Jobs

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

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  • Chief Executive Officer – closing date 25 September 2020

    This is an exciting opportunity to lead a dynamic team in a leading advice agency. We are looking for a committed, creative and innovative new CEO to lead the organisation through a period of intense change. Citizens Advice Reading is a ...

  • Placements Officer – closing date 25 September 2020

    Would you like to work for one of the UK’s leading voluntary adoption agencies? PACT has been at the forefront of adoption services for over 60 years. We place children with secure and loving families through our adoption service, rated ...

  • Assistant Service Director, Adoption – closing date 28 September 2020

    Based in Reading or London With our outstanding rating with Ofsted, we work with a high degree of flexibility and innovation and with a range of adopters from all backgrounds, including those from black and minority ethnic heritage and the LGBT ...

  • Chief Executive Officer – closing date 30 September 2020

    PACT is an amazing charity providing adoption and family support services which help hundreds of families every year Our CEO Jan Fishwick OBE, who has been an outstandingly successful leader for 13 years, is planning to retire early in 2021 and ...

  • Team Leader – closing date 2 Oct 2020

    Citizens Advice Reading (CAR) is a large busy town centre advice service that deals with in excess of 7,500 clients each year. Staffed by over 80 volunteers and 25 part-time paid staff. An opportunity has now arisen for a further Team ...

  • Centre Manager – closing date 2 October 2020

    The Centre Manager is responsible for recruiting, training and supporting volunteers at New Beginnings Reading (NBR). They will also lead on day-to-day administrative tasks and managing the Centre. This individual will be highly organised, a great communicator and committed to ...

  • Support Worker, Women’s Community Project (Alana House) – closing date 9 October 2020

    PACT’s Women’s Community Project is an innovative women’s community solution in Reading that uses a holistic approach to support women by empowering them to take control of their lives, make informed decisions and improve their life chances. We are looking for ...

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  • RVA Inclusion Development Worker – closing date 21 September 2020

    An exciting opportunity to work with Reading Voluntary Action (RVA) and local charities to ensure we reflect the diversity of Reading and are able to build a genuinely inclusive voluntary sector. We are looking for someone with excellent communication, planning and ...

  • Training Project Coordinator – closing date 20 September 2020

    Step Up with Sadaka (September 2020 – September 2021) Do you share our ethos of serving all with no judgement or bias? Do you want to join us in our mission to alleviate poverty and hardship in Reading? If yes, then ...

  • Male Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA) – closing date 19 September 2020

    Trust House Reading is looking for a committed individual with initiative and zeal to provide practical and emotional support to male victims/survivors affected by rape and sexual abuse in Thames Valley and to support and develop the ISVA service at ...

  • Self-Employed Adoption Social Workers – closing date 18 September 2020

    We are one of the UK’s leading voluntary adoption agencies, rated Outstanding by Ofsted, and have been at the forefront of adoption services for over 60 years, working with local authorities across the country. We are looking for established independent social ...

  • HR Assistant – closing date 18 September 2020

    PACT is a supportive and respectful place where people are genuinely passionate about delivering positive outcomes for children and their families. The HR Assistant will join a small team that provides professional, efficient and customer focssed HR services to the charity’s ...

  • RVA Social Prescribing Link Workers – closing date 14 September 2020

    An exciting opportunity to work in a small supportive team making a big difference to the lives of people in Reading Reading Voluntary Action (RVA) is looking to recruit three Link Workers to provide social prescribing support for people in Tilehurst, ...

  • Outreach Worker, Reading – closed to applications

    We are looking to recruit a committed Outreach Worker, based in Reading to provide support, risk assessment, information and advocacy to clients who have experienced domestic abuse. Your role is to empower our clients, keeping the safety of them and ...

  • Referral Coordinator: Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell – closed to applications

    We are looking to recruit a highly organised and dedicated referral coordinator, based in Reading (working across Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell) to oversee referrals to BWA. As BWA’s referral coordinator your job will be to manage all new outreach referrals, ...

  • Senior Outreach Worker – Wokingham, closed to applications

    Berkshire Women’s Aid are looking to recruit a committed Senior Outreach Worker, based in Wokingham to provide support, risk assessment, information and advocacy to clients who have experienced domestic abuse, as well as providing line management oversight to the Wokingham ...

  • Befriending Co-ordinator – closing date 6 September 2020

    Age UK Reading are looking for a co-ordinator to run and develop the befriending project within Age UK Reading. You will: Work with an enthusiastic team of volunteer befrienders to bring company and support to lonely older people in the community. Develop ...

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