Curtis Family 715X195 Can we help?

Having trouble finding work?

Ex-Serviceman and his dogsAdjusting to civilian life after a career in the Armed Forces can be very difficult, and although ex-Service personnel are often very disciplined, determined and great at teamwork, finding a job can be one of the hardest parts of leaving Service.

The unique challenges faced by Service families can also make it difficult for partners and dependants of serving personnel to start and maintain a career.

Our Civvy Street website at is designed to help you adjust to life on civvy street and kick-start a new career.

"When there was no funding elsewhere I contacted Civvy St and was given support straight away. I hope that one day I can give back to such an excellent charity. Thank you so much for your help."

How we can help

SkydiversLooking for training and help with your CV?

Civvy Street is a website that puts at your fingertips masses of information and resources for finding a job or changing your career. 

There is plenty of useful information that's available to everyone, whether you register or not, but if you do register with the site (for free) you'll get access to a collection of online training courses that you can personalise to fit your needs.

You can also use our CV builder, which is an easy way to create the best CV you possibly can - completely free.

Ready to apply for a job?

Civvy Street lists up-to-date job vacancies that are easy to search, and you can even search for jobs specifically for ex-Service personnel. Plus, if you register with Civvy Street the site will match you with suitable employers.

The website also lists vacancies for the partners and dependants of serving personnel - i.e. in or around Ministry of Defence locations.

You will find information and links to resources that'll help you prepare for interviews, and if you can't find the information you need you can ask us questions online.

Prefer to talk to someone?

If you'd prefer to access Civvy Street's support and information services using the telephone, you can call our helpline for free on 0800 169 4073.

Civvy Street video

Watch familiar faces from Dragons' Den and The Apprentice voice their support for Civvy Street, and see how the service has helped one of our beneficiaries.

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