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CCAT – Facilities and Logistics Manager

Location: Capil Curig Training Camp, Betws-yCoed, Conwy, LL24 0DS

Fixed Term - Permanent

The Army Cadet Force Association (ACFA) is seeking a Facilities and Logistics Co-ordinator to commence as soon as possible. The position is a permanent contract and will consist of a 40 hour working week. A copy of the Job Description can be found here - Job Description - CCAT - Facilities and Logistics Co-ordinator

Applications are to be submitted to Martin Meek by Email to: hr@armycadets.com by midnight Tuesday 5th November 2019 and interviews will take place at Capil Curig on Thursday 14th November 2019. A copy of the application form is here - ACFA Application Form - CCAT Facilities and Logistics Co-ordinator

Cadet Digital Services (CDS) – System Admin & Service Desk Supervisor

Location: Home Based

Fixed Term - 2 years

The Army Cadet Force Association (ACFA) is seeking a home based CDS System Admin & Service Desk Supervisor to commence as soon as possible. The position is a 2 Years fixed term contract and will consist of a 40 hour working week. A copy of the Job Description can be found here - Job Description CDS - System Admin & Service Desk Supervisor

Applications are to be submitted to Martin Meek by Email to: hr@armycadets.com by midnight Sunday 3rd November 2019 and interviews will take place during the week commencing Monday 11th November 2019. A copy of the application form is here - ACFA Application Form - CDS System Admin & Service Desk Supervisor

Head of Media and Communications

Location: Hq Cadets Branch, Aldershot

Fixed Term - Permanent

We are looking for an intelligent and flexible Head of Media and Communications to lead a small team of communications and marketing professionals based in Aldershot. You will be responsible for developing and delivering a wide-ranging national programme of promotional activity; supported by a team of two. A copy of the Job Description can be found here: Head of Media and Communications

You will be supporting the communications of two of the UK’s biggest and best youth organisations: The Army Cadet Force (ACF) and the Combined Cadet Force (CCF). ACF groups are based in the community and CCF groups in schools but both give young people access to a range of challenging, exciting, adventurous and educational military-themed activities. Their goal is to give young people the skills they need to succeed in life, whatever career path they choose.

You will have a ‘can do’ attitude, superb digital communications skills and the ability to manage a broad range of internal and external stakeholders. In addition, you will need excellent writing skills, meticulous attention to detail, and the ability to craft content for a range of print and digital media. An interest in, or experience of, the cadet forces is desirable but not essential.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop and improve communications across both youth organisations and to help promote the benefits of the cadet movement to a broad range of stakeholders and the general public. DBS disclosure will be required for these posts.

CVs ARE NOT ACCEPTED. You must fill in the application form a copy of which can be found here: Application form

Completed application forms should be submitted to hr@armycadets.com by no later than midnight Thursday 7th November 2019 and interviews will take place in Aldershot on Tuesday 19th November 2019.

Chef - Cadet Training Centre, Frimley Park

Location: Cadet Training Centre, Frimley

Fixed Term – 2 Years

Commencing – As soon as possible

The Army Cadet Force Association (ACFA) is seeking a qualified Chef, working at the Cadet Training Centre at Frimley. The Chef is directly responsible to the Lead Chef for the provision of catering support, kitchen hygiene and food safety for the personnel permanently residing at or as a Student attending courses and conferences in the Centre. This is a fixed term 2 year position and will consist of a 40 hour working week and a starting annual salary of £17,076.80.

A copy of the job description can be found here: Job Description Chef

The Cadet Training Centre, Frimley Park is the National Training Centre for the Combined Cadet Force and the Army Cadet Force. The majority of instruction is carried out for students from these organisations attending week long residential courses. Courses normally assemble mid Sunday afternoon and disperse PM Fridays. There are in addition 10-12 weekend conferences scheduled throughout the year.

Applications be submitted to Martin Meek by Email to: hr@armycadets.com by midnight Thursday 17th October 2019 and interviews will take place in Frimley during the week commencing Monday 21st October 2019.

A copy of the application form is here: Application Form Chef


Lead Chef - Cadet Training Centre, Frimley Park

Location: Cadet Training Centre, Frimley

Fixed Term – 2 Years

Commencing – As soon as possible

The Army Cadet Force Association (ACFA) is seeking a Lead Chef, working at the Cadet Training Centre at Frimley. The Lead Chef is directly responsible to the Quartermaster for the provision of catering support, kitchen hygiene and food safety for the personnel permanently residing at or as a Student attending courses and conferences in this Centre. This is a fixed term 2 year position and will consist of a 40 hour working week and a starting annual salary of £21,944.

A copy of the job description can be found here: Job Description Lead Chef

The Cadet Training Centre, Frimley Park is the National Training Centre for the Combined Cadet Force and the Army Cadet Force. The majority of instruction is carried out for students from these organisations attending week long residential courses. Courses normally assemble mid Sunday afternoon and disperse PM Fridays. There are in addition 10-12 weekend conferences scheduled throughout the year.

Applications be submitted to Martin Meek by Email to: hr@armycadets.com by midnight Thursday 3rd October 2019 and interviews will take place in Frimley during the week commencing Monday 7th October 2019.

A copy of the application form is here: Application Form Lead Chef