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.

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Do you want to work on the front line defending the Royal Air Force around the world? Does the idea of training and operating as a specialist close combat airman excite you? Then you could be a Regiment Gunner in the Royal Air Force; expert in ground combat tactics, weapons, field craft and force protection. As a Royal Air Force Regiment Gunner, you’ll perform a pivotal role: providing combat support to deployed  air operations anywhere in the world – fighting on the ground to ensure...

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,...

Maintain and develop the skills as a military nurse in order to provide the highest possible levels of nursing care in peacetime and on operations. KEY POINTS Be treated, trained and supported as a professional.  Join the RAF, get paid whilst undertaking a fully funded BSc(Hons).  After graduation, RAF Registered Nurse pay is equivalent to NHS Band 7. Aeromedical Evacuation - transferring patients by air (fixed/rotary wing aircraft). Fully supported clinical rotation programme for newly...

Job Description Are you looking for a job that would teach you new skills whilst giving you opportunities to travel the world? With options to volunteer for assignments in the USA, Cyprus and Germany, and to deploy to areas such as the Falkland Islands, it’s no ordinary desk job. As RAF Personnel Support you will be trained to advise on and administer a whole host of services for personnel including pay, travel and discipline. You may be responsible for supporting squadrons on their...

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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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If you are currently studying at medical school, or are applying for a place at a medical school, the Royal Air Force could sponsor your Medical training, in the form of a bursary or a cadetship, leading ultimately to a career as a Royal Air Force Medical Officer. Medical Officer Sponsorship is available from year 3 of Medical School. The Royal Air Force spans the world.  We support troops on the front line, fly in humanitarian aid for the sick and starving, police the skies and defend...

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