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The Fleet



AFCO Dundee
29/31 Bank Street

Tel: 01382 227198
Fax: 01382 204664


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You can find us at the rear of the new Overgate Shopping Centre, exit from the East Gallery.

Opening Times

We are open Monday to Thursday 9am to 4.30pm and Friday 9am to 4pm. Appointments are not necessary just pop in during working hours. We have an answer phone for out of hours enquiries.


The team comprises of WO2 Jim Dryden RM - Office Manager, WO1 Martin Towers RN and LET(ME) Grant Wellington. Mrs Yvonne Hill is our Medical Assistant.

As well as providing Royal Navy and Royal Marines career advice from the Office, the following free services are available during the day or in the evening.

• Attending Careers Fairs/Conventions
• AFCO Presentations
• School/College/University/Youth Organisation Presentations
• Interview Techniques & Mock Interview Tuition
• Business Awareness Workshops

Staff are also trained to discuss opportunities available in the Royal Naval & Royal Marines Reserves. The Royal Naval Reserves have their Headquarters in HMS Scotia at Rosyth with the local Dundee unit operating from the Sea Cadet Unit at Camperdown Dock. The Royal Marines Reserves have their headquarters in Glasgow with the local Dundee unit operating at the TA Centre on Strathmore Avenue.

We also have a close working relationship with the local Sea Cadet Units which are located in the following areas.

• TS Arbroath
• TS Fairwind – Perth
• TS Ajax – Methil
• TS Duncan – Dundee.

We also advocate and support local Uniformed Services Access Courses which are currently being run in Angus, Dundee and Adam Smith, Glenrothes Colleges. These courses cater for people who are interested in a career in the Armed Forces or Public Services.

Forthcoming Events where the RN will be represented are:

5-7 Sep 2008  Dundee Flower & Food Festival
09 Sep 2008   Careers Convention: 0930 - 1900 – University of Dundee
16 Sep 2008  Careers Convention: 0900 – 1600 – Caird Hall, Dundee
24 Sep 2008   Careers Convention: 1000 – 1600 – Rothes Hall, Glenrothes
10 -12 Oct 2008  RNR Big Bang Weekend - Faslane
16 Oct 2008   Careers Convention; ttbc – Caird Hall, Dundee
20-22 Nov 2008  Meet The Marines – 45Cdo, RM Condor, Arbroath

AFCO Dundee Recruits in the News 

37 year old Deborah Shaw fulfilled her long term ambition of joining the RN. The mother of three successful completed her basic training at HMS Raleigh in January 2008. She has now moved on to Aldershot to complete her professional training as a Medical Assistant.

Interested in the Royal Navy Reserve, but not sure what they do?
Find out more in the Royal Navy Reserve "Big Bang Weekend"
10-12 October 2008

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