Volunteer Vacancies

Published on 02/05/2019

If you are interested in joining the Volunteer Cadet Corps as a Cadet Force Adult Volunteer, whether as a Uniformed Instructor, Service Helper or Non-Uniformed Support Staff, please see our Join Us page for our application forms and further information. You can also email us at hq@volunteercadetcorps.org to arrange a no obligation informal visit. Our current vacancies are:


Headquarters VCC

  • Logistics Officer (Stores). Uniformed or Non-Uniformed
    • Oversee the management of HQ’s central stores
    • Issue and recover equipment
    • Help with the procurement of new equipment
    • Maintain and repair damaged equipment
  • Command Warrant Officer. Uniformed
    • Oversee discipline and standards across the RNVCC units
    • Arrange parades and ceremonial events
    • Promote the ethos and values of the Royal Navy
  • Administration Officer. Non-Uniformed
    • Assist with answering general enquiries (email and phone)
    • Manage the HQVCC filing system
    • Maintain information on the personnel database
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award Leaders. Uniformed or Non-Uniformed
    • Attend DofE Leader training
    • Assist with teaching cadets navigation skills
    • Attend DofE practice and assessed expeditions
    • Support the DofE Manager
  • Recruiting and Visibility Officer. Uniformed or Non-Uniformed
    • Drive our ‘Make A Difference’ and ‘Meet The Challenge’ campaigns.
    • Engage with the civil and military communities to make more people aware of the VCC, who we are and what we do.
    • Organise recruiting events.
    • Oversee the the content of our social media platforms.
    • Draft and distribute recruiting and publicity materials.
    • Assist the VCC units with their local recruiting and visibility activities.
    • Deal with joining enquiries.

Band of the RMVCC

  • Musically trained Instructing Staff
  • Teaching Drums, Wind and Brass (inc Cornet)

Arbroath Division RMVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor

Gosport Division RMVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor

HMS Collingwood RNVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor

HMS Excellent RNVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor

HMS Sultan RNVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor

Lympstone Division RMVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor

Portsmouth Division RMVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor
  • Clothing Store Staff – Non-Uniformed Support Staff
    • Reporting to the RQMS
    • Maintaining Clothing Store
    • Receiving and Issuing Duties
    • Record Keeping & Stock Control
  • Field Stores Staff – Non-Uniformed Support Staff
    • Exercise Preparation
    • Receiving and Issuing Duties
    • Equipment Stock Control
  • Recruiting Officer – Uniformed Instructor
    • Local Event Co-Ordinator
    • Local School Visits
    • Recruitment Database maintenance
  • Unit Photographer – Uniformed or Non-Uniformed
    • Unit Functions, Events, Exercises and Parades

Plymouth Division RMVCC

  • Cadet Training Staff – Uniformed Instructors
    • Cadet Training Syllabus Delivery
    • Field Exercises
    • Summer Camps
    • Drill Instructor