Community Engagers – closing date 28 June 2021

We are looking for local residents to join a team of community engagers reach out to help isolated and vulnerable people ease back into ‘normal life’ after lockdown. We will be using Food4families local community gardens as safe spaces where they can meet people, gain confidence, learn new skills and reactivate social connections.

Want to get involved?
  • Our community engagers will work min 3 to 4 hours a week and will be paid the Reading living wage.
  • Option may be available for more hours.
  • Training will be provided and no previous experience or formal qualifications are needed, just enthusiasm for working with the community.
  • Volunteers are also welcome.
  • To start July 2021.

See the advert on the Food4Families website.

Address Line 1
35-39 London Street
Is this location wheelchair accessible?
Contract type
Part timeSessional
Central Reading
Reading living wage
Sharon Fitton, Food4families Project coordinator
Main contact telephone
0118 958 6692
How to apply
  • For more information review the job description or contact Sharon Fitton at RISC on 07533266037 or emailing
  • To apply send CV and cover letter to Sharon at above email address by Monday 28 June.
Open for applications from
16 June 2021
Closing date for applications
28 June 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates