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VACANCY FOR DEPUTY COMMANDANT – LANCASHIRE  ARMY CADET FORCE

There will be a vacancy for the Deputy Commandant within Lancashire Army Cadet Force in November 2020.  The normal place of duty for this post will be the Headquarters of Lancashire ACF which is situated in Chindits Way, Preston, PR2 8DG.  The HQ staff parade on a Saturday, with occasional weekday evening work as directed by the Commandant.  

Lancashire ACF comprises 33 detachments which are divided into 4 Companies.  The County has around 1000 Cadets with 180 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (Officers and Adult Instructors) on strength.

Applicants are most strongly advised to visit the County HQ, NW RFCA and Cadets Branch RPoC Headquarters prior to interview. The interview is in two parts and is anticipated to take place at Fulwood Barracks on 27 or 28 April 2020. Detailed timings will be arranged closer to the date.

Applications by letter and a personal statement, explaining your motivation for applying for the appointment and what you hope to achieve in post, should be sent to SO2 MS/SO2 Plans by 0900hrs Wed 8 April 2020 and copied to the NW RFCA and County (see below). The application must be accompanied by a CV in the attached format.  Any email correspondence should be sent to NWHQ-Pers-0MS-Mailbox@mod.gov.uk. 

  • SO2 MS / SO2 Plans FB HQ NW, Fulwood Barracks, Preston Lancs PR2 8AA.
  • Office Manager NW RFCA, Gladstone House, Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Liverpool, L38 8AF.
  • The SO2 MS is Mr Jon Holden contactable on 01772 260 276.  SO2 Plans FB is Maj Helena Roberts contactable on 01772 260 070. 

For details, Job Description and CV Proforma please click HERE

VACANCY FOR COMMANDANT – MERSEYSIDE ARMY CADET FORCE

There will be a vacancy now for a Commandant within Merseyside Army Cadet Force. The normal place of duty for this post will be the Headquarters of Merseyside ACF which is situated in Altcar Training Camp, L38 7JD. The HQ staff parade on a Thursday, with occasional weekday evening work as directed by the Commandant. ACF comprises 32 detachments which are divided into four Companies. The County has over 600 Cadets with 142 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (Officers and Adult Instructors) on strength.

The post of Commandant is a voluntary appointment. However, the successful applicant will receive remuneration appropriate to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel as per the current Volunteer Allowance scheme for weekends, courses and camps (currently up to 28 days), although it is acknowledged that the appointment will require considerably more time. In addition, payment for residence to place of duty and motor mileage allowances may be claimed when on official ACF duty.

Applications by letter and a personal statement, explaining your motivation for applying for the appointment and what you hope to achieve in post, should be sent to SO2 MS/SO2 Plans by 0900hrs Wed 15 April 20 and copied to NW RFCA (see below). The application must be accompanied by a CV in the attached format. Any email correspondence should be sent to NWHQ-Pers-0MS-Mailbox@mod.gov.uk

• SO2 MS / SO2 Plans FB HQ NW, Fulwood Barracks, Preston Lancs PR2 8AA

• Office Manager NW RFCA, Gladstone House, Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Liverpool, L38 8AF

• The SO2 MS is Mr Jon Holden contactable on 01772 260 276. SO2 Plans FB is Maj Helena Roberts contactable on 01772 260 070.

View the full job description HERE.

VACANCY FOR DEPUTY COMMANDANT 1 – MERSEYSIDE ARMY CADET FORCE

There will be a vacancy for the Deputy Commandant (1) within Merseyside Army Cadet Force from 1 September 2020.  The normal place of duty for this post will be the Headquarters of Merseyside ACF which is situated in Altcar Training Camp, L38 7JD.  The HQ staff parade on a Saturday, with occasional weekday evening work as directed by the Commandant.  

Merseyside ACF comprises 32 detachments which are divided into four Companies.  The County has over 750 Cadets with 185 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (Officers and Adult Instructors) on strength.  

Applicants are most strongly advised to visit the County HQ, NW RFCA and Cadets Branch RPoC Headquarters prior to interview. The interview is in two parts and is anticipated to take place at Fulwood Barracks on 27 or 28 April 2020. Detailed timings will be arranged closer to the date.

Applications by letter and a personal statement, explaining your motivation for applying for the appointment and what you hope to achieve in post, should be sent to SO2 MS/SO2 Plans by 0900hrs Wed 8 April 2020 and copied to the NW RFCA and County (see below). The application must be accompanied by a CV in the attached format.  Any email correspondence should be sent to NWHQ-Pers-0MS-Mailbox@mod.gov.uk. 

  • SO2 MS / SO2 Plans FB HQ NW, Fulwood Barracks, Preston Lancs PR2 8AA
  • Office Manager NW RFCA, Gladstone House, Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Liverpool, L38 8AF. 
  • The SO2 MS is Mr Jon Holden contactable on 01772 260 276.  SO2 Plans FB is Maj Helena Roberts contactable on 01772 260 070. 

For details, Job description and CV Proforma click HERE

VACANCY FOR COMMANDANT – GREATER MANCHESTER ARMY CADET FORCE

There will be a vacancy from 5 December 2020 for a Commandant within Greater Manchester Army Cadet Force (GMACF).  The normal place of duty for this post will be the Headquarters of GMACF which is located at the Holcombe Moor Cadet Training Centre, Spenleach Lane, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JJ.  The Command Team meet fortnightly during the evening, with the potential for occasional weekend meetings as agreed by the Commandant.  

GMACF comprises 40 Detachments which are divided into five companies.  The County has just over 1000 Cadets with 250 Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (Officers and Adult Instructors) on strength.  The County is also responsible for a very busy Cadet Training Centre which is not only used by GMACF but by the Regular and Reserve Army, other cadet units and civilian groups.

Applicants are most strongly advised to visit the County HQ, NW RFCA and Cadets Branch RPoC Headquarters prior to interview. The interview is in two parts and will take place at Fulwood Barracks on 27 or 28 April 2020. Detailed timings will be as arranged closer to the date.

Applications by letter and a personal statement, explaining your motivation for applying for the appointment and what you hope to achieve in post, should be sent to SO2 MS/SO2 Plans by 0900hrs Wed 8 April 20 and copied to NW RFCA (see below).  The application must be accompanied by a CV in the attached format.  Any email correspondence should be sent to NWHQ-Pers-0MS-Mailbox@mod.gov.uk

  • SO2 MS / SO2 Plans FB HQ NW, Fulwood Barracks, Preston Lancs PR2 8AA
  • Office Manager NW RFCA, Gladstone House, Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Liverpool, L38 8AF
  • The SO2 MS is Mr Jon Holden contactable on 01772 260 276.  SO2 Plans FB is Maj Helena Roberts contactable on 01772 260 070.

For details, Job description and CV Proforma click HERE

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