Podcasts & Specials

3. WO2 James ‘Dutchy’ Van-Der-Linden

How do members of the armed forces work flexibly?

This series explores flexible working through the experiences of servicemen and women.

You’ll hear all about the opportunities, impacts and culture that surround it.

This series is presented by Lucy Coward and made by BFBS Creative for the MOD.

14/10/2022

How do members of the armed forces work flexibly?

This series explores flexible working through the experiences of servicemen and women.

You’ll hear all about the opportunities, impacts and culture that surround it.

In the final episode, WO2 James ‘Dutchy’ Van-Der-Linden shares his experience of working alternative arrangements.

Lieutenant General James Swift, Chief of Defence People, explains how Flexible Working fits into the Armed Forces.

Are you thinking about whether you could work flexibly? See the MOD’s Flexible working and you booklet for more information.

More episodes

25/03/2022

2. Squadron Leader Davina Fisher 

Squadron Leader Davina Fisher shares her experience of working an alternative pattern.

David Blackall, Defence’s Chief Operating Officer, explains why Flexible Working is so important for Defence.

22/11/2021

1. Major Amanda Wilcox-Jones 

Major Amanda Willcox-Jones shares her story of how she began to work part-time when she returned to work after maternity leave.

William Lyn is an expert in flexible working in the armed forces and explains all the opportunities available.