Passionate about digital services – join the team!

Empty chair
The empty seat in the office that could be yours!
  • Deadline extended to 31st August.
  • Interviews scheduled for 9th September.

If you are passionate about the role that ‘digital’ can have in delivering new, innovative – USEFUL – services to members of the public in Devon…

If you are a competent, technical, front-end web developer…

If listening and responding to users first, and designing to meet their needs is something that motivates you…

And if you really want to help make a difference in how public services and information are delivered in Devon…

… then we would really like you to join our team! We have a permanent position with appropriate salary to offer to the right candidate. This is an opportunity to really get under the skin of ‘digital’ services and, of course, the chance to live in beautiful Devon and all the lifestyle benefits that that entails. See details at bottom of post to read more and apply.

Alternatively, if this role is not for you, but you would like to help us find the right person, you can really help by either recommending a candidate, or spreading the message via email and social media. Here are some ready-made links and posts for your network of choice!:

To apply

1: For an informal discussion please contact:

2: Check out the infographic and article that Wendy, a member of the team, wrote recently, together with some of the other posts on this site about what we are trying to do.

3: To apply formally for the position, jump over to to find all the official stuff – online form, job description, person specification etc.

4: A word of warning! The job description and person specification are rather generic and non-specific – read the blurb above and also on the site to get a real feel for the role and skills we are looking for in the supporting statement.

5: The deadline is 16th August.

If this isn’t the role for you, but you know someone that would fit right in – please do pass the link on. We are keen to find the right person for the job.




Tom Dixon

Digital stuff with a Devon flavour. Manage the Digital Delivery Team at Devon County Council. Can be contacted via @tom_s_dixon or

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4 thoughts on “Passionate about digital services – join the team!

  1. Gaurav Goyal

    I’m having 10+ years experience on Web Design & Development and have extensive development skills of Website Design and development, Ecommerce Shopping Carts,Web APIs using PHP, MySQL, Zend Framework, html5 framework, Bootstrap, Utility APIs, MVC, Javascript, jQuery, AJAX, Codeigniter, WordPress, Joomla, Cake PHP, Drupal, Magento, Bootstrap, Payment Processing, API, SOAP , number of frameworks which are used for web design and development.

    I have created complete custom Ecommerce websites from scratch using PHP and very familiar with working of ecommerce websites. I have integrated variety of 3rd party payment APIs like PayPal, (AIM, SIM and ARB), UsaEpay, realpay, paypalpro, Google check out etc.

    Mentioned below are few URLs which would show our work:
    1. Webtutorial:
    2. EBook Marketing: .
    3. Love Lanai:
    4. Glass Social Network:
    5. PJA Construction:
    6. The Action Center:
    7. Tazery:
    8. Naturally Healthy Worldwide :

    You can also refer my portfolio for more details:

    My expertise covers:-

    Paypal Payment Integration
    Mobiwik Payment Integration
    Wiziq Whiteboard Integration
    Email Notifications
    Facebook Authentication
    Asana Api Integration
    Google Calendar Api Integration
    Python Webapp2 (Google App Engine)

    I am looking for a long term relationship and would be the right candidate to work on this project. I’m willing to start the job with dedication, loyalty, commitments, problem solving, timely and proper coordination with project management skills and passionate to deliver our best even under the most stressed circumstances to honour our commitment.

    Look forward to your response.


    1. tom.dixon Post author

      Hi Guarav, thanks for your interest. All applications need to be made via the online application process – details in the blog post, the application form and job description etc is at DevonJobs. This is a permanent, full-time position based at County Hall, Exeter, UK.

  2. khanpara alpesh

    Dear Sir,

    Myself Alpesh Khanpara from India.

    I am full time freelance web designer & developer and I have 3 years of experience in my profession.

    I have expertise in following:

    In Drupal Website Portfolio

    Ecommerce Website Portfolio

    Joomlaa Website Portfolio


    Core PHP:

    Payment Gateway Module Works by us:

    – Credit Card, Debit Card, Netbanking for Techaccino Solutions Private Limited in site.

    WordPress Portfolio

    Waiting for a positive reply from you.

    Thank You!

    Alpesh Khanpara
    Skype: khanpara.alpesh

    1. tom.dixon Post author

      Dear Alpesh, thanks for your interest. All applications need to be made via the online application process – details in the blog post, the application form and job description etc. is at DevonJobs. This is a permanent, full-time position based at County Hall, Exeter, UK.

      Thanks and best wishes,



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