All of our jobs are accessed by downloading The Next Step (Veterans Transition) app and creating a profile.
Then, simply take a photo of your CV, qualifications and certificates and upload them onto the app. No need for scanners, everything can be completed within 30 minutes on your phone or tablet.
Once uploaded your qualifications will be placed into employment categories and you will receive job notifications relevant to your skill sets.
Fill out a Personal Development Plan (PDP) telling us of your career aspirations and courses you wish to complete. One of The Next Step team will contact you and advise on the best route to reach your goal!
Use the link to The Next Step PDP via useful links at the bottom of the page.
Once downloaded, it will enable you to:
You will then receive job alerts tailored to you from companies interested in you.
The Next Step provide a wide range of training courses, at discount prices, to ensure our users are in date with all their current qualifications and can expand employment opportunities by acquiring new skills.
We will give advice on growth industries and provide work placements and interns to give our users work experience in new and exciting workspaces.
Our training providers have all been individually selected to provide excellent quality and value for money. The Next Step can provide advice and assistance on course funding.
The Next Step has identified that to be happy in a job we must first be physically, mentally and socially stable. ‘After leaving the military I found the civilian sector to be a completely different environment with different challenges and barriers.’
We are run by Veterans for Veterans.
So we have compiled a list of helpful organisations and simple easy to follow flow charts that can assist in transition. There are a number of mentors within The Next Step that can point you in the right direction and ease the stress of integration into civilian life. Please call: 01432 261 264 for any supportive information you may require.