Educational and Training Services (ETS) Officer
graduate job
Expires11 days

Educational and Training Services (ETS) Officer

Job description

On completion of officer training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, ETS Officers start their teacher training at Worthy Down, Winchester, where they enroll on the PGCE with Southampton University.

The first assignment will either be at an Army Education Centre or at the Army Foundation College (Harrogate). They will deliver professional development courses, which focus on the development of written and verbal communication skills, problem solving and analytical skills; instructor development, and offer more general advice about education pathways.

Subsequent assignments may be to a different Education Centre, a Phase 1 Establishment, where they will teach recruits, or on more bespoke courses which focus on Leadership development. After six-eight years and completion of the MSc ETS Officers can then progress on to training consultancy roles.

All ETS officers are British Army Officers first, and will have to pass officer selection and then undertake the 44 week, commissioning course at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.

What we are looking for

  • Must have a passion for developing people, be able to work independently and as part of a team, be approachable and strength of character.


  • In order to enroll on the PGCE with Southampton University, and subsequently be eligible to join the ETS you must hold a degree with honours.

Accepted degree subjects


How to apply

To be an ETS Officer, you must first apply as an officer in the British Army. You then have the opportunity to select your trade, when you are at Sandhurst.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 30/06/2018

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Closing date: Continuous recruitment


Additional job details

Number of vacancies21 per year
LocationCyprus, East Midlands, East of England, Germany, Ireland, London, North East England, North West England, South East England, South West England, West Midlands, Yorkshire and the Humber


Fully funded PGCE, PG Dip and MSc; Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) quailifcation

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