From Royal Navy to career in cyber security

From Royal Navy to career in cyber security

A tremendous desire to succeed, combined with courses, CV and skills translation backing from SaluteMyJob consultants, helped an ex-Royal Navy petty officer into a successful new career in cyber-security.

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New Whitehall Veterans Strategy launched

New Whitehall Veterans Strategy launched

A GROUND-BREAKING strategy to champion the changing needs of the ex-service community has been launched by the Ministry of Defence.
The move will see the creation of a new Veterans Unit with input from across Whitehall, ensuring action to meet the ever-changing needs of veterans.

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Calls to make county 'best place for veterans'

Calls to make county 'best place for veterans'

HELP with employment and skills support for veterans is one of the key pledges in a drive to make Greater Manchester the best place in the country for current and former members of the Armed Forces to access support.

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Celebrating veterans in the workforce

Celebrating veterans in the workforce

SERVICE leavers who are excelling in their fields have been honoured in the largest ever celebration of military veterans in the UK workforce.

The inaugural British Ex-Forces in Business Awards, held in association with Amazon Web Services (AWS), marked the achievements of the ex-forces personnel themselves and the organisations and companies which support them.

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Report calls for more research into veterans' transition support

Report calls for more research into veterans' transition support

MORE research into why more than a third of service leavers do not fully access the official MOD transition support service is one of the key recommendations made in a new report.

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More cyber trained veterans on the way

More cyber trained veterans on the way

COMPANIES looking for trained cybersecurity staff will soon be able to take their pick of a new wave of qualified veterans thanks to a new course being run by SaluteMyJob, in partnership with IBM.

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Come and meet our warriors

Come and meet our warriors

BUSINESSES are being invited to take part in a unique new programme designed to help wounded, injured and sick veterans boost their search for a career after their military service.

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Creating a supportive structure for veterans

Creating a supportive structure for veterans

THE creation of an internal military network as a forum for networking and information sharing is a great way to connect with forces veterans, reservists and military spouses. Indeed many companies like HSBC and KPMG use their internal networks as the foundation of their Armed Forces or ‘veterans’ programmes.

 

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Self-employment means more control of life

Self-employment means more control of life

Improved quality of life was one of the main motivating factors for successful St. James’s Place graduate Angus Watson.

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Filling the skills gap - Operations

Filling the skills gap - Operations

Operations manager roles can prove to be an ideal fit for ex-forces personnel who come ready-programmed with high standards and an inbuilt ability to multitask under the greatest pressure.

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Preparing for Employment in Civvy Street

Preparing for Employment in Civvy Street

Many commercial businesses recognise the value former Service men and women bring to their workplace. To ensure that you are able to showcase yourself as the most competitive candidate in the job that you want, it is important to be prepared. To fully prepare, make sure you have completed this checklist, if you are looking for further guidance and one-to-one advice, SaluteMyJob are here to help.

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How To Write A 'Stand Out' CV

How To Write A 'Stand Out' CV

At SaluteMyJob we know the task of writing your CV can be a daunting experience for ex-military jobseekers - but we are here to help! Your CV has 30 seconds to impress an employer so to make sure your CV stands out from other jobseekers, we have created a CV template and step-by-step guide for you to follow.

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