Life in a Specialist role
Life as a specialist means you’re the person others turn to when they need answers, and fast. You’ll need self-belief, and the ability to train in, and competely master a specific area.
Mastering the knowledge
Whether offering advice, solving a technical problem, or being the one with the answers, Specialist roles are always demanding.
Benefits and allowances
There are many additional benefits to being in the Defence Force, that will make your money go further.
For example, on top of your basic salary you can expect ‘Military Factor’. This provides you with significant extra financial rewards because of the commitment you’ve made to serve your country.
Free and subsidised medical and dental care
Access to subsidised equipment on camp and bases
Subsidised food on camps and bases
Sponsored tertiary study programmes at all levels
Free access to gyms and swimming pools on camp and bases
Subsidised accomodation on camps and bases
Free and subsidised insurance cover
Help to buy a home and save for retirement
Opportunities to travel
5 Roles available in the Specialist specialisation across the Airforce