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Welcome to the RVA jobs page offering details of paid work opportunities with not-for-profit organisations recruiting in Reading or the surrounding area.

This page is open for use by organisations listed on our directory of organisations who can then use our online recruitment form to submit their advert. Regrettably we are unable to accept job ads by email.

  • Self-employed therapists and clinical psychologists – closing date 27 March 2017

    We are looking for self-employed therapists and clinical psychologists from across the south-east to work with looked after children and their families.

  • Housing First Worker – Reading – closing date 29 March 2017

    Reading Street Population and Outreach (SPOT) Team work with rough sleepers living on the streets of Reading, working to support them to access and sustain accommodation. We are starting a Housing First pilot scheme to work with complex and long term ...

  • Console Gaming Club Leader – closing date 31 March 2017

    We are looking for someone with the ability to provide fun and engaging console-based activities for young people on the autism spectrum, to improve their social skills, develop friendships and increase self-esteem. The successful candidate would be responsible for design ...

  • Part-time Project Co-ordinator, Tilehurst Together – closing date 31 March 2017

    Tilehurst Together is a new project which aims to bring together local people to support each other, building on a gap identified through Reading Voluntary Action’s Social Prescribing service. It is funded through the Berkshire Community Foundation’s Life Less Lonely ...

  • Timebank Co-ordinator – closing date 31 March 2017

    At the Oxford Road Timebank we are seeking to recruit a Timebank Coordinator to help us increase our membership and increase participation in local community activity. Working with the Oxford Road Timebank committee and the Lead Timebroker, the job involves ...

  • Building Family Bridges Family Support Worker – closing date 3 April 2017

    Alana House is an innovative women’s community project that uses a holistic approach to support vulnerable and disadvantaged women with complex needs. Alana House provides a safe women-only space to over 70 women every month, with the aim of empowering ...

  • Community Heritage Project Co-ordinator – closing date 9 April 2017

    Legacy of Valour Society is seeking a highly-motivated, self-starting, well-organized individual with an interest in Sikh heritage to co-ordinate the delivery of a Heritage Lottery funded community heritage project. Employment details: Initially this role will be for a fixed period of 18 ...

  • Energy Adviser – closing date 10 April 2017

    Citizens Advice Reading is looking for an Energy Adviser to join our Energy team. Working for 7 hours per week, you will be helping clients manage their energy bills better by: Looking for a better deal Switching supplier or tariff Dealing with arrears Checking ...

  • Funding Co-ordinator – closing date 10 April 2017

    This is a flexible one day per week, 30 hours per month permanent role. The time demands will vary depending on our funding timetable and feedback deadlines. The main role of the Funding Co-ordinator is to: collate information on local need collate “in-house” ...

  • HR Administrator – closing date 10 April 2017

    Reading International Solidarity Centre (RISC) is the UK’s largest Development Education Centre and a registered charity (World Education Berkshire). We work locally with schools and community organisations, raising the profile and promoting action for sustainable development, international issues, equality and ...

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The following opportunities have passed their expiry date but are left here for reference:

  • Self-employed therapists and clinical psychologists – closing date 27 March 2017

    We are looking for self-employed therapists and clinical psychologists from across the south-east to work with looked after children and their families.

  • Self-employed social worker – closing date 24 March 2017

    PACT, a voluntary adoption agency, has been at the forefront of adoption services for over 60 years. With our outstanding Ofsted rating we work with a high degree of flexibility and innovation and work with a range of adopters from ...

  • Housing / Welfare Benefits / Debt Caseworker – closing date 20 March 2017

    Citizens Advice Reading are looking for a caseworker to provide advice on benefits, housing and debt to housing association tenants. We would love to hear from you if you have A good knowledge of welfare benefits / debt / housing Excellent interpersonal skills An ...

  • Family Support Co-ordinator – closing date 20 March 2017

    As part of the Berkshire-wide “Building Family Bridges” project (led by WEA, Workers Educational Association) in which Home-Start Reading is a partner, you will give personal encouragement and practical support to a small number of vulnerable parents, involving them in ...

  • Senior Social Worker – closing date 13 March 2017

    PACT, a voluntary adoption agency, works with local authorities across the country. With our outstanding rating with Ofsted we work with a high degree of flexibility and innovation and work with a range of adopters from all backgrounds. You will be ...

  • Driver – closing date 10 March 2017

    Reading Association for the Blind is looking for a minibus driver to help our sight-impaired members attend our open days at the day centre and also on regular trips out. A willingness to learn and be a part of the RAB ...

  • Visiting Officer – closing date 10 March 2017

    Reading Association for the Blind are looking to recruit a Visiting Officer who will visit sight impaired people in their homes within the Reading area, and support them through contact within the association’s hall and via the telephone. We are ...

  • Building Family Bridges Project Coordinator – closing date 10 March 2017

    The postholder will be responsible for all aspects of the WEA delivery within the Building Better Opportunities (BBO) Building Family Bridges Project in Berkshire. This role will be responsible for supporting the family support workers with the requirements of the project, ...

  • Minibus Driver – closing date 3 March 2017

    We are looking for a Minibus Driver for our Saturday afternoon Youth Club. Arriving at our centre at 12:30pm to collect the minibus, you and a member of staff will collect children from their homes in Reading area, and bring ...

  • Community Fundraiser – closing date 24 February 2017

    A key member of the fundraising team, integral to the development of long-term successful relationships with local community supporters and donors. Working with the Fundraising Manager to develop and implement local fundraising activities and major events, and to recruit fundraising ...

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