Employment Partners

Poppyscotland links in with a number of other organisations offering employment services.

 

RFEA

RFEA provides career advice and have specialist case working support for those who need it.  They have thousands of job opportunities sourced for the aspirations and skills of ex forces men and women.  Register here and they will contact you directly.

 

SACRO

If you have a criminal conviction, knowing how, when and what to disclose to a potential employer can make a huge difference.

Sacro have both a Veterans’ Mentoring Service and a Criminal Conviction Disclosure Service, providing support for veterans in the criminal justice system.  You can call them to find out more on 0131 624 7270 or email veterans@sacro.org.uk

 

X-FORCES

X-Forces and Poppyscotland collectively offer joint Enterprise and Self-Employment support across Scotland.

X-Forces is a social enterprise that offers specialist enterprise training, advice, mentoring and business start-up services for the Armed Forces community nationwide.

 

COMMUNITY JOBS SCOTLAND

Community Jobs Scotland provides paid work placements for up to one year.  If you would be interested in working in the voluntary sector, served for less that six years, and are between 16 and 29 years old, a work opportunity could be waiting for you.  Details of the jobs available in your area can be found on the SCVO website.

 

 

 

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