG Training Branches in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Wolverhampton.
ROTALA Diamond NW & Preston (Bus) | Automotive, Engineering - Mechanical
Looking for suitably qualified and enthusiastic staff who want to be part of our business and help us to drive the standards of bus travel up. Providing a safe clean reliable vehicle to our customers.
ROTALA Diamond Bus NW & Preston
Submarine Operations and Support (SOS) Senior Geospatial Specialist | Maritime & Marine
A unique opportunity for an Geospatial Specialist to further their experience working in a highly dynamic, operationally focussed area in support of some of the UK’s most important and strategic defence operations. Building a high level of direct engagement with Royal Navy end users this role offers a real window into a world that few outside serving armed forces personnel ever get to see.
Submarine Operations and Support (SOS) Senior Geospatial Specialist
Keytek® Locksmith Training Academy | Locksmith
Join the UK’s leading and largest Locksmith community, for a profession which has variety, flexibility and most importantly the luxury to design your own career.
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GTG Training | Driving & Transport Management, Driving Instruction, HGV Transport, Transport & Logistics
With over 40 years’ experience, GTG Training is now into its third decade of delivering training to ex-forces personnel who want to gain a nationally recognised civilian qualification and get back into the world of work.
Scotland, West Midlands
Professional Academy | Distance Learning, Management and Leadership, Marketing, Sales
Professional Academy provide accredited qualifications and training in Marketing, Management, and Sales.These are ideal if you’re looking to move into a new industry and want to gain relevant knowledge, as well as boosting your CV for new employment opportunities. Everyone can gain skills and renewed confidence by studying with us, and we’re passionate about making this happen.
Akona Ltd | Close Protection, Rail Industry , Security, Teaching / Training
AKONA RAIL (NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Rail Engineering Technician Competence) / AKONA ELEARNING / AKONA EVENTS / AKONA SECURITY
North West
Keytek® Locksmith Training Academy | Locksmith
Learning a trade like locksmithing has long been a popular option for those leaving the armed forces; however with many companies offering varying standards of training choosing the right provider can be a difficult decision to make.
Nationwide, South West
Inspired2learn | Coaching & Mentoring, Distance Learning, Education & Training, Management and Leadership
Are you ready to manage, lead, coach or mentor others in a new job role in ‘civvy street’?
International, Nationwide, South West
Train4All Construction Academy | Building - Bricklaying, Building - Carpentry, Building - Plastering, Building - Plumbing, Building - Tiling, Construction
Train4All Construction Academy was opened in 2008 to provide training for those working in or looking to enter into a career within the Construction Industry, with Mechanical Engineering and Welding coming on board with the Southwest WeldingAcademy in 2021.
South West
O’Halloran & O’Brien | Building - Carpentry, Construction
O’Halloran & O’Brien Ltd has established itself as a leading groundwork and civil engineering contractor in the South East of England, with offices in Kent and Surrey. With professional staff and highly qualified labour, we are able to work closely with our clients to provide competitive solutions to complex developments; providing engineering solutions and groundworks services.
South East
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