Our commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant
The Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association for Greater London (GL RFCA) is the focal point of activity and administration for Reserves and Cadets of all three Services in London. One of our pillars is Employer Engagement and we are mandated advocates for the Armed Forces Covenant. Although we are not part of the military chain of command, we are not entitled to sign up to the Armed Forces Covenant. We do, however, embody all its values in our HR policies.
The GL RFCA works to establish and maintain strong relationships with employers to ensure they can realise the benefits of access to service leavers, veterans and reservists, a skilled and highly motivated pool of employees.
We offer advice and support and enable organisations to develop a mutually beneficial working relationship with the Ministry of Defence (MOD).
Our role encompasses amongst other things:
Additionally, we are responsible for:
Being the focal point for YOU London – the partnership of ten uniformed youth organisations in London.