Positive Futures: Real Lives

Redmond Bruce
“Scaremongering at company level needs to stop”

Redmond Bruce web 128 year-old Red from Edinburgh left the Army in May 2014 at the age of 23. Although he had a clear idea that he wanted to pursue a career in the police after leaving the Army, his experience of transitioning back into civilian life was mixed. 

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Dominic Pitts
“I was so ignorant of what was outside of the Army”

Dominic Pitts Web 1When Dominic, 33, made the final decision to leave the Army at the end of his 12-year contract, the reality of civilian life felt quite overwhelming. However, after a range of support and guidance, he is now preparing for a career in the IT sector and looking forward to settling in Scotland with wife Maxine when he leaves the Army in April 2020. 

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