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Opening Soon: Wholetime Firefighter Recruitment

On 21 December 2023, Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) will be accepting applications to join our next cohort of Wholetime Firefighter Apprentices, as well as running a Firefighter Transferee process for current firefighters.

Join us and become part of our friendly and supportive team. Stay tuned for more information about more about making a difference to your community and beginning a new, exciting and fulfilling career.

To submit an application form to become a Firefighter Apprentice you need to be 17 years and six months or older at the point of application and 18 years or older when you commence in role. You must also live within a 30-mile radius of the centre of Reading.

Please explore our website to better understand this rewarding role and the benefits of joining our team.

You’ll also find details about the application process, frequently asked questions, and how to apply, please visit our page on becoming a Wholetime Firefighter.

A further announcement will be published when the recruitment window opens on Thursday, 21 December.