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The Town of Newton Abbot in the County of Devon

The town of Newton Abbot is located within the county of Devon.   Newton Abbot is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by Teignbridge District council.  Newton Abbot has a train station called Newton Abbot Rail Station (NTA).

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Map of the town of Newton Abbot in Devon

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Train Stations in Newton Abbot

Newton Abbot Rail Station (NTA)

Churches and Places of Worship in Newton Abbot

St Joseph's
Kingdom Hall
The Avenue Church
St Mary's Church

Roman Catholic Churches in Newton Abbot

St JosephNewton AbbotTQ12 2ET

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Posted: 13/08/2018

Salary: £8.50/annum per Annum

Posted: 13/08/2018

Salary: £8.20 - £9.30/hour Dependent on experience per Hour

Category: Social Care

We are looking for a friendly healthcare assistant, ready to improve the
lives of vulnerable people in residential homes, nursing homes and care
You will assist residents with daily personal care like washing, getting
dressed and using the toilet, moving and handling, as well as helping
their families adapt to new challenges.
We provide the training and qualifications required to help progress your
career in health care.
Who we are:
We are Avanta Care, a top-rated healthcare recruitment specialist. We
offer committed carers more than just a career. You will gain one of the
industry's highest starting salaries, generous rewards and regular pay
increases within your first year.
What the job involves:
• Teamwork in a care home environment for the elderly
• Helping people carry out their daily activities in line with individual
care plans
• Promoting independence, dignity and choice
• Emotional and social support
• Liaising with family members and health care providers
• Regular training to develop skills
• Updating care records to reflect changing needs and preferences
• Flexible working within a rota set by the care home manager
You will have:
• Experience of working within a care environment for older people
• We can provide the training and qualifications required to help
progress your career in health care
• Willingness to work above and beyond to maintain our high standards
• Good standard of verbal and written English
Extra perks:
• All Avanta Care employees are enrolled on a health cash plan
• Not only do we guarantee a minimum 35 hours of work per week, we also
pay a higher hourly rate for evenings and bank holidays
• We also arrange your DBS check, insurance and uniform
• If you come to work with us from the wider EU, we can help find you
somewhere to live near your work placement, and get you settled
comfortably into UK life
Little or no care experience? No problem. Our expert in-house training
team will train you up to industry standards - with no upfront costs.
Avanta Care operates a workplace pension, workers will be auto-enrolled
after three months of employment
If you are a caring person with a positive, can-do attitude then apply
Posted: 13/08/2018

Salary: £30000 - £34000/annum + 2k loyalty bonus per Annum

Category: Engineering

Gas engineers required - multiple positions available across PAYE and
* Devon and surrounding areas
* Salary from £30,000 to £34,000 + £2,000 loyalty bonus + van, fuel
card, uniform, PDA/phone included for permanent staff (please get in
touch for contractor rates)
Due to extensive growth during the last 12 months and throughout 2018
Digi Group are on the lookout for experienced Gas Engineers to join our
team servicing our clients throughout Devon and surrounding areas. This
is a fantastic opportunity to join our team of highly skilled and
professional operatives. Offering excellent earning potential and
opportunities to develop within the organisation, we are seeking
applicants who take great pride in their work, and who want to be part of
a friendly professional organisation.
The successful candidate will have:
* A minimum of three years relevant experience
* All appropriate qualifications (Minimum Requirements): ACS
Certificates, CCN1, CENWAT, CKR1, HTR1, CPA1 & Unvented Cylinders,
energy efficient qualification
* Gas Safe Registration
* An excellent track record of customer service
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
Be skilled in:
* Domestic heating installations AND/OR Service, repair and breakdown
* Power flushing central heating systems
* Vented / Unvented hot water system Installations
Having built a strong reputation based on excellence, we are looking for
applicants that demonstrate its core values. The right attitude is as
important as skill set, and traits that team members must have include:
* Being courteous, respectful and polite
* Has a great work ethic
* Being punctual & reliable
* Being well-presented
* Having a clean & tidy approach to works
If you are interested in applying for the position please submit a CV.
We'll only respond to those applicants that closely meet the stated
criteria. If you do not receive a response within two weeks please assume
that your application was unsuccessful
Posted: 13/08/2018

Salary: £17500 - £18000/annum per Annum

Category: Customer Services

The Company:

Do you have Customer Service, Sales Coordinator or Call Centre experience and want to work within a friendly, busy and fun environment?

If you want to work within an exciting and innovative company where you will go home with a sense of achievement each day, then this is the role for you!

Call Paula now on (Apply online only) for more information.

Job Responsibilities:

* Taking incoming calls from a range of customers
* Logging calls and using a CRM system to facilitate processing of orders, administration and other documentation.
* Multi-tasking, using a high degree of accuracy and working together within a team.
* Running priority lists and qualifying jobs,
* Booking work directly with home owners and allocating the right team to the job.

Preferred Skills:

* A demonstrable background within a call centre/customer services environment would be beneficial however if you have other customer facing skills in a busy environment, you will also be considered.
* Experience of taking incoming calls, order processing and speaking to a wide variety of customers
* Experience of using a database system, strong keyboard skills and the ability to multi-task!
* Ability to think on your feet and have an understanding of ownership.
* Ability to deal with complaints in a professional manner.

Personal Attributes:

* Excellent attention to detail and listening skills
* Strong communication and interpersonal skills
* Strength of character and adaptable to a variety of customer types
* Enthusiastic and team focused.
* Tenacious, self-motivated an creative
* Resilient and able to deal with difficult calls
* Good sense of humour!

Associated Benefits:

* Excellent training
* Wage increase to £18,000 after 6 months probation and annual pay reviews.
* Pension

Working Hours: 8.30am to 5pm Monday - Friday + one Saturday Morning per Month (8am - 12pm)

To apply, or to find out more information, please click on one of the "apply" buttons

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency
Posted: 13/08/2018

Salary: £9.00 - £9.50/hour £9.00 - 9.50 per hour per Hour

Category: Education

TeacherActive require a Teaching Assistant experienced in working with challenging students to work for a SEND school in the Newton Abbot area catering for a variety of needs.

The post will be working across Key Stages 1 to 4 to support students on a 1:1 basis and in small groups in a school for students with ASD and SEMH.

If you are a Teaching Assistant or Support Worker with knowledge and experience of supporting children and young people with special educational needs, please apply now to be considered for interview.

The suitable Teaching Assistant must also be able to ensure students' personal care needs are met. A Level 2 qualification in Health & Social Care and/or experience of providing care and support to children with special needs would be advantageous.

As a Teaching Assistant within this school you will be responsible for supporting children with their education and learning in a classroom environment whilst also providing them with care and support to meet their health needs.

If you think that you are the Teaching Assistant for this position please call Rebecca on (Apply online only) or email your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services
Posted: 13/08/2018

Salary: £8.10 - £10.00/hour per Hour

Category: Social Care

Care Assistants – Days and Nights - Newton Abbot (TQ12 3DZ)

Our clients are looking for care assistants to work in their care home in Newton Abbot. The care assistants must be dedicated to high levels of care.

The home offers high quality care 24 hours a day and an excellent quality of life for people over 65 years of age who have care needs which may include frailty, continence problems, physical disability, or mental health problems, such as poor memory or confusion, depression, anxiety etc. The unit is a busy dementia unit.

The right candidate will need to work as part of a team providing a high quality of care and support for residents with dementia. We seek someone who is dedicated, caring, reliable and flexible and who wants to make a difference to those living with dementia.

We are currently looking for Care Staff to work both day and night shifts.

Night Shifts are between 8pm and 8am and pay is £9.50 per hour, day shifts £8.10 per hour (Various Hours). Working hours will include alternate weekends

Job Type: Permanent, Part time or Full time

Be part of a wonderful group of staff, all of whom are so dedicated, professional, and full of fun!

NVQ 2/3 in care is preferred but not essential as full training can be given. Some previous experience is desirable for night staff.


* Sunday enhancement rate (40p per hour)
* Pleasant working environment
* Uniform Provided
* Training and career development opportunities
* And many more

If you would like to know more or are applying for a job through us. Please do not hesitate to contact A&C Recruitment on (Apply online only), quoting Ref AC1818 and ask for Lucy
Posted: 10/08/2018

Salary: £7.83 - £9.16/hour per Hour

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Are you perfect at processing, passionate about production or magical at machine operating?

Acorn has a brilliant variety of temporary roles available with our client in Newton Abbot across many different departments. There’s a high possibility of becoming permanent and full training is provided, so this really could be an amazing opportunity for the right person.

Our client, a household name, makes delicious and nutritious yoghurts, custard, mousses and cheesecakes (amongst other tasty things!). Their large, clean and modern factory is just a short walk from the railway station in an ideal location close to Newton Abbot town centre, and is absolutely top-notch.

As part of your role, you’ll be:

* A key member of the team, skilfully operating machines to make yummy layered desserts.
* Making batches of mixtures to go into the machines to make the mentioned yummy desserts (we’re really sorry but licking the spoon is not permitted).
* Bake-Off ready? You’ll be following recipe sheets closely and neatly logging ingredients.
* Packing, picking and quality checking – you’ll have a keen eye for detail.
* Working to the highest standard, you’ll be a company ambassador, adhering to health and safety legislation and food safety standards at all times.
* If you’re on the night shift, you’ll be helping to keep the factory sparkling clean.
* Being all-around amazing, you’ll also carry out general production, process, packing and picking duties.

What are the hours?

* Fancy a four-day week? You’ll be working 4 shifts on, 4 shifts off.
* Your shifts will be split into two – so you’ll either work 6am – 6pm (days), or 6pm-6am (nights).

How much will I get paid?

* You’ll be paid a competitive hourly rate from £7.83 up to £9.16, depending on your level of experience and which role you take on.

Are there any other benefits to the role?

* Easy to access location behind Newton Abbot train station.
* Full training provided.
* Great rates of pay on a weekly basis.
* Holiday pay.
* Nest pension.
* Plenty of progression opportunities.
* On-site parking.
* Staff shop with a discount (um, hello yummy desserts).

Sound like something you might be interested in? Get in touch today.

Roles are available in many departments and training is provided
Posted: 10/08/2018

Salary: £7.83 - £9.17/hour per Hour

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Various Food Production roles available

£7.83 - £9.17 per hour

Acorn has various roles available within the Food / Science / Warehouse / Factory industries with a number of clients across different locations: Newton Abbot, Kingsteignton and Heathfield.

Full time, temporary and permanent opportunities available.

We have roles in food testing, laboratories, food processing factories, warehouses, and other similar environments.


* Newton Abbot.
* Heathfield Industrial Estate.
* Kinsteignton.

Shifts / Pay:

* 7.00am-4.30pm Monday to Friday (Heathfield) - Pay 7.83.
* 10am-10pm, 4 days on 4 days off (Heathfield) - Temporary to permanent - Pay £7.83.
* 7.00am-6.00pm or 7.00am-8.00pm Monday to Thursday (Heathfield) - Pay £7.38 or £7.83.
* 6.00am-6.00pm, or 6.00pm-6.00am, (4 on, 4 off) (Newton Abbot) - Temporary to permanent - Pay £7.83 - £9.17.
* 7.00am-5.00pm approximately - 5 days a week, Monday to Saturday (Kingsteignton) - Temporary to permanent - Pay £7.38 or £7.83.


* Need to be happy dealing with raw food.
* Computer literate.
* Able to stand up for 12 hour shifts.
* Happy to work in cool environments with no windows.

Apply now! Or call (Apply online only).

For other vacancies please go to Acorn Recruitment - Newton Abbot's Facebook page or visit (url removed)

Please call the branch if you are looking for work on (Apply online only).

Acorn Recruitment Newton Abbot has various roles available within the food industry with a number of clients across different locations, Newton Abbot, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot

Full time temporary and permanent opportunities available
Posted: 10/08/2018

Salary: per

Posted: 10/08/2018

Salary: £7.83 - £8.89/hour per Hour

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Harrier LLC – Machine Operators and Production Operatives

No experience? No problem – full training and immediate start available in Newton Abbot

Acorn has various opportunities to join a leading and innovative company in Newton Abbot. With roles available including Machine Operators and Production Operatives, this is an excellent opportunity to kick-start your career with a fantastic UK company.

If you’re available now and would like to be trained in running machinery, keep reading …

Harrier LLC is the UK’s leading digital print, photo gift and gift products supplier. With photos printing at their site for more than 20 years, this innovative team are looking for new recruits to join the journey.

What does a talented Production Operative do?

* You’ll carry out quality assembly work with clear attention to detail, making sure your quantity and quality targets are always met.
* Send out customer orders correctly and within the expected timescales.
* You’ll be a valuable member of the team, working together to provide a superb service.

What skills or experience will I need to apply?

* The good news is that absolutely no experience is required – you’ll go through full training for a variety of duties, so thernever be a dull day!
* With amazing attention to detail and excellent time keeping, you’ll need to be self-motivated and able to follow processes and instructions.
* When things get busy, you’ll be able to work under pressure and 'muck in' as part of the team.
* You’ll be flexible with your working hours, as volumes can fluctuate based on demand. A variety of shifts are available; including day, afternoon and evening shifts, and your role will include Sunday working.
* Harrier LLC is easily reachable by public transport, so no driving license is needed.

What else do I need to know before applying?

* This is ongoing temporary work, with plenty of overtime opportunities to earn those extra £££'s.
* You’ll be paid weekly!

Interested? If you want to know more, contact Lisa or Cara on (Apply online only)