Events

VETS offers a range of transition support activities such as CV and Interview workshops, talent days, work placements, internships. Mentors will provide guidance on which support activities a veteran should attend. Placements and internships are arranged directly through the VETS Hub, further details available through your mentor.

Date/time What is it? Location Website
31 October 2018, 10:00 - 15:00 A Day with BT
Transition Force can help you find the role, company and industry that's right for you. These events are aimed specifically at armed forces leavers, veterans and their spouses / partners. By attending ‘A Day with BT’ or the "Openreach Engineering Insight" you will get: - An introduction to BT / Openreach’s business; - Advice on demonstrating how your military skills and experience transfer to civilian jobs; - Information about our recruitment processes; - Introductions to ex-service personnel working for BT / Openreach who have successfully transitioned from the military to civilian employment. If you’re a Service leaver, remember you must also be registered with the CTP and have attended a Career Transition Workshop (if eligible). Events in the future which are marked "closed" are full, please select another date or register at www.veteranemployment.co.uk to link with a Buddy mentor.
Glasgow Visit
1 November 2018, 17:00 - 19:00 Metropolitan Police Service Military Recruitment Event
London is one of the most exciting and diverse cities in the world – and policing it is no easy task. It takes a huge number of people from all sorts of different backgrounds with a wide range of skills and experience. Do you have what it takes to be one of them? Find out if a career with the Met is just the change you’re looking for, and what kind of challenges, experiences and rewards you could have in store. The event is only open to HM Forces personal and will be opened by a Senior officer with a vision of policing in London. During the event you will be given information on the roles and recruitment processes that you will undertake to become a member of the Metropolitan Police Service. The Metropolitan Police are recruiting: •Police Constables •Police Community Support Officers •Designated Detention Officers •Communications Staff Once the presentations have been given you will have the opportunity to meet with ex forces personal who are now serving in the Metropolitan Police. Book your place If you are interested in attending this event, contact the Central Bookings Team on 0203 162 4410 or email CTPEvents@ctp.org.uk
London Visit
5 November 2018, 17:30 - 20:00 Fireside chat with Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Hillier KCB CBE DFC ADC MA RAF
Please join the Bloomberg Military Veterans Community and the Bloomberg Women’s Community for a fireside chat with Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Hillier KCB CBE DFC ADC MA RAF, the professional head of the Royal Air Force, and Wing Commander Caroline Viles, Officer Commanding 32 Squadron. 2018 marks the centenaries of the end of World War I, the formation of the RAF, and voting equality in the UK, and this conversation will celebrate these important milestones. Discussion will cover the highs and lows of conducting varied global operations, the lessons we can learn in the Financial Services Industry from their leadership and what the next frontier of military service in Britain sets to achieve. The conversation will be moderated by Bloomberg TV anchor and Radio presenter Guy Johnson, drinks and canapes will be served immediately after the discussion.
London Visit
7 November 2018, 10:00 - 15:00 A Day with BT
Register for a free workshop for an employer’s view on how to approach the civilian jobs market. BT and Openreach’s Transition Force programme aims to help you find the role, company, and industry that's right for you.
York Visit
14 November 2018, 10:00 - 15:00 Openreach Engineering Insight
Register for a free workshop for an employer’s view on how to approach the civilian jobs market. BT and Openreach’s Transition Force programme aims to help you find the role, company, and industry that's right for you.
Aldershot Visit
14 September - 14 November 2018 A Day with BT
Register for a free workshop for an employer’s view on how to approach the civilian jobs market. BT and Openreach’s Transition Force programme aims to help you find the role, company, and industry that's right for you.
Stoke-On-Trent Visit
5 December 2018, 10:00 - 15:00 Openreach Engineering Insight
Register for a free workshop for an employer’s view on how to approach the civilian jobs market. BT and Openreach’s Transition Force programme aims to help you find the role, company, and industry that's right for you.
Portsmouth Visit