Officer Roles

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RAF Regiment Officer

Force protection

RAF Regiment Officer

RAF Regiment Officers specialise in ground combat tactics, leading and directing the RAF Regiment squadrons that protect RAF bases and forward operating bases.

RAF Police Officer

Force protection

RAF Police Officer

RAF Police Officers have a diverse role, protecting our bases and aircraft from threats like espionage, organised crime and terrorism.

Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) Pilot

Aircrew

Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) Pilot

Remotely Piloted Aircraft System Pilots have a unique and challenging role. They provide air power on behalf of the UK by operating the Reaper, a state-of-the-art medium altitude long endurance remotely piloted aircraft.

Weapon Systems Officer

Aircrew

Weapon Systems Officer

The roles of our WSOs are as varied as our aircraft with the field of Intelligence, Surveillance Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) offering the most opportunities.

Personnel Support Officer

Personnel support

Personnel Support Officer

The role of Personnel Support Officer is diverse, and covers a wide range of specialisations such as HR, Accounts & Personnel management.

Personnel Training Officer

Personnel support

Personnel Training Officer

When the Royal Air Force is not on operations, it is training. The Training Specialisation offers a range of opportunities with a common aim of maximising the potential of RAF Personnel in order to ensure that the Service delivers its operational capabilities.

Legal Officer

Personnel support

Legal Officer

RAF Legal Officers are qualified solicitors and barristers who advise our personnel and organisation on a wide variety of legal challenges.

Chaplain

Personnel support

Chaplain

Chaplains provide spiritual support, strength and guidance to service personnel and their families.

Medical Support Officer

Medical and medical support

Medical Support Officer

Medical Support Officers provide operational, managerial and administrative support for RAF and defence medical services on base and beyond.

Nursing Officer

Medical and medical support

Nursing Officer

As a Nursing Officer in the RAF, you’ll be both a commissioned officer and a nurse, showing leadership skills as well as providing excellent standards of nursing.

Medical Support Officer (physio)

Medical and medical support

Medical Support Officer (physio)

Medical Support Officer (Physiotherapists) help in keeping our personnel fit and medically prepared for demanding operational roles.

Medical Officer (Doctor)

Medical and medical support

Medical Officer (Doctor)

Medical Officers deliver a high standard of care, sometimes under challenging conditions, to keep our personnel fit and medically prepared for operational roles.

Dental Officer

Medical and medical support

Dental Officer

Dental Officers provide a complete range of dental care treatments to keep all RAF personnel smiling, whether they’re recruits on basic training or fast jet pilots.

Logistics Officer

Logistics

Logistics Officer

Logistics Officers manage the movement of the people, transport and equipment necessary to keep aircraft flying.

Intelligence Officer

Intelligence

Intelligence Officer

Intelligence Officers obtain, analyse and present defence intelligence from a variety of sources to support operations in both peace and war time.