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Jobs, careers and skills

You might be interested in the following jobs, careers and skills information

Careers South West

Careers South West can help you make sense of the world of work, from assessing your options through to help with CVs and job applications.


Search here for Public Sector job vacancies in Devon

Devon Voluntary Action (DeVA)

DeVA can offer you support if you want to volunteer. DeVA is in contact with over 4,000 organisations which rely on volunteers to deliver their services.¬†

Learn Devon

Look here to find adult and community education courses that could help you to gain key skills or improve at your hobbies.

Volunteering in Libraries

Your local library does so many things and many library activities benefit from volunteer support. What could you do?

Information last updated 02 September 2015

National information


Information about apprenticeships for apprentices, employers, parents and teachers.

Be my interviewer

If you worry about interview nerves then this site will help. You can choose the interviewer, including some famous faces. Focus on different topics and practice your perfect answers.

Finding a job

Official jobseekers pages on GOV.UK. Use Find a Job to search and applies for vacancies. You will also find information about moving from benefits into work, and your rights at work.


Courses and qualifications ranging from english, maths and IT to employability skills as well as vocational qualifications. Some courses are free depending on your eligibility.

National Careers Service

Provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. Useful tools include a Skills Health Check, and a CV Builder, along with information on redundancy, returning to work after having children or as an older worker, and working overseas.


Careers, courses and job opportunities for graduates.¬†Register to access the Prospects Career Planner, matching your skills and experience to relevant jobs.


Information on volunteering from The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO). Search for an opportunity or find support and resources.