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Current Vacancies

Reference Number: ECAN 01979

Job type: Housing and Planning

Salary: £20,660 - £22,658

Number of hours: 37

Location: Torbay

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and flexible team players to join our Housing Options Team.

You will be responsible for providing comprehensive advice and support on housing options with the aim of preventing homelessness wherever possible. Completing dynamic risk assessments on a wide variety of clients with differing sometimes complex needs you will offer advice and triage cases to understand if the authority has a duty owed to the client.

You will need to work effectively within the team and with both internal and external stakeholders. Excellent organisational and communication skills are essential.

The Posts is based in the Town Hall. The hours of work will be 37 per week, with occasional evening events. Standard flexi-time applies.

Please note – If you have seen this position advertised on a Jobs Board that asks you to submit a CV, we do not advertise on these sites and we do not accept CV’s.  If you wish to apply please visit the Torbay Council website and search for Jobs to apply.  We only accept Applications for Employment on a Torbay Council Application form.  

For an informal discussion please contact:

Name: Lisa Russell

Telephone Number: 01803 208771

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Returned Applications
Postal Address Email Telephone Number
First Stop Desk
Recruitment Services
HR ONE
Great Moor House
Bittern Road
Sowton
Exeter EX2 7NL
firstop@devon.gov.uk 01392 383000

Reference Number: ECAN 01972

Job type: Admin/Clerical/Finance

Salary: £33,437 - £36,379

Number of hours: 37

Location: Torbay

An opportunity has arisen to join the Council’s Information Compliance Team.  The role will be responsible for supporting the Council’s delivery of its compliance to a variety of legislation, including FOI, General Data Protection Regulation and Children’s Services Complaints.  The role will also take lead responsibility as the Children’s Services Complaints Manager.  

Please note – If you have seen this position advertised on a Jobs Board that asks you to submit a CV, we do not advertise on these sites and we do not accept CV’s.  If you wish to apply please visit the Torbay Council website and search for Jobs to apply.  We only accept Applications for Employment on a Torbay Council Application form.  

For an informal discussion please contact:

Name: Jo Beer

Telephone Number: 01803 207177

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Returned Applications
Postal Address Email Telephone Number
First Stop Desk
Recruitment Services
HR ONE
Great Moor House
Bittern Road
Sowton
Exeter EX2 7NL
firstop@devon.gov.uk 01392 383000

Reference Number: ECAN 01797

Job type: Admin/Clerical/Finance

Salary: £16,781 - £17,772

Number of hours: 37

Location: Torbay

To provide enforcement of the parking regulations in Torbay. Both walking beats and mobile beats included and it involves working over a 7 day week shift pattern. Full driving licence essential.

** DBS disclosure is required for this job**

Please note – If you have seen this position advertised on a Jobs Board that asks you to submit a CV, we do not advertise on these sites and we do not accept CV’s.  If you wish to apply please visit the Torbay Council website and search for Jobs to apply.  We only accept Applications for Employment on a Torbay Council Application form.  

For an informal discussion please contact:

Name: Rob Harmes

Telephone Number: 01803 207417

 

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Returned Applications
Postal Address Email Telephone Number
First Stop Desk
Recruitment Services
HR ONE
Great Moor House
Bittern Road
Sowton
Exeter EX2 7NL
firstop@devon.gov.uk 01392 383000

Reference Number: ECAN 01963

Job type: Environment

Salary: £33,437 - £36,379

Number of hours: 37

Location: Torbay

This post has become vacant due to the planned imminent departure of the current postholder. The position includes the line management of a team of dedicated Street Scene Inspectors and the operation of software suites involved with works orders and inspections, together with developing highway condition reports within UKPMS.

This is therefore a multi-discipline management opportunity in a busy highways team.

Please note – If you have seen this position advertised on a Jobs Board that asks you to submit a CV, we do not advertise on these sites and we do not accept CV’s.  If you wish to apply please visit the Torbay Council website and search for Jobs to apply.  We only accept Applications for Employment on a Torbay Council Application form.  

For an informal discussion please contact:

Name: Mark Lazenby

Telephone Number: 07824 498561

 

Download job description Download application form

Returned Applications
Postal Address Email Telephone Number
First Stop Desk
Recruitment Services
HR ONE
Great Moor House
Bittern Road
Sowton
Exeter EX2 7NL
firstop@devon.gov.uk 01392 383000

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If you have not been contacted within 3 weeks after the closing date for the post, unfortunately you will not have been short-listed for this post.

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