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Resettlement news, advice and guidance throughout your career transition.

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Resettlement Success: From Army Avionics Technician to Philips Field Service Engineer

Resettlement Success: From Army Avionics Technician to Philips Field Service Engineer

Nathan’s military career in the Army had a sense of pride and purpose so finding a meaningful career that matched up to this was important. Working as a field service engineer with Philips medical equipment was attractive to him because it was all about saving and bettering peoples’ lives.  Read his story here.
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Resettlement Success: From Military to Wealth Manager with St James’s Place

Resettlement Success: From Military to Wealth Manager with St James’s Place

It’s only now, on the far side of transition, that former Royal Marine Nick O’Sullivan is truly aware of the range of skills Service leavers have that are of significant value to employers. Read his interview to learn more.
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Resettlement Success: From RAF Intelligence to Tech Solutions at KPMG

Resettlement Success: From RAF Intelligence to Tech Solutions at KPMG

Rich left the military as a Sergeant in late 2015, having served twelve years in RAF Intelligence. After completing his resettlement, which included attending the CTP Transition Workshop, he joined KPMG as a management consultant in their Operations Transformation practice.
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Resettlement Success: An Army Technician has found a new career

Resettlement Success: An Army Technician has found a new career

In its first year, the Further Forces programme has helped people from all roles within the Armed Forces to find a new career as a teacher of post-16 students.  
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CTP are offering Finance courses to help with your next role!

CTP are offering Finance courses to help with your next role!

Short Finance courses are available to provide commercial knowledge for your future role!
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Photography & Graphic Design Training now available through CTP!

Photography & Graphic Design Training now available through CTP!

CTP have recently added two new courses to our 2019 training programme:
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Forces Pension Society: Allowances for the new tax year

Forces Pension Society: Allowances for the new tax year

Mary Petley of the Forces Pension Society advises on the allowances for the new tax year.   
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Mitie Care & Custody - Top 100 Employer 2019

Mitie Care & Custody - Top 100 Employer 2019

Care & Custody are one of the leading providers of outsourced public services to the criminal justice system in the UK.
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Director Vacancy - The Ripple Pond

Director Vacancy - The Ripple Pond

The Ripple Pond was created in 2011 by two mothers as a self-help support network across the UK for the adult family members of physically or emotionally injured Service personnel and veterans. 
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Work with a Global Business - Centrica Business Solutions

Work with a Global Business - Centrica Business Solutions

Centrica Business Solutions is a leading provider of sustainable and energy efficient solutions to clients in many private and public-sector industries. We have a history of sustained growth and we have excellent opportunities for further significant expansion both in the UK and overseas.
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