Escorting officers for Canadian exchange - vacancies

Posted on January 27, 2017

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The ACFA is looking for one Escort Officer, and one Senior Escort Officer (of any rank) to accompany the Royal Canadian Army Cadets who are in the UK as part of Exercise Maple Leaf 2017. To apply for the role you must be a CFAV in either the ACF or CCF.

The role will require you to accompany the cadets from 7 July – 14 August 2017. You will also be employed to conduct a RECCE to Belgium before the end of May 2017. This time will include the whole period that the Canadian cadets are in the UK, as well as briefing and administration days at HQ Regional Command in Aldershot. The Senior Escort Officer will also be responsible for line managing the Escort Officer.

This is an exciting opportunity to deliver the UK cadet experience to Canadian cadets and officers. You will assist with a wide variety of activities including a Tactics Camp and a Battlefield Study around Ypres. You will also be responsible for co-ordinating a historical and cultural tour centred on London and Southampton.

Accommodation will be provided throughout the exchange and so this role is available to any CFAV throughout the UK.

Full job descriptions are available below. Applications must be made by sending the completed application form to The closing date for applications is 14 March 2017. Interviews for the roles will take place on the 29 March 2017 at Holderness House, London.

Escort Officer - Job description
Escort Officer - Application form

Senior Escort Officer - Job description
Senior Escort Officer - Application form