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CTP EMPLOYMENT FAIRS
CTP EMPLOYMENT FAIRS
NEWS
CTP Employment Fairs - a fantastic networking opportunity, whether you’re ready to apply for live jobs or simply researching the market
Ex-military perfectly suited to construction industry
Ex-military perfectly suited to construction industry
NEWS
Former Armed Forces personnel have the perfect traits for careers in construction and logistics, according to one of the country’s leading suppliers of building materials.
A home fit for a hero
A home fit for a hero
ARTICLES
As the leading provider of supported housing for Veterans, Stoll supports the most vulnerable Service leavers by providing them with an affordable home to rent and the support they need to lead independent lives. People come to Stoll at various stages in their lives, from those who have just started their transition to civilian life to others who require assistance much later, such as George Brown, who – with his wife Anne – moved into the Sir Oswald Stoll Mansions in 2014 …
The full package
The full package
ARTICLES
Lieutenant Gary Bickley, Royal Navy, reports on his experience of NEBOSH instruction at Woodward SHE Ltd
Key skills
Key skills
ARTICLES
Do you have a business idea in your head that just won’t go away? Are you imagining a life beyond uniform where you control your own destiny and become your own boss? I remember it well,’ says regular QUEST contributor, Steve Bulleyment, director of specialist auto locksmith company Car Key Man. And, to celebrate 15 years of running his own business, he’s here with 15 tips to support you on your own journey.
Shaun Pascoe: Sailing veterans to a brighter future
Shaun Pascoe: Sailing veterans to a brighter future
COVER STORY
Research has long found that the ocean has a calming effect on our minds. The sight and sound of water can put us into a mild meditative state, which helps to lower stress levels, improve mental clarity and give a boost to our health and well-being. One veteran who understands the healing power of the sea is veteran Shaun Pascoe. In this special feature for QUEST, Mark Hardaker describes how, upon leaving the RAF, Shaun used his resettlement fund to learn how to sail and went on to set up a charity to help other Service personnel affected by military operations.
The perfect fit for Forces families
The perfect fit for Forces families
ARTICLES
Recruit for Spouses is an independent social enterprise that is dedicated to supporting, championing and finding gainful employment for spouses and partners of members of our Armed Forces – and getting talent back into the workforce
LDC: driving ambition
LDC: driving ambition
NEWS
Ron Lidstone joined the Learner Driving Centre (LDC) this April having served in the RAF for 35 years …
For soldiers, for life: ABF The Soldiers’ Charity at 75
For soldiers, for life: ABF The Soldiers’ Charity at 75
NEWS
In 2019, ABF The Soldiers’ Charity is celebrating 75 years of service as the Army’s national charity
Britain’s military veterans need better backing to become entrepreneurs
Britain’s military veterans need better backing to become entrepreneurs
NEWS
The entrepreneurial and workplace talent of Britain’s military veterans isn’t being fully realised, according to a new report from the Federation of Small Businesses, which calls for a better connection between Service leavers and the small business community …

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Vulcan Fire Training | Health & Safety
With over 50 years in the fire services industry, Managing Director Graham Holloway established Vulcan Fire Training in 1992 to successfully deliver all levels of fire training to various blue-chip organisations throughout the UK and overseas.
East Midlands, Greater London, North West, Scotland
Watson Martin Ltd | Human Resources
Watson Martin is a leading provider of CIPD HR and L&D qualifications, Apprenticeships and in-company training courses.
Nationwide

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Serco | Aviation
Merlin Aircraft Supervisor
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University of South Wales | Management and Leadership
Founded by industry and the professions, the University of South Wales is one of Britain’s most exciting new universities and a major player in higher education.
Wales
Bucks New University | Distance Learning
At Bucks New University, we offer a range of specialist postgraduate and professional programmes, many of which can be studied flexibly to help fit your qualification around your professional and personal commitments.
International