Employment Partners

Poppyscotland links in with a number of other organisations offering employment services.

 

RFEA

RFEA provides career advice and have specialist case working support for those who need it.  They have thousands of job opportunities sourced for the aspirations and skills of ex forces men and women.  Register here and they will contact you directly.

 

X-FORCES

X-Forces and Poppyscotland collectively offer joint Enterprise and Self-Employment support across Scotland.

X-Forces is a social enterprise that offers specialist enterprise training, advice, mentoring and business start-up services for the Armed Forces community nationwide.

 

COMMUNITY JOBS SCOTLAND

If you are interested in working for a charity or a community group, improving your skills and gaining valuable work experience, SCVO’s Community Jobs Scotland has paid vacancies across Scotland.

All vacancies offer at least the National Minimum Wage for a period of 26 weeks to one year.  Vacancies are wide ranging and include youth work, sports organisations, warehousing, social care and conservation projects.

To be eligible to apply you need to be:

  • 16-29 years old
  • Have served in H.M. Forces
  • Be unemployed and not currently participating on the Work Programme, Work Choice or Community Work Placements

Details of the jobs available in your area can be found on the SCVO website.

News

POPPYSCOTLAND LAUNCHES MOST AMBITIOUS FUNDRAISING CHALLENGE YET

Actors Sam Ducane and Jake Morgan from the Somme-inspired West End production The Wipers Times joined current serving soldiers to get down and dirty in a recreated First World War trench today (Friday, 10th November), helping launch Poppyscotland’s most ambitious …

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Events

Scottish Poppy Appeal

The 2017 Scottish Poppy Appeal will run from 26th October to 12th November. Find out more about going the #ExtraMile this Poppy Appeal.  

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Events

Supernova Kelpies

Go the #ExtraMile this Remembrance weekend by taking on a 5K dusk run with the mythical Kelpies! Click here to find out more.

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