The RAF gives you opportunities you won’t find anywhere else

Top Roles

Technical and engineering
Cyberspace Communication Specialist (formerly ICT Technician)
Logistics
Chef
Technical and engineering
Aircraft Technician (Avionics)
Medical and medical support
Nursing Officer
Intelligence
Intelligence Analyst (Linguist)
Technical and engineering
Engineer Officer (CE)

Earn more as an apprentice

An apprenticeship in the RAF offers you the chance to gain a UK-recognised trade qualification as part of a challenging and unique career.

£14,931
Minimum RAF apprenticeship pay
£7,280
Average civilian apprenticeship pay
APPRENTICE
Driver
APPRENTICE
Musician
APPRENTICE
Electrician
APPRENTICE
Human Resources

Two ways of living

You can join the RAF on a full-time basis as a Regular, or work in your spare-time as a Reserve.

LIFE AS A REGULAR
Regulars are full-time personnel
LIFE AS A RESERVE
Reservists work in their spare time