If you are struggling to find work or are worried you might lose your job you don’t need to struggle alone.

Help for job seekers

National Careers Service

Careers information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work at all stages of your career.

Search for jobs

Work for us

Whatever your educational background, whatever your age, whether you have little work experience or a lot, whether you are pursuing a professional career or looking for a rewarding and worthwhile local job there are entry routes into Torbay Council and numerous jobs to choose from. Find and apply for a job with us.

Work for SWISCo

Explore opportunities with SWISCo, a Torbay Council-owned company that provides a range of frontline services including highways, parks and grounds maintenance, waste and recycling collections.

Work for TDA

TDA Group, created by Torbay Council in 2011, is a collection of companies offering a range of services spanning business and property services, workspace management and affordable housing.

Find jobs in Social Work

If you are caring and compassionate with good communication skills, care could be for you. Find out more about opportunities in this sector.

Build Torbay

Learn more about apprenticeship and training in the construction industry.

Develop your skills


Not quite ready to enter the world of work yet? There are volunteering opportunities available through Devon Connect.

Do you have excellent listening skills? Can you put people at ease and make balanced decisions?

Would you like to become involved in an important, impartial service provided to parents and schools?

We are looking for volunteers to join the Torbay Independent Appeals Panel. Panel members must be able to put nervous parents at ease. You will need to make balanced decisions. This is to ensure that parents and schools receive a fair appeal hearing.

Find out more about the Torbay Independent Appeals Panel

Adult education

If you want to upskill yourself, search for and book adult education courses in Torbay.