Royal Navy Careers

Exciting. Rewarding. Fulfilling. Is this the career for you?

A job in the Naval Service means adventure, camaraderie – and lifelong prospects. Every day you make a difference. And no two days are the same. You could be policing the world's oceans, delivering humanitarian aid when natural or man-made disasters strike. Or you could be deployed in combat. No matter what job you do, you'll be a key part in operations around the world. Are you ready to go places?

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Foreign and commonwealth applicants

The Royal Navy have removed the 5 year UK residency requirement for select roles. If you're interested in applying and would like more information, please email our oversees officer at: 

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Officers are the managers and leaders of the Royal Navy. If you graduated from university, or excelled at A-level, there are 21 potential officer careers available to you.

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If you already know the role your are interested in, you can start your application to check your eligibility below. If you are looking for further information with regards to the Naval Service then register your interest. 

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