Royal Air Force

Royal Air Force

Join the Royal Air Force and you will get much more than just a job – you’ll have opportunities that no other employer can hope to match. From worldwide travels to lifelong friendships, life in the RAF is a unique experience.  

The Royal Air Force performs a wide range of duties to serve and protects the UKs interests abroad. We provide all personnel with a varied range of training and activities to make sure you're ready for anything.     

An apprenticeship in the Royal Air Force is a unique experience where you will be given hands on training with some of the most experienced and highly trained personnel in the world. Not only will you gain a professional qualification that’s recognised in the civilian world, you’ll also have a guaranteed job in your chosen field once you’ve completed it.  

You’ll receive the very best training and as well as getting paid to learn, you’ll get the chance to travel the world, play sport and perform an important role in the RAF.

Opportunities (12)

Would you like to join an elite team controlling offensive, defensive and combat support aircraft? As an Air & Space Operations Specialist (Aerospace Systems) you’ll manage some of the world’s most sophisticated technology. Working with cutting-edge of computer information systems to search the skies for potential threats. Throughout your training you will gain a level 3 Digital Support Technician Apprenticeship. This will accompany the world-class training you will receive and allow you...

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Our Air & Space Operations Specialist (Flight Operations) play a vital role in the RAF, providing direct support to aircrew, air operation controllers and operations managers in a variety of roles. As an Air & Space Operations Specialist (Flight Operations) you will work as part of a team coordinating the RAF’s vast array of aeronautical information, which is critical to the safe and speedy conduct of missions. After receiving 12-weeks of specialist training, you will have the skills to...

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Apprenticeships in the Royal Air Force offer a flying start to any career. Our award-winning apprenticeships ensure our recruits gain world-class, civilian-recognised qualifications, while earning a competitive wage, and will have a guaranteed job at the end. We currently have over 20 apprenticeship roles to choose from, and the RAF has been rated as an Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ training provider. They are available in a broad and diverse range of careers including Aviation Operations,...

  Are you looking for a job that will take you across the world and teach you key skills to help you cope with the most stressful of situations? Then you should consider an Air and Ground Steward Apprenticeship in the RAF. You will be trained in organisational and time management skills, excellent communication and number skills and have the ability to stay calm under pressure. You will be able to work in Military Messes supporting food services with our industry partners and delivering...

Cyberspace Communication Specialist (Unified Communication Technician Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship). Our Cyberspace Communication Specialists are at the heart of everything we do, nothing starts without them. Imagine a world without your mobile phone , WiFi or social media. Imagine a world where you can’t trust that someone isn’t reading your personal messages. Our Cyberspace Communication Specialists are responsible for maintaining all the communications networks the RAF rely on every...

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As a Royal Air Force Vehicle & Mechanical Equipment Technician, you could maintain a range of plant equipment used in support of aircraft and air operations as well as Airfield and Combat Support vehicles.  This can include power-generating equipment for starting aircraft, haulage and lifting gear, hydraulic power rigs, air compressors, mobile air cooling and conditioning units, fire engines, aircraft handling loaders, aircraft towing vehicles and more. The work ranges from routine...

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