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The latest employment opportunities, vocational training updates, event details and resettlement-related news for Service leavers at any stage of their transition from the military to civilian life.

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CPI Increase for April 2021

CPI Increase for April 2021

Armed Forces pensions, once awarded, are adjusted in April each year by the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
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Maritime renews Poppy Appeal support with fleet display of 1,400 poppies

Maritime renews Poppy Appeal support with fleet display of 1,400 poppies

The UK’s leading intermodal transport and logistics operator, Maritime Transport Ltd. has once again pledged its support to the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal by displaying poppies on its entire vehicle fleet.
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New Veterans Railcard launched

New Veterans Railcard launched

Get discounted rail travel with the new Veterans Railcard.
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FPS Partner Awarded Adviser of the Year

FPS Partner Awarded Adviser of the Year

Alex Johnston, financial advisor with FPS' partner Domus Financial Services, has won 'Adviser of the year' in the Professional Adviser Awards 2020.
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Local council champions Armed Forces

Local council champions Armed Forces

South Norfolk and Broadland Council has been recognised by the Ministry of Defence for their pledge to support the UK’s Armed Forces.
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Morrison Utility Services Ex-Forces Programme Wins Initiative Of The Year

Morrison Utility Services Ex-Forces Programme Wins Initiative Of The Year

Morrison Utility Services (MUS), the UK’s largest dedicated utility service provider and a part of M Group Services, has won the Skills & Workforce Initiative of the Year Award at the Water Industry Awards 2020
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X-Forces Enterprise Knowledge Hub Launch

X-Forces Enterprise Knowledge Hub Launch

X-Forces, the organisation who delivers our fantastic Self-Employment workshop have just launched their 'XFE Hub' - a new resource that connects the Military in Business community, in addition to a library of useful articles!
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Step Into Health Awards - 10th March

Step Into Health Awards - 10th March

The NHS employs a significant number of healthcare professionals and non-clinical staff who are members of the Armed Forces community. This includes reservists, Service leavers, military spouses, dependants and cadet forces adult volunteers.

The Step into Health Awards 2020 celebrate the work of employers that are pledged to support Step into Health and acknowledge the successes of individuals that have been through the programme and are now employed in the NHS.

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Take part in a major national research project

Take part in a major national research project

Understanding the transition to civilian life for ex-Service personnel with physical conditions as a direct result of service or acquired whilst in service.
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Can you help Mitie build a picture of how Service leavers and Veterans contribute to the facilities management industry?

Can you help Mitie build a picture of how Service leavers and Veterans contribute to the facilities management industry?

@Mitie are undertaking research focusing on the ex-military community and what this career bring to the facilities management industry. They’re keen to understand more about what attracts Service leavers to FM and the experience of transitioning into the sector. As our resident experts, Mitie need your help!
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Barclays Military Talent Scheme – Closing soon

Barclays Military Talent Scheme – Closing soon

Barclays are currently recruiting for its Military Talent Scheme which will run from Monday 16 March 2020 to 5 June 2020. The scheme is open to any Service Leaver who is in their resettlement period for the duration of the scheme.
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