Gap Year Now Open


A Gap Year in the Army is not only a chance to experience what a career in the Army could be like, but also to have a year full of adventure, new friends, new skills, leadership, and travel.
An ADF Gap Year is a truly unique opportunity for you to grow and figure out what next step you’ll take in life.


A Gap Year unlike any other

It’s a unique opportunity to get a feel for a career in the Army, without committing to a longer period. In a Gap Year role you'll:

Earn a good salary plus generous Super

Learn practical and leadership skills

Enjoy a healthy and varied lifestyle

Get fit and participate in numerous sports

Meet new people and make great friends

Benefit from free medical and dental



Applications now open


Check out other Gap Year opportunities

If you haven't found what you're looking for, or you are open to other suggestions, see what Gap Year roles are available in the Navy and Air Force here:




Gap Year Frequently Asked Questions