The Town of Torquay in the County of Devon

The coastal town of Torquay is located within the county of Devon.   Torquay is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by Torbay (B) council.  Torquay has a train station called Torre Rail Station (TRR).

Postcode Sectors within Torquay

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Map of the town of Torquay in Devon

map showing Torquay

List of Streets in Torquay

Train Stations in Torquay

Torre Rail Station (TRR)

Churches and Places of Worship in Torquay

Upton Vale Baptist Church
St. Matthias Church
Barton Baptist Church
Saint Martin of Tours Church of England Parish
All Saints Church
Central Church
The Greek Orthodox Church of St. Andrews
Saint Mary Magdalen
Church of the Assumption
St Lukes
The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
Furrough Cross United Reformed Church
Christ Church Ellacombe
All Saints Church
Riviera Life Church
Saint John The Apostle
Unitarian Church
Torbay Islamic Centre.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Torquay

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay in Torquay

Hotels

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Latest Jobs in Torquay
Electrician
Posted: 20/07/2018

Salary: per

Category: Construction

Our extremely busy local client is looking to expand its current work
force and is looking for an experienced Electrician to support the
business needs. Our client is looking for an Electrician with at least
3 years’ experience in the commercial and industrial sectors.

The ideal candidate will be based close to Torquay but must have the
willingness to travel around the Devon area.

Must have:

* 17th Edition

* GOLD ECS/JIB

The role:

* Experienced in the delivery of all aspects of electrical
installation works from light commercial installations to large
industrial installations

* Work either as part of a projects team for larger installations
under the instruction of a local site supervisor or work
independently on minor works projects without local supervision

* Sufficient knowledge of the current IET wiring regulations

* Undertake a range of installation and completion tasks including
but not limited to single and three phase low voltage distribution
cabling and equipment, steel & PVC trunking/tray/conduit
containment, final circuit cabling, second fix final termination
of wiring accessories, fire & security alarm installation, data
networking, fault finding, inspection & testing

* Accurate completion and timely submission company documentation

* Use their own initiative to solve complicated technical problems
associated with minor works activities, including sourcing parts &
materials and seeking manufacturer technical support

* Observe the highest levels of health and safety at all times,
including carrying out point of work risk assessments for every
task to ensure the best possible working practices are adhered

This role offers an excellent career move for the successful candidate
along with the opportunity to work with autonomy in a progressive
forward-thinking company.

If you feel this is a role for you, then apply below

Contempo Recruitment is an ethical, independent recruitment agency
serving candidates and clients across Devon and Cornwall. Our
advertised roles relate to real vacancies that exist with our clients.

Please be aware that we will endeavour to contact all applicants,
however if you have not been contacted within 72 hrs please assume
that you have not been successful on this occasion and your CV will be
kept on record for future positions.

Contempo Recruitment is an employment agency acting as such under the
Employment Act 2008 and Employment Agencies Act 1973 (and amendments)

Pastry Chef
Posted: 20/07/2018

Salary:£23000 - £25000/annum per Annum

Category: Catering

Calling all Torbay based ‘Pastry Chefs’ for a great opportunity within
a great hotel setting in the Torbay area. This is an amazing
opportunity for a passionate and enthusiastic Pastry Chef to join this
exciting team with autonomy given to deliver this section with skill
and passion. This role provides a unique opportunity within a
successful kitchen, which encourages the individual development of
their staff as well as overall development of the team. If you are
after excellent long-term career prospects this is the working
environment for you.

Role Description:

* Reporting to the Head Chef

* Daily Management and production of the Pastry section

* Delivering quality throughout the Pastry section

* Section clean up and cleanliness of the area, fridges etc

* Meeting & exceeding guest expectations at all opportunities

* Menu Compilation & Development

Experience Required:

* You will need to be an experienced & qualified Pastry Chef with a
proven track record in a similar 4 / 5-star environment for a
minimum of 2-3 years

* NVQ level 1& 2 or equivalent

* Broad knowledge of pastry basics

* Food Hygiene certificate/training

* Flexible working attitude

* Great team player

* Interest and passion for the food industry

* Good communication skills

Key Skills required:

* Customer service focused

* Excellent communication skills

* Works well under pressure

* Takes ownership of your duties

* Organised and efficient

Benefits:

* Uniform supplied and laundered

* A Beautiful location within Torbay

* Excellent career prospects in an ever-expanding organisation

* Special rates for you and your family to stay at the Hotel

This role offers an excellent career move for the successful candidate
along with the opportunity to work with autonomy in a progressive
forward-thinking company.

If you feel this is a role for you, then apply below

Contempo Recruitment is an ethical, independent recruitment agency
serving candidates and clients across Devon and Cornwall. Our
advertised roles relate to real vacancies that exist with our clients.

Please be aware that we will endeavour to contact all applicants,
however if you have not been contacted within 72 hrs please assume
that you have not been successful on this occasion and your CV will be
kept on record for future positions.

Contempo Recruitment is an employment agency acting as such under the
Employment Act 2008 and Employment Agencies Act 1973 (and amendments)

Staff Nurse - Specialist Nursing home ( RGN RMN RNLD)
Posted: 20/07/2018

Salary:£30000 - £35000/annum £30k - 35k per year + PIN per Annum

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Job Title: Registered Nurse ( RGN / RMN / RNLD )

Location: Torquay, Devon

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 ( £16 per hour, from 36 to 42 hours available)

Service Type: Acquired Brain Injury, Complex Care, Elderly and Frail

To be considered for the role, you MUST be a registered nurse, with a valid NMC Pin.

** World Class Training and Support Package - NHS Band 6 Equivalent **

Key Responsibilities:

- Lead a multi-disciplinary shift team, supervising staff in all respects including training and development of care staff, and organising.

- Comply with the NMC Code of Conduct at all times and ensure processes are adhered to for the safe ordering, custody, storing, disposing and administration of all medication.

- Plan, implement and evaluate nursing care in accordance with the resident's needs and within the 'named nurse' system

- Contribute to the development of new ideas in nursing and social care in respect of stimulation for residents to improve their quality of life

Further Information:

We are currently recruiting for one of the UK's leading healthcare organisations who pride themselves on delivering the best possible care and are passionate about achieving the highest standard levels of care in residential nursing homes across the country. They have an excellent, award-winning reputation, being part of the top 25 places to work for in the Sunday times list 6 times and come highly-recommended by current employees, which makes this a very attractive opportunity and a highly sought after company to work for. This Company has the most Outstanding/Good Rated CQC homes, and the Least Inadequate ratings out of all the Large healthcare providers.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join this highly respected company within the health care sector as a general nurse in one of their beautiful nursing homes. With individual care plans for each person the community certainly feel treated as just that - individual. We have an outstanding NEW dementia care scheme reducing the reliance on medication and instead focusing on new tools for pain and distress management. This home prides itself on creating a homely feel for both residents and the nursing team alike. This is a great opportunity for an experienced nurse to develop their skills in a forward-thinking, passionate company.

This role includes working Days or Nights, as both are available, and there will be full training for all registered nurses, including newly qualified nurses, as you will be supported by a full team.

Benefits Package:

- Access to an award-winning career development path, including paid training from the company's own business school, with NVQ to Masters' Degree courses available

- Unique Profit Share Scheme Shares - If the site meets regulatory and commercial targets, everyone benefits.

- Nursing Pin Reimbursed.

- Retail and Leisure Discounts - between 5-10% discounts; including M&S, Sainsbury's, IKEA, Argos, Boots, Harrods and many more

- Paid Breaks

- Annual Bonus'

- Discounted Health Club Membership

- Employee Assistance Helpline

- Up to 12% Employer Contribution Pension plan

- Excellent career progression opportunities to work towards management / senior roles

- Preceptorship Programme for newly-qualified nurses

Person Specification: You must be a qualified Registered Nurse to apply for this role, and we will accept applications from General Nurses ( RGN ), Registered Mental Health Nurses ( RMN ) or Registered Learning Disability Nurses ( RNLD )

For more information or to apply for this position, please send your CV to or call me directly on (Apply online only). APPHC

Senior Manufacturing Lead
Posted: 19/07/2018

Salary:£42000/annum Benefits per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

A global leader in advance optical products technology, require a Senior Manufacturing Lead to join their Fibre Optics Operations team.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic individual seeking a challenging role.

Senior Manufacturing Lead Requirements:

* Engineering (Optics/Electronics/Software/Mechanical) Degree or similar would be preferable
* Experienced in performance management, coaching and development
* Experienced in regulatory compliance
* At least three to five years’ experience of managing production teams would be ideal
* Must have a proven track record of achieving challenging targets while driving improvement in a highly regulated industry
* Strong communication skills at all levels of the business
* Proven leadership style and ability to motivate in a challenging environment
* Trained to a high level in LEAN manufacturing practices

Senior Manufacturing Lead Responsibilities:

* Driving growth in manufacturing output
* Pursuing continuous improvement in safety, quality and productivity
* Develop the manufacturing team to strengthen capability and performance within the organisation
* Manage the operation using the established processes and drive the operation towards a best practice LEAN environment
* Full ownership of manufacturing and shipping plans, responsible for on time delivery and maintaining lead time targets
* Ensure that all processes operate in accordance with all Health and Safety policies
* Achieve productivity and lead time targets

If you would like to be considered for this Senior Manufacturing Lead position, please click on Apply now to get in touch

Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Posted: 19/07/2018

Salary:£40000/annum Benefits per Annum

Category: Engineering

A global leader in advanced optical products technology require a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join their Manufacturing team.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic individual seeking a challenging role.

Senior Manufacturing Engineer Requirements:

* Engineering (Optics/Electronics/Software/Mechanical) qualification would be preferable
* Trained in LEAN manufacturing practices
* Knowledge of H&S to a level where issues can be highlighted and managed by the appropriate personnel
* Understand all business system tools and ensure correct implementation by Manufacturing Engineering personnel
* Have an understanding of STG strategy and objectives, and the timelines for delivery of new products to the site
* Awareness of scorecard KPIs
* Knowledge and understanding of Lean Manufacturing & Continual Improvement strategy
* Strong communication skills at all levels of the business
* Understand the NPD and NPI procedures and process

Senior Manufacturing Engineer Responsibilities:

* Responsibility for meeting business performance commitments to key stakeholders
* Provide technical support to manufacturing with respect to product/process design and functionality
* Responsibility for the Manufacturing Technicians function across the site
* Improving and defining new processes for the products released to manufacture
* Responsibility for following products from design phase
* Managing cost improvement objectives and technical support of the operational functions
* Drive implementation and maintenance of LEAN and CI practices across the organisation
* Hiring talent to complement and grow company’s current teams’ skills and capabilities
* Achieving budgets for labour and material cost reductions
* Drive disruptive cost reduction plans into existing processes
* Support the training of new and existing processes, raising training and process corrective actions with manufacturing
* Establish best practice operational process for clean rooms

If you would like to be considered for this Senior Manufacturing Engineer position, please click on Apply now to get in touch

Electronics Production Operator - Double Days / Late shift
Posted: 19/07/2018

Salary:£8.49 - £9.31/hour £8.49 - 9.31 per hour per Hour

Category: Electronics

We are recruiting immediately for a large and growing electronics / photonics business based in a state of the art facility in Torquay.

The Production Operator will focus on the detailed manufacture of high quality fibre-optic modules for cutting-edge technological uses including: signal transmission and amplification, motion detection, security, high volume production lines and medical instruments.

With appointments on a ‘temporary-to-permanent’ basis, you will spend the first several weeks of assignment undergoing product-specific training.

Responsibilities

Manual assembly of components – highly detailed, use of hand tools
Producing a high volume of items to specifications
Reading and understanding technical build instructions
Working in a clean room environment
Working methodically and efficiently while minimising wastage

Skills and Experience

Good dexterity
Experience in a manufacturing environment, ideally working with small components
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
A good work ethic and a desire to grasp training opportunities
Well organized, an ability to work to deadlines while maintaining standards

Working hours are on an alternating EARLY/LATE pattern or on a STANDARD LATE shift (shift premium applicable - £8.49/£9.31)

EARLY SHIFT; Mon-Fri 6am-2pm

LATE SHIFT; Mon-Thu 2pm-10pm, Fri 1pm-8pm

Training will typically be undertaken on day shift (8am-4.45pm) or early shift (6am-2pm)

Advancement is reviewed on a quarterly basis and benefits applied upon permanent appointment include extended holiday allowance and pension provision.

Local parking is available but due to lack of parking on site, travelling by bike, bus or on foot is ideal

Sales Controller Car Dealership
Posted: 19/07/2018

Salary: per

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

Our client is a franchised dealership, who are now seeking to recruit an experienced Sales Controller for their busy and thriving site.

Sales Controller Role

To report to the General Sales Manager, you will be co-ordinating the daily activities of the Sales Executives

To provide support, coaching and assistance to maximise sales volume and profitability being primarily responsible for achieving both chassis and F&I KPI’s

To be experienced with all aspects of the F&I functions in order to maximise sales profitability

To oversee the enquiry management process

To promote at all times the professional image of the dealership and ensure that customer satisfaction standards are maintained

To maintain accurate and up to date records for vehicle sales and finance transactions to facilitate regular reviews of performance against targets.

To be involved in vehicle part-exchange appraisals / valuations, controlling and sales deals

As a Sales Controller you will be:

Experience of working as either Sales Controller, Business Manager or Transaction Manager is ideal

To have a good working knowledge of Kerridge or an alternative DO training will be given to build on your existing knowledge of systems and to comply with FSA regulation
To be self-motivated and have a strong desire to succeed.
To have a positive, customer focused attitude and approach to your work
Proven experience with strong exposure in selling, finance, invoicing, managing accounts, staff management and administrative duties.
To have a valid driving licence

Package
Depending on Experience

Contact
Andy at Jago Consultants

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Restaurant Supervisor
Posted: 19/07/2018

Salary:£8.43/hour per Hour

Category: Catering

Debenhams are on a mission to make shopping confidence-boosting, sociable and fun.

Our restaurants play a big part in this and that's why we want every customer to leave feeling valued, and eager to spread the word.

We want to be famous for delivering that unique Debenhams experience - and this starts with our people and the way we all work together.

What you will bring...

We look to our Restaurant Supervisors to create a memorable and engaging hospitality experience for our customers, leaving a lasting impression for all the right reasons. We'd love to hear from inspirational leaders who are passionate about food and creating a restaurant experience to be proud of. Our Supervisors know how to get the best out of others, and can tailor their leadership style accordingly. Commerciality and the ability to drive results are key, as is effective communication. Prior experience of supervising a team is also required.

What you will be doing...

A Restaurant Supervisor at Debenhams will work alongside their Manager to deliver the best customer experience. Supporting with the running of a team of restaurant colleagues, the role will involve organising and delegating workload, reacting to changing demand, and coaching others to deliver outstanding service and standards. All whilst acting as a customer ambassador, driving loyalty and performance.

When you'll be doing it.....

Our stores are open 363 days a year, and we want our customers to enjoy a seamless experience whenever they choose to visit. We operate a seven day shift pattern, and this role will require you to have the flexibility to work 5 variable days per week.

What you will get in return.....

• Up to 25% discount in stores and online

• Access to external discounts and promotions through Perks@Debenhams

• Access to the Debenhams Pension Savings Plan

• A friendly and supportive working environment where colleagues are valued and learning opportunities are available

Our roles can receive high volumes of applications and we may need to occasionally close a vacancy before the published expiry date. We don't want you to miss out on this fantastic opportunity so we recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible.

Everyone is someone at Debenhams, who will you be

Manufacturing Engineer
Posted: 18/07/2018

Salary:£30000/annum per Annum

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

Our Client offers exciting and rewarding opportunities for motivated
and talented people to join a team of like-minded, highly skilled
colleagues who want to grow and succeed with the company.

Our clients six business locations in the United States and four
UK-based businesses employ across a broad range of functions including
engineering and process, manufacturing, product management, supply
chain and customer services, quality assurance, continuous
improvement, compliance and finance.

Due to the structured increase in growth our client is now seeking to
appoint an experienced Manufacturing Engineer.

Description:

* You will be responsible for improving and defining new processes
for product release to manufacture.

* Managing cost improvement objectives and technical support of the
operational function.

Job Responsibilities:

* Provide technical support to manufacturing with respect to
product/process design and functionality.

* Provide manufacturing engineering support with NPI projects.

* Drive implementation and maintenance of LEAN and CI practices
across the organisation.

* Resolve issues with manufacturing when product quality risks are
identified.

* Support the training of new and existing processes, raising
training and process corrective actions with manufacturing when
required.

* Support best practice operational process for clean rooms.

* Support Product Configuration (currently PCR) and engineering
change processes.

* Support Quality, Supply Chain & Manufacturing Managers ensuring
all aspects of the business support the needs of our customers.

* Participate in regular performance reviews and set personnel
objectives in line with the business strategy.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

* Understand all business system tools and ensure correct
implementation by Manufacturing Engineering personnel.

* Have awareness of scorecard KPIs, understand how Manufacturing
Engineering actions and strategy effects site performance.

* Have an understanding of STG strategy and objectives, and the
timelines for delivery of new products to the site.

* Knowledge of H&S to a level where issues can be highlighted and
managed by the appropriate personnel.

* Knowledge and understanding of Lean Manufacturing & Continual
Improvement strategy.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a renowned Market Leader.

Email your CV or call today