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From REME to Speedy Training Services

From REME to Speedy Training Services

Read about Richard’s journey from Recovery Mechanic to leading a team at Speedy, as well as his CV tips!
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New opportunities in familiar surroundings

New opportunities in familiar surroundings

Find out about Darren’s transition from Serviceman to Sparky
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Air Safety and Environmental Manager, Tom Amery, discusses his role at Defence Equipment & Support

Air Safety and Environmental Manager, Tom Amery, discusses his role at Defence Equipment & Support

“The role is very varied, which keeps it exciting. I can be writing a strategy on how to get an aircraft into service one day and visiting a factory to review safety standards on a build the next”
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From Technical Quarter Master Sergeant to Technical Project Manager

From Technical Quarter Master Sergeant to Technical Project Manager

Read about Matt’s journey from REME to Technical Project Manager at Forsberg Services, and view their latest job adverts.
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Transition in the middle of a pandemic

Transition in the middle of a pandemic

Allan Webb's Project Management Office Manager, Colin Peace, shares his experience of transitioning from military to civilian life in the midst of a pandemic.
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Supporting Chris Buller On His Resettlement Journey

Supporting Chris Buller On His Resettlement Journey

Find out how Chris Buller went from Leading Hand in the Royal Navy, to Commissioning Manager for Logi-tek.
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From British Army to Prison Custody Officer

From British Army to Prison Custody Officer

Jade joined the British Army when she was just 16 and all she wanted was to be part of an organisation that would challenge her. Read about her journey from the Army to a PCO with Sodexo.
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CTP Success: Supporting Tony Lewis on his resettlement journey

CTP Success: Supporting Tony Lewis on his resettlement journey

Tony Lewis left the RAF as a Warrant Officer in 2021, after serving for more than 38 years. Read on to see how he managed his resettlement, what he found helpful, and listen to the tips to help you on your own journey.
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From Parachute Regiment to Sodexo

From Parachute Regiment to Sodexo

Neil Payne is the new Head of Security at Sodexo’s women’s prison, HMP Bronzefield. Neil comes from an Armed Forces background and tells us about his move from the Army to a prison.
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Why join FCDO Services?

Why join FCDO Services?

We have a number of exciting roles coming up, and so we thought you might like to hear from an ex-military member of staff on why he feels FCDO Services is a good fit when leaving the military.
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CTP Success: Supporting Luke Rowswell on his resettlement journey

CTP Success: Supporting Luke Rowswell on his resettlement journey

Luke Rowswell left the Army as a Private in 2021 after serving for more than 12 years and took up resettlement support with the Career Transition Partnership (CTP).
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