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Join the Army

Get real qualifications, valuable skills and friends for life – all while travelling the world.

Whatever you want for your future, a career in The Army will help you get there, and with over 200 different roles, you’re sure to find the right one for you.


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We all started here. Captains, Majors, Colonels, Generals. 44 weeks turns men and women into leaders. We lead a life of challenge. With heart. With mind.

What’s life like in the Army?

It’s a job where no two days are the same. Where travel and adventure go with the territory. Where you work with people who become lifelong friends. Hear about what life is like to serve in the Army, from current men and women - and how everyone has the opportunity and support to succeed.

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Women in the Army

Whether you're a man or a woman, you'll be treated equally in the Army. You'll have the same opportunities for promotion, adventure and travel, and you'll be rewarded on your performance - not on your gender.

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The Army Reserve

Looking for a new challenge? Want to do something different but keep your day job? As a Reservist, you get to travel, learn new skills and get paid for it.

Reservists meet in the evenings and at weekends so you can fit training around your civilian job or studies. You’ll serve with either your local detachment or a national unit.

Jobs in the Army

There are over 200 roles in the Army. All come with full training and development, on going support and excellent pay and benefits. Take a look around to discover a career that will take you places.

Find a role

We offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes from engineering to IT. Get paid to develop new skills.

We’re recruiting for all roles, but find out more about the roles we're looking for right now.

How to join

Find out whether you're able to join the Army, with information about the entry requirements that you'll need to meet, if you are looking to join.

There are quite a few stages in joining the Army – find out what to expect once you’ve submitted your application form.

Getting ready

Lots of people worry about whether they will pass the fitness test, or how they will do in the interviews and selection tests. We can help you to get ready for all the tests you’ll face, from interview tips to helping you prepare for your ice breaker.
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Ready to serve

We've got lots of tips and advice to help you get ready for your assessments and beyond, including practice tests and interview tips. Plus information about our 100% Army Fit app which will help you get ‘soldier ready’.

Contact us

Call us on 0345 600 8080

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