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Take the First Step in your career journey and gain experience with Devon County Council.

Our First Step programme provides valuable work experience to develop your skills and experience to prepare you for your future career. Through our First Step programme we offer:

  • Work experience
  • Supported internships
  • Kickstart
First Steps

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Step In to your career with Devon County Council as an apprentice.

The Step In Programme provides a route into employment for those who are just starting out in their careers, returning to work after a break or looking to change their career.

It gives employees a solid grounding in the world of work and the chance to learn fundamental job-related skills which will put them in good stead for the future. Our apprenticeship opportunities also include:

  • supported apprenticeships
  • ring-fenced apprenticeships for care leavers
Step In

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Take a Step Forward and start to think about your future career with Devon County Council’s Employability Programme.

The Step Forward Programme is aimed at care experienced young people aged 16-25 that are seeking to gain, develop and increase their skills, experience and qualifications and find employment opportunities. We offer:

  • A personalised programme
  • Training in essential skills
  • Careers advice
  • Work experience
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