RFEA The Forces Employment Charity

Description

Our commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant

  • Promoting we are an Armed Forces-friendly organisation;
  • Seeking to support the employment of veterans young and old; by recognising military skills and qualifications and always consider offering an interview to veterans, young and old, if they meet the selection criteria laid out in a job advert;
  • Support the employment, where appropriate, of wounded, injured and sick Service personnel by working with the Recovery Career Service;
  • Striving to support the employment of Service spouses and partners;
  • Endeavouring to offer a degree of flexibility in granting annual leave for Service spouses and partners before, during and after a partner’s deployment;
  • Seeking to support our employees who choose to be members of the Reserve forces, including by accommodating their training and deployment where possible;
  • Aiming to actively participate in Armed Forces Day;
  • Striving to fulfil our charitable objects by helping all Service Leavers and Veterans to find and remain in appropriate and rewarding employment for the rest of their working lives.

About us

Founded in 1885 and operating across the UK, we are the leading source of ex forces jobs and career advice.  We work with employers who value ex-military recruitment. We provide life-long, life-changing support, jobs and training opportunities to service leavers, reservists, veterans and their families.