WHAT IS A STANDARD ENTRY SOLDIER?

Standard entry soldiers, are people who have joined the Army and are able to start their Initial (Phase 1) training straight away. Most people between the ages of 18 and 36 join this way.

Regular soldiers are full time soldiers, who usually live and work on military bases. As a soldier, you'll learn military skills but you'll also have a trade - which you will use in your day to day life.

 

MORE ABOUT REGULAR SOLDIERS

GOLDEN HELLOS

There are some roles in the Army that will give you extra cash when you join. These are called 'golden hellos'.  You'll usually find these on offer for roles that we're keen to fill, or if you've already got the qualifications needed to do a specialist job.

 

PROFESSIONALLY QUALIFIED SOLDIERS


Golden Hellos available once you complete Phase 2 training for the following jobs:

Comms Engineers (Systems Op) and Comms Engineers (Systems Eng) in the Royal Signals could get £5,000 

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