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New £3.45m programme to boost skills of care and health workers

The funding will be used to support over 1,200 health and care staff to access higher level jobs in areas such as social work or nursing

Posted on: 1 December 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Health and care workers urgently needed this winter

Health and care workers needed to cope with double impact of flu and Covid-19

Posted on: 17 November 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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New Proud to Care Devon campaign inspires next generation of Devon’s health and social care heroes

With GCSE and A-level results days approaching quickly and many young people across the county thinking about the next steps in their careers, Devon County Council and NHS Devon Clinical Commissioning Group have launched the latest Proud to Care Devonaaa

Posted on: 11 August 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
Jamie Allen, new Healthcare Assistant stood by a hoist with a person in the hoist

Jamie Allen, new Healthcare Assistant

When the country went into lockdown, the music industry in which Jamie Allen was working came to a halt so he began looking for new job opportunities.

Posted on: 26 June 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Millie, 19, signs up to ‘help vulnerable’

This week she’s receiving training in the use of Personal Protective Equipment, and will shortly start getting some hands-on experience, shadowing one of Devon County Council’s reablement teams.

Posted on: 22 April 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Lawyer, tailor, soldier, hairdresser – over 1,300 answer the call to help vulnerable

“This is a tough time for everyone. I’m lucky that I’m fit and healthy. I’m ready to step up and help those who need it most.”

Posted on: 17 April 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Hundreds rally to help care for Devon’s vulnerable residents

In just one week around 600 peopleregistered their interest, including students, college leavers, retired health professionals and people who are not working.

Posted on: 6 April 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Devon needs you: get a job in health and social care

Devon needs frontline Healthcare Assistants to support the NHS and social care as coronavirus puts even greater pressure on existing services and staff.

Posted on: 1 April 2020 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Hundreds of health and care jobs available at next month’s Jobs Fair

Hundreds of health and care jobs will be on offer at a series of ‘Proud to Care’ jobs fairs next month, in Exeter, Barnstaple, Plymouth and Torquay.

Posted on: 18 February 2020

Could you care for someone like Jim?

Jim Dixon lives in Malden House Residential home in Sidmouth and he says that the professionalism and compassion shown by staff has helped him maintain his dignity in old age

Posted on: 8 October 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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