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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 with job hunting, writing CVs, job applications, additional training and support with redundancy.

Centre Peace

CentrePeace is a drop-in community support centre located in Paignton. They are a not for profit, volunteer based initiative that brings together the wealth of human resources available in the town for the benefit of the local community.

Devon Jobs

Opportunities in local council, not for profit and partner organisations within the South West.

Eat that Frog

Eat That Frog is a Community Interest Company who work with employers and other partner organisations to develop sustainable employment opportunities. They help people to develop new skills and gain paid employment

Hele's Angels

Hele’s Angels is a community partnership providing residents with access to a range of advice and support services.

Torbay Space

Torbay Space offers advice on careers and employment. The website features jobs from big local employers as well as smaller companies. There’s a range of job types from apprenticeships through to full time permanent roles.

Information last updated 06 February 2017

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.