Vacancies


Current job vacancies at NW RFCA and partner organisations will be listed below:


Chief of Staff, Council of the Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Associations

Applications are invited for the post of Chief of Staff of the Council of Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Associations (CRFCA), based in Holderness House, 51-61 Clifton Street, London EC2A 4EY.  This is a Central Government Crown Servant Grade B1 post.

The Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association (RFCA) is a Central Government body established under the authority of the Reserve Forces Act 1996 to deliver support to the Nation’s Volunteer Reserve Forces and the tri-Service Cadet Forces. CRFCA is the regulatory and coordinating body for the 13 regional RFCAs.

The post will be responsible for:

  • Resource planning for the CRFCA consolidated outputs and budget.
  • In-year business and budget management and governance.
  • Coordination of business planning, direction and internal policy and process.
  • Central focus for all IT, data management and data security.
  • Central focus for all human resource policy and issues.
  • Central administration, including chairing and acting as Secretary for certain central committees.

For more information and instructions on how to apply, download a full job description via the following link:

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The closing date for applications is Friday 26 May 2017.


The Hawthorne’s School CCF Royal Marines School Staff Instructor Post, Warrington

The Hawthorne’s is recruiting for a School Staff Instructor to support the newly established Combined Cadet Force (Royal Marines) unit. The successful applicant will have a good working knowledge of the administration require to run a CCF unit and be well versed in delivering the Royal Marines syllabus.

The successful applicant will be employed for one day per week, term time, and will be able to claim up to 51 days remuneration from the Ministry of Defence at the current rate of £69.86 per day.

For more information and instructions on how to apply, download a full job description via the following link:

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The closing date for applications is Friday 2 June.


King’s Leadership Academy Liverpool CCF RAF School Staff Instructor Post, Liverpool

King’s Leadership Academy Liverpool is recruiting for a School Staff Instructor to support the newly established Combined Cadet Force (Royal Air Force) unit. The successful applicant will have a good working knowledge of the administration of a CCF unit and be well versed in delivering the RAF syllabus.

The successful applicant will be employed for one day per week, term time, and will be able to claim up to 51 days remuneration from the Ministry of Defence at the current rate of £69.86 per day.

For more information and instructions on how to apply, download a full job description via the following link:

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The closing date for applications is Friday 2 June.


School Combined Cadet Force Staff Instructor, Newton Rigg College, Penrith

This is a great opportunity to shape a new role. The role deals with much of the administration of the CCF, as well as delivering direct training where appropriate. Duties include the management and maintenance of all equipment and storage areas associated with CCF, keeping accounts including contingent clothing and equipment, extensive use of the Westminster system (the Cadet Management Information System), reconnaissance of future venues to be used by the CCF on Camps and Field Days as well as booking these well in advance.

Applicants should ideally be qualified as a Skill at Arms Instructor and hold a Range Management Qualification (or a willingness to work towards these qualifications within 12 months), coupled with a willingness to work flexibly, be self motivated to meet deadlines and work under pressure. Experience of working with young people is a pre-requisite with an ability to organise and support  a week long residential expedition at least twice per year.

To apply go to www.askham-bryan.ac.uk/recruitment

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 30 May.

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