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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.

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  • Welfare Benefit Caseworker – closing date 24 October 2017

    We are looking to recruit one or two experienced advisors to provide a specialist welfare rights advice service for around 28 hours per week. The ideal candidate will have experience in: • advising on welfare benefit entitlement • carrying out benefit checks • preparing ...

  • Housing Caseworker – closing date 24 October 2017

    We are looking to recruit an experienced advisor to provide a specialist housing advice service for around 18 hours per week. The ideal candidate will have experience in: advising on housing options and law challenging homeless decisions made by the local authority rent arrears, ...

  • Dementia Support Manager – closing date 26 October 2017

    Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the dementia support service in Berkshire. ...

  • Trainer – closing date 27 October 2017

    Dingley’s Promise supports children aged 0-5 years with SEND, and their families. We are a local charity operating across Berkshire with centres in Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire, but we also have an impact nationally, believing in the best start ...

  • Information Officer – closing date 30 October 2017

    This is an exciting opportunity to work with and help deaf people. Do you enjoy communicating? Can you sign or are you willing to learn? You will work as a point of contact at Reading Deaf Centre for people that are deaf ...

  • Bank Support Workers for ME Day Activity Service – closing date 31 October 2017

    Reading Mencap is seeking sessional support workers for our unique Mencap Enables (ME) Day Activity Service to provide cover for holidays and sickness. No two days are the same at ME, which supports adults aged 18+ and is based at Alexandra ...

  • Removals Planner/Operative/Driver – closing date 9 November 2017

    Launchpad is seeking a Removals Planner/Operative/Driver, based in Central Reading, for a 12-month Fixed Term contract (up to 37 hours per week Monday to Friday – may include occasional evening/weekend work). Supported by a team of volunteers, you will work closely ...

  • Bank Support Workers – closing date 30 November 2017

    Berkshire Phab is looking to recruit Bank Support Workers to join our experienced staff at our drop-in day centre on Mondays to Thursdays. Our day centre provides a safe and flexible environment where disabled and non-disabled young people can access ...

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  • Reading Games Club Youth Club Leader – closing date 20 October 2017

    We are seeking an enthusiastic and active Youth Club Leader to run our Reading Games Club. Experience working in youth social clubs is preferred. The main purpose of the role is to plan and run games, group exercises and activities for ...

  • Helpline Services Supervisor – closing 20 October 2017

    We are looking for a skilled individual to co-ordinate and manage the Autism Berkshire Helpline, which runs from 10am to 1pm Monday to Friday, and via email, and to co-ordinate our Benefits Service, which is expanding to provide support to ...

  • Gardener/Groundsman – closing 6 October 2017

    Ufton Court is looking for a part-time Gardner/Groundsman to work 1 day or two mornings a week. They will support our small Grounds team in maintaining our 40 acre site. Work will involve use of some machinery such as ride ...

  • Project Worker – closing date 3 October 2017

    Children Heard and Seen is a charity within the Thames Valley Area that works to support children and families affected by parental imprisonment. This post delivers a key function of our work, namely direct support for families affected by parental ...

  • Volunteer Coordinator – closing 29 September 2017

    Part-time: 22.5 hours per week Salary: £12,250 per annum Annual Leave: 25 days per annum pro rata Contract: fixed term for 12 months The Volunteer Coordinator will work with management and other key staff and Trustees of the charity to organise the recruitment, screening, ...

  • Casual Team Member – closing date 28 September 2017

    The post holder will join our team on a casual basis, covering leave, training and busy periods. We anticipate that around 100 days a year may be offered as a minimum. Work will be offered in periods of weeks, days, ...

  • Support Worker/Senior Support Worker – closing date 25 September 2017

    Chainreaction is a day opportunities service providing disabled people the opportunity to explore their personal development. Chainreaction provides opportunities for learning and training. Support Workers offer practical and emotional support to participants of our Chainreaction service. Senior Support Workers are given additional ...

  • Outreach Worker (Reading) – closing date 25 September 2017

    Berkshire Women’s Aid is looking to recruit an outreach worker based in Reading, to provide support and information to clients who have experienced violence or cruelty at home or in a close relationship. The post holder will be working in ...

  • Activities Development Officer – closing date 22 September 2017

    We are looking for a suitable candidate to manage our activities and sports programme for the wider communities of Berkshire. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate significant experience in: Managing and delivering a sports and activities programme to a wide ...

  • Communities Administrator – closing date 19 September 2017

    PACT’s Women’s Community Project (Alana House) is an innovative women’s community solution in Reading and provides outreach support Berkshire wide. We are looking for an administrator to help with a varied frontline role with responsibility for creating a welcoming environment for ...

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