The Ministry of Defence hosted its fifth annual Partnering with Defence Conference on Thursday (March 14th), bringing together employers that have pledged their support to the Armed Forces and MOD representatives.Read More
MORAY and Highland Councils have launched a new website to support members of the Armed Forces community. Moray and Highland, which we briefly mentioned at the Veterans Gathering in November.Read More
To mark Remembrance Sunday and 100 years since the end of the First World War, the SaluteMyJob team have been delving into their family histories to share their accounts of family members who fought during in Great War.
SaluteMyJob and J1 Consulting have announced their merger, joining forces to provide a more comprehensive set of integrated veterans focused advisory, recruitment and training services that will better serve employers and ex-military jobseekers alike.Read More
Veterans Work, a consortium of organisations including Deloitte, the Forces in Mind Trust and the Officers’ Association, are carrying out a survey to understand the experiences of veterans in finding employment after leaving the military. The findings from the research will be used to understand whether any further support would be useful and they would like to hear about your own experience.Read More
MORE influential business leaders have added their voices to calls for employers to work harder to recruit from the growing veteran talent pool.
Both the Institute of Leadership and Management and banking giant Barclays have published reports this month which add further weight to SaluteMyJob’s message to businesses that they are missing out if they are not employing service leavers.
VETERANS have welcomed the Government’s decision to allow service leavers to keep their ID cards.
The move, confirmed by Minister for Defence People and Veterans Tobias Ellwood, will allow former service personnel to "retain that emotional connection" to their career.Read More
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.
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.Read More
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.Read More