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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Ex-military personnel making their mark at Europe’s leading fresh produce companies

Ex-military personnel making their mark at Europe’s leading fresh produce companies

G’s is one of Europe’s leading fresh produce companies, supplying salads and vegetables to all major UK and many European supermarkets. G’s has farms in UK, Spain, Poland, Czech Republic, Senegal and the USA. At any one time, there is 7,000 people employed in the company, with 3,800 employees in the UK. SaluteMyJob chats to Beverly Dixon, Group HR Director about the roles ex-military personnel and reservists are most suited for within the company - and why they add value to the business.

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100 veterans now qualified in cybersecurity thanks to SaluteMyJob, IBM and Ci

100 veterans now qualified in cybersecurity thanks to SaluteMyJob, IBM and Ci

SaluteMyJob has launched its latest cybersecurity training course for military veterans in the UK, in partnership with IBM and the Corsham Institute (Ci). This free certification in IBM security and analytics solutions teaches cybersecurity software skills to former and transitioning military personnel, and 100 veterans will complete the course by 8th September.

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Armed To Farm

Armed To Farm

HighGround, a Service charity and one of SaluteMyJob’s partners, has featured in an article looking at how the personal traits of military men and women are very similar to those underpinning a successful career in agriculture.

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Partnering with Defence 2017: Conference shows growing commitment from employers

Partnering with Defence 2017: Conference shows growing commitment from employers

Defence Relationship Management hosted their third annual Partnering with Defence Conference on Tuesday, (14th March), bringing together employers that have pledged their support to the Armed Forces and MOD representatives.

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Meet Billy - A Senior Facilities, Logistics and Supply Chain Manager

Meet Billy -  A Senior Facilities, Logistics and Supply Chain Manager

Billy is a former Senior Facilities, Logistics and Supply Chain Manager in the Army and since leaving, he has worked as a Project Manager, a Security Officer and is currently a Paramedic. He is now looking for Facilities Management roles. 

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