Women in the Army

There are a huge variety of roles in the Army, all of which are open to women, where you can expect equal pay, equal opportunities and equal expectations.

The Army will train you and help you develop - both personally and professionally. You will unlock your potential and become the best version of yourself. It will enable you to learn new skills, develop friendships and enjoy a career which is purpose led, where you can be promoted on talent and ability. Gender is not a barrier to success in the Army.

Develop confidence, travel the world and enjoy sport and fitness in a career full of variety and opportunities, with the support of your team along with Servicewomen’s networks providing information and guidance throughout your career.

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Being in the Army gives me great career opportunities. Pay scales are transparent so I know I'm being paid the same as my male colleagues.

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You Belong Here: Women in the Army event

You can be anyone and do anything in the Army. Join us to learn more about being a woman in the British Army. Hear experiences from a range of serving female officers and soldiers at varying points in their military careers.

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