Jobs & Careers for Leavers

The Legion has created a whole website to support Service leavers to adjust to life on civvy Street and kick-start a new 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 Street 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."

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, but if you register for free, you can 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.

Job applications

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. If you register with Civvy Street, the site can also match you with suitable employers.

The website also lists vacancies for the partners and dependants of serving personnel – such as in or around Ministry of Defence locations.

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


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.

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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