PUBLISHED:

06.02.2017

Wagtail UK Ltd are proud to commit to honour the Armed Forces Covenant and support the Armed Forces Community.

Wagtail UK Ltd will endeavour in our business dealings to uphold the key principles of the Armed Forces Covenant, which are:

  • no member of the armed forces community should face disadvantage in the provision of public and commercial services compared to any other citizen
  • in some circumstances special treatment may be appropriate, especially for the injured or bereaved.

Wagtail UK Ltd recognises the value serving personnel, reservists, veterans and military families bring to our business.  We will seek to uphold the principles of the Armed Forces Covenant, by:

  • Promoting the fact that we are an armed forces-friendly organisation.  The Managing Director served in the Royal Air Force for over 23 years.  65% of Wagtail Operational Dog Handlers are ex Armed Forces.  8 out of 10 Wagtail Management team are ex Armed Forces.  We are inextricably an Armed Forces friendly organisation.
  • Seeking to support the employment of veterans young and old who are working with the Career Transition Partnership (CTP), in order to establish a tailored employment pathway for Service Leavers; we are liaising with CTP to increase our involvement with them.  We recognise the huge value in recruiting suitable veterans