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Care Focus (South West)

Through research it became apparent that there was a need for a website specifically designed for those who wish to work or are currently employed in Health, Housing and Social Care providers. We discovered that there was not only a recruitment need for care and nursing staff there is also the need for secretarial, auxiliary staff, gardeners, catering staff, volunteers and  accountants to name a few.


Careers South West

Providing an impartial, all age careers information, advice and guidance service to help engage all our customers in learning and work, raising aspirations, improving life chances and personal outcomes – offering services to organisations that meet the needs of their workforce and clients and provide them with sustainable outcomes – managing a variety of contracts across the whole of the South West region which support both young people and adults’ transition between education, training and work.


Citizen’s Advice Bureau (CAB)

Free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.

  • Benefits
  • Consumer Rights
  • Debt & Money
  • Discrimination
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Housing
  • Law
  • Relationships
  • Tax
  • Work & Employment

Appointments are booked on the day at the Ilfracombe Centre on:
Monday & Tuesday, 10 – 1:30pm


Community Action SW

Community Action South West is a charitable organisation that offers a range of services aimed at young people and the communities in which they live.

They currently have four main areas of work:

  • Alternative education
  • Health and well being
  • Youth and community work
  • Outdoor activities in the Taw Valley


Country Cousins

Country Cousins is a small family run English as a Foreign Language Global Award winning organisation which has been providing quality English educational visits to Junior students since 1951 in North Devon, England. Offering a variety of programmes that will help to develop your child’s skills and improve their English Language, not only in class but with their host family and with the sport or activity of their choice.

Devon Care Training

DCT is a consortium of private, voluntary and independent sector social care and support providers with representatives from the Local Authority and other statutory bodies, representing all aspects of the social care market place.