Depends on your family and background. Also depends on what regiment you join, as some jobs require a higher security clearance than others.
Answered - British Army (Former Employee) - Aldershot
Not that I know of just ur permission and then you go through into training in different phases at which u can pass or fail
Answered - British Army (Former Employee) - Woolich
Answered - Military Clerk / Soldier (Former Employee) - Cyprus Station
Answered - Communications logistic specialist (Current Employee) - Bath, Somerset
The army does very thorough background checks and also checking family history of the army etc.
Answered - Recovery Mechanic (Current Employee) - Bridgend, Bridgend
Yes and I'm not sure how long.
Answered - HR Administrator (Current Employee) - Winchester, Hampshire
Depends on type of job, some jobs in signals require background checks.
Answered - communications logistic specialist ( RSIGS ) (Former Employee) - Colchester, Essex
It takes a month
Answered - Chef (Former Employee) - Edinburgh
Yes, up to 2 year for back ground checks to be completed.
Answered - Specialist Driver (Former Employee) - North East.
Yes extensive for me to start training it took a year almost.
Answered - Private (Former Employee) - Harrogate, North Yorkshire