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Date Posted: Monday, 15 April 2019 @ 14:29
BAESystems Saudi Arabia are Headline Sponsors, Marston Holdings as Bag Sponsorsand over 60 companies such as Jaguar Land Rover Retail, Civil Nuclear Constabularyand ALDI will be exhibiting at the event, with one thing in common… to gainaccess to some of the UKs best talent.The companies who exhibit at the BFRS National Employment & Career Fairs have regional, national and overseasopportunities. Thousands of opportunities will be availa...
Date Posted: Friday, 29 March 2019 @ 14:49
I’m honoured to have been giving CV & Careers advice at the BFRS National Careers Events held around the UK for the last 5 years or so.Yesterday, we were in Catterick Garrison and what an amazing day it was! There was a real buzz about the place and I overheard lots of attendees – service leavers and veterans – say how much they valued the advice and information given by exhibitors, whether it was from training companies lik...
Date Posted: Friday, 1 March 2019 @ 11:37
British Forces Resettlement Services were proud to support 4 Regiment RLC Inter Squadron Boxing Night last night, with BFRS team members Rob and Stewart attending. Over the past 3 years the relationship between BFRS and 4 Regiment RLC has got stronger and stronger, and with this the hospitality provided on the night was first class. Rob has attended the past 3 events, and this year took Stewart with him to experience the healthy rivalry...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 9 January 2019 @ 15:18
On the 24th ofJanuary 2019, the British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) events willprovide the Armed Forces Community (AFC) with a great opportunity to meet andnetwork with employers at Aldershot Garrison Sports Centre.   Events hosted by BFRSevents allow the AFC to find out about the various industry sectors, availableto them, as well as, meeting with prospective employers.At the event, members ofthe AFC will be able to find out ab...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 29 May 2018 @ 14:53
Securitas UK was among attenders at the British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) careers fair in Aldershot, on Thursday, May 24. Over 60 companies were there, including Royal Mail, Fujitsu, XPO Logistics and DHL.BFRS is a Community Interest Company (CIC), a social enterprise created in 2009. It hosts career fairs across the country. In February 2018, Securitas signed The Armed Forces Covenant, as a show of support for service leavers look...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 23 January 2018 @ 07:44
2018 is full of promises for those leaving the Armed Forces, as unemployment remains at a four-decade low. British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) National Employment & Careers Fair, returns to Aldershot on the 25th January 2018.  Over 75 companies will attend the event, with one thing in common… to gain access to some of the UKs best talent.  *The figures, released by the Office for National Statistics, show th...
Date Posted: Friday, 17 November 2017 @ 11:37
AdmiralSir Jonathon Band attended the Portsmouth remembrance parade, said “there hasnever been a more important time for the country to rally behind its military personnel”* Andhundreds of companies keep on signing the Armed Forces Covenant, a promise from the Nation that thosewho serve or have served, and their families, are treated fairly.OnThursday 23rd November, BFRS are hosting a Job & Careers Fair atthe Catterick Leisur...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 29 August 2017 @ 09:57
Just like awild west GOLD/SILVER rush, companies are pitching up to British ForcesResettlement Services (BFRS) NationalEmployment & Careers Fair @ Tidworth Garrison.  Companies are expected to hit the jackpot, ashundreds of delegates from the military are expected to attend on the day. Up to 85,000 personnel that are expected to leave the forces by 2021.  Two thirds of employers are expected toexperience deficits in soft skills...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 4 July 2017 @ 08:11
British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) are staging their thirdNational Employment & Careers Fair of 2017 for the Armed Forces Community(AFC) in the East Midlands on Thursday 6th July, sponsored by BAE Systems.As a Social Enterprise, BFRSprovide services to tackle social problems, improve Armed Forces Communitiesand people’s life chances.  Key to thisis knowing that military resettlement is more than just the brief time whenlea...
Date Posted: Thursday, 12 January 2017 @ 10:23
In 2016, the UK’s unemploymentrates reached an eleven-year,1 thework British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) delivers, ensures those thathave served in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces, i.e: Service Leavers, the ReserveForces and their families are not forgotten in their next career steps, whichmeans BFRS are contributing to this fall.BFRS are staging their firstNational Employment & Careers Fair of 2017 in Aldershot, bringing Indus...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 22 November 2016 @ 13:47
British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) is a Social Enterprisecreated for the Armed Forces Community (AFC). Our overall purpose is to providean all embracing, easy to access focal point where, in brief, the AFC and thecommercial world can engage. As well as our online services, we do this throughJob & Career Fairs held around the country, and these are a great way to seethis in action. On Thursday24thNovember, BFRS are hosting a Job ...
Date Posted: Thursday, 1 September 2016 @ 13:29
On Thursday 15th September, BFRS are hosting a Jobs &Careers Fair at TidworthLeisure Centre, sponsoredby Bristol Management Centre. Theevent is aimed at Service Leavers, the Reserve Forces, Veterans, MOD employees,as well as their partners and families. Tedworth House, one of five Military Recovery Centres for Servicepersonnel who are wounded, injured and sick, have also been invited to bringthose ready to make the sometimes daunting tra...
Date Posted: Wednesday, 24 August 2016 @ 12:40
 Are you a former Service man or woman, a reservist ormilitary spouse looking for work in Scotland? Would you like the chance toengage with Scottish employers interested in hiring former Service men andwomen – without the hassle of leaving your home? If the answer is YES, then why not take part in an OnlineJob Fair designed to bring together jobseekers and employers in Scotland, in a careers fair environment?Whenis the Online...
Date Posted: Friday, 8 July 2016 @ 09:16
British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) are coming toGrantham, bringing Industry and the Armed Forces Community (AFC) together toprovide future career opportunities. This is due to the growing need to help industry expandand fill the genuine skill gaps and shortages that are now being experienced.An analysis from the CBI/ Pearson education reported “More than half ofbusinesses UK-wide fear they will not be able to recruit enou...
Date Posted: Tuesday, 14 June 2016 @ 14:15
On Thursday 23rd June, BFRS are hosting an Industry SpecificCareers day for the Engineering & Construction sectors which is beingstaged at the London Metropolitan University, Holloway Road, London. British ForcesResettlement Services (BFRS) is a Social Enterprise focused on helping theArmed Forces Community through their transition to civilian life and beyond,who under the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS)have been ...