Welfare Officers

We have an exciting new opportunity to provide our welfare service to our Armed Forces Community in the South.

Salary: £23,500.00 per annum  - 35 hours a week
Benefits package: 30 days leave per annum 
and up to 6% matched pension contribution after six months


We are looking for one Welfare Officer in each of the following locations. Ideally, the successful candidates will live within commutable distance of their main location.  However, there may be some cross location requirement.  The role will involve travel and may involve stay away from home.


  • Swindon/Oxford
  • Southampton/Portsmouth
  • East Kent
  • Basingstoke/Salisbury
  • Surrey (Frimley)
  • Devon (Exeter) and Plymouth

DMWS is an international charity that has been providing welfare support to the Armed Forces Community for over 70 years. We are also unique and remain the only military charity and civilian welfare organisation to have deployed to areas of conflict to support our Armed Forces. 

If you are an enthusiastic, self-confident self-starter, with empathy for the Armed Forces,  with great interpersonal skills, who would like to make a difference to our serving military, veterans, their families and carers, when they are in hospital (inpatient and outpatient), or receiving treatment in community-based health facilities. Then we would like to hear from you. 

All DMWS Welfare Officers are expected to be mobile and deployable. You will be working within a friendly and supportive environment, making a real difference and receiving great benefits.

To view the full job description please click here: Welfare Officer Job Description

TO APPLY please fill out attached Job Application: Welfare Officer Application Form

and email your completed Application Form to  [email protected]


Closing Date:            22nd February, 2018

Interview Date:        1st and  2nd March

Interview Location:  HQ, DMWS, The Old Stables, Redenham Park, Andover, SP11 9AQ