Helping you succeed throughout your working life

The Forces Employment Charity provides life-long, life-changing support, jobs and training opportunities to Service leavers, veterans, reservists and their spouses, partners and children, regardless of circumstances, rank, length of service, or reason for leaving.

Careers in Energy 2024: Meet Ingrid Rolland
Careers in Energy 2024: Meet Ingrid Rolland
Read Ingrid Rolland’s story of when she joined Centrica as an Offshore Operations Supervisor after attending a Forces Employment Charity (FEC) event!
Headshot of Careers in Energy case study, Ingrid Rolland smiling in her high viz clothing and hard hat with the Centrica logo across the front.
Women into Employment 2024: Realising your worth
Women into Employment 2024: Realising your worth
Register today for our event on 26 March in London for the whole military community!
Image reprresenting Women into Employment event 2024 showing a business woman looking across the room, smiling - possibly as part of a group discussion.
A closer look at mentorship
A closer look at mentorship
Jenna Richardson takes a closer look at our corporate mentoring service, exploring the benefits and experience for both mentor and mentee.
MyForces Employment
MyForces Employment
We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand-new online community, MyForcesEmployment. This excellent resource provides a collaborative space for our clients to support each other, share their learnings, engage with one another, and access support above and beyond finding that next job.

The Officers’ Association and RFEA The Forces Employment Charity have combined to create a single charity to provide exceptional career support to all Service leavers, veterans, reservists, and their families throughout the UK, whatever their circumstances, rank, length of service, or reasons for leaving.

Our numbers
21,977
Ex-Forces personnel
& families supported
115,012
Ex-Forces
job opportunities
8,277
Relationships
with employers
176
Specialist staff
to support your search
Why hire
Ex-Forces

There are many reasons why veterans are a great fit for any company, some of which include being able to thrive under pressure, delivering against tight deadlines, and an ability to cope with change.

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events
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“The Forces Employment Charity’s help means I have a job and a happy life with my family.”
Jhabindra, Gurkha
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