HR recruitment

Work for us

Support the UK Armed Forces family worldwide

Work for us

The global SSAFA family is made up of around 500 dedicated employees as well as our wide network of committed volunteers.

We employ:

  • Health and social care professionals such as GPs, Nurses, Midwives and Social Workers located in the UK and overseas
  • Specialists in Fundraising, Marketing & Communications, Finance, HR, Learning & Development and Volunteer Support, based in our London Central Office
  • Skilled staff for our specialist services such as Mentoring and Adoption
  • Business support staff, vital at all of our locations.

It is enormously rewarding to use your skills and experience to make a real difference in people’s lives. You could help us succeed.

Please visit our LinkedIn page to find out what it's like to work at SSAFA. To see the benefits we offer to employees, click on the button at the bottom of this page.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview anyone with a disability whose application meets the essential criteria for the job.

We are committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service and Disclosure Scotland to undertake criminal records checks where appropriate; you can see our policy statment on the recruitment of ex-offenders here.

Current vacancies

Click here to see our current vacancies.

If you wish to apply for any of our vacancies you will be asked to answer some screening questions before completing an application form and uploading your CV.  Personal data to progress your application for employment is covered under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) Article 6 Section 1b and Article 9 2b and c. Your details will not be used for any other purpose or shared with a third party without your permission.  Data on unsuccessful candidates will be retained for one year from the vacancy being filled. If you take up employment with us, your information will be held for the duration of your employment plus six full calendar years. Further details are contained in SSAFA’s Privacy Statement at

We also have vacancies in British Forces Germany. The following vacancies are available with status:

There are no current vacancies in this category.

In addition we have vacancies which are reserved for family members and dependents of the Britsh Armed Forces as well as members of the civilian componant.  To apply you must have a British Forces Germany ‘Dependant’ Identity Card.  See our vacancies in British Forces Germany.

Volunteer with us

Another way to be part of SSAFA's work is to volunteer working with current Forces and veterans in your local community.

Take a look at some of the opportunities that are available now.