Royal Air Force (RAF)

Employer Profile

The Royal Air Force is the national aerial warfare force of the United Kingdom. It retains an operational fleet that supports the British Ministry of Defence, and currently employs around 30,000 people.

There are certain fitness, nationality, residency and health criteria that need to be met in order to apply for roles with the RAF.

Training Programmes

They offer training and jobs in the following areas and roles:

  • Aircrew
  • Air Operations Support
  • Communications & Intelligence
  • Force Protection
  • Logistics
  • Medical and Medical Support
  • Personnel Support
  • Technical and Engineering

The training begins at the RAF College Cranwell with Initial Officer Training (IOT) and is followed by specialist training. This develops team building, leadership and management skills.