Canadian Exchange Programme 2020

Posted on October 25, 2019

The Army Cadet Force Association (ACFA) is seeking Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (ACF or Army Section CCF) to act as Escort Officers during the Canadian Exchange Programme 2020. The exchange will take place in July and August 2020.

There are two types of post available:

  • Senior Escort Officers must be commissioned. Ideally they should have taken part in a previous exchange although this is not compulsory.
  • Escort Officers can be a CFAV of any rank.

Ex Oak Leaf – UK Cadets visiting Canada

There are four Senior Escort Officer and four Escort Officer posts available for the outbound Ex Oak Leaf. This is an exciting opportunity to escort UK cadets on a seven week course in Canada. On the courses you will take part in a range of activities that may include: canoeing, kayaking, climbing, mountain biking, horse riding, glacier climbing, shooting, wild camping, trekking and sports.

These roles are offered as a single seven week post.

Interviews will take place at HQ Regional Command, Montgomery House, Aldershot in late January and early February 2020.

Successful candidates will be required to attend the National Selection Event at Cwrt-y-Gollen, Crickhowell which will take place during the Easter Break in April 2020. During this, they will be required to demonstrate that they meet the minimum fitness standards that are required of cadets participating in the respective courses.

Full role descriptions can be found below:

Outbound Senior Escort Officer Job Description 2020

Outbound Escort Officer Job Description 2020

Application form: ESCORT OFFICER - APPLICATION Form

Ex Maple Leaf - Canadian Cadets visiting the UK

There are two Escort Officer posts available for the inbound Ex Maple Leaf. In this role you will be accompanying and leading some of the activities for the Canadian cadets across a four phase exchange programme, which includes a cultural phase, cadet camp phase, AT phase and battlefield study. This will include researching and briefing the Canadian contingent on the day’s activities,

This role is offered as a single five week post.

Interviews will take place at HQ Regional Command, Montgomery House, Aldershot in late January and early February 2020.

Full role description can be found below:

UK Escort Officer Job Description 2020

Application form: ESCORT OFFICER - APPLICATION Form 2020

Please submit all applications by 12th January 2020. You should indicate which posts you are applying for on the front of the application form. All applications must be emailed to HR@armycadets.com.