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The MOD application system (on a different platform to this website) is undergoing maintenance this weekend.

You can still register your interest to apply for a Regular (full-time) role on this website and you will be emailed a link to the application system.


To complete your application on the MOD application system, please visit that link after 09.00 on Monday 25th September.



You are applying for:
Cyberspace Communication Specialist
RAF Cyberspace Communication Specialist operating portable satellite comms equipment
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Eligibility check
In order to continue your application for this role, you must meet the requirements below.
  • Be aged 16 – 47 years old (Must attest before 48th birthday).

You must be a citizen of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, holder of dual UK/other nationality.

Whether or not you were born in the United Kingdom, you should have resided there for the 5 years immediately preceding your application. However, candidates with a minimum of 3 years will be considered.


You need GCSEs at Grade C/4 or Scottish National 5 grade C in Mathematics, English language and an approved science/technology-based subject.

If you do not hold a qualification in an approved Science or Technology-based subject, you can still apply as a qualified Cyberspace Communications Specialist provided you have the required English Language and Mathematics grades. You will also need to achieve a slightly higher score in the relevant part of the entry test at an Armed Forces Careers Office (AFCO); further information and advice will be available from your local AFCO.

A list of approved Science and Technology qualifications can be found below Acceptable Science and Technology Qualifications