JOBS: Check out the latest vacancies in Axminster!

  Posted: 14.07.20 at 12:19 by Francesca Evans

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In an effort to help our readers who have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic, or just for those seeking a new career, we have compiled a list of jobs currently hiring in and around Axminster to give you a helping hand in your job hunt!


Therapeutic Childcare Practitioner
Axminster (EX13)
From £22,600 to £24,756 per annum

We have an opportunity for an experienced children’s Support Worker to join an Outstanding independent provider of children’s services.

You will provide care as well as emotional support and guidance to children with social, emotional and mental health needs, as well as special educational needs. Working with the team and registered manager, you will provide a safe, supportive and nurturing environment which encourages children to learn, explore and develop both emotionally and physically, in a positive and safe way.

You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children within a residential setting, or will have a Level 3 Children and Young People qualification. You will also need to be a driver and will be over 21.

Salary: up to £24,756 depending on experience
Shifts: 24.5 hr shifts on a rolling rota (10 shifts pm) including sleep ins
Day shifts also available without sleep-ins
Opportunity to complete Level 3 Children and Young People

Click here to apply.


Children's Residential Support Worker
Axminster (EX13), Axminster
Up to £24,000 per annum

Are you a passionate and inspirational leader? Do you have what it takes to make a positive difference to the lives of children and young people?

We are looking for a Residential Support Worker to join an outstanding Children's Home located in Axminster, Devon.

The organisation specialises in providing therapeutic care to children and young people with Complex Needs. They endeavour to create a home environment that exceeds the needs of the children and young people - enabling them to express their characters, feel safe and enrich their lives.

Working as a Residential Support Worker, you must be willing to go above and beyond for the children and young people - ensuring that they have an experience of childhood that they can reflect upon and carry with them into adulthood.

In return, you will be rewarded with a career defining opportunity to impact on an ambitious and growing organisation that is committed to staff retention, development and equality.

Salary and Benefits
- £24,000 per annum including sleep-in allowance
- Additional overtime and sleep-in enhancements on offer
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Opportunity to work flexible hours
- Ongoing training and development
- Genuine opportunity for progression into a Senior Residential Support Worker position

- Recent experience working as a Residential Support Worker in a Children's Home
- Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare (or equivalent qualification)
- Full UK Driving Licence

Click here to apply


Residential Development Manager
Axminster (EX13)
Competitive salary and benefits plus apartment
Part Time

About us
We are Millstream Management Services (MMS), a progressive managing agent of privately owned leasehold Retirement Living accommodation.

We manage in excess of 191 developments - nationally. That means we manage 7,557 apartments and provide our services to over 10,000 retired people.

However, we are not stopping there, as we are rapidly growing and have ambitious plans for the future.

Join us and be part of a professional, award winning, customer focused team.

About the role
We’re looking for a personable Residential Development Manager to co-ordinate the development in Minster Court, Axminster.

Managing both the maintenance of the property and providing a first-class service to Owners, you’ll be working at the heart of Millstream Management Services, promoting a happy and fulfilling lifestyle for Owners. From facilitating social events to supporting the sales team you’ll play a key role in the business and liaise with a range of departments and external contacts.

The hours of work are 9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday with 1 hour for lunch (30 hours per week).

As this role requires the manager to live onsite, an apartment will be allocated to the successful candidate.

About you
It’s important that you understand our Customers. With the focus on providing a happy and fulfilling lifestyle for the Owners, you’ll have an outgoing and friendly personality with a love of people and socialising. You’ll know when to act with sensitivity and diplomacy but also have the efficiency and assertiveness to manage the safety of the Owners and the security of the development. Despite the high levels of social contact, you’ll also be happy working independently on your own initiative.

To support with the organisation of events and administer the maintenance of the site, you’ll be computer literate with previous experience of using Outlook.

Previous property management or hotel experience would be advantageous, as well as previous work within a caring profession. Service delivery is essential.

How you’ll be rewarded
- Competitive salary
- Annual holiday entitlement of 22 days + Bank Holidays
- A day off on your Birthday
- Apartment onsite
- Life Assurance
- Colleague Introduction reward scheme

Click here to apply.


The following three vacancies are being promoted by Harbron Recruit Ltd, a family run construction industry recruitment agency based in the South West of England. Harbron Recruit originally stemmed from a construction company that boasts 25 years of successfully working with the majority of major contractors across the South West.

Recognising the demand for quality construction personnel with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out jobs quickly and safely gave birth to Harbron Recruit as a major supplier of construction trades to companies requiring temporary, permanent and contract workers on a range of assignments.

Now, as a well-established Recruitment Agency having traded successfully for 10 years within the specialist sector of construction it has enabled us to create long standing client relationships built on a foundation of trust, honesty and integrity.

Based in Devon, the agency provides quality staff to our clients both locally and nationally - call 01626 333105 for details or click the links below.

General Labourer
£9.00 - £11.00 per annum

Click here to apply

General Labourer
£10 - £11 per hour

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