Vacancy: Community Development Officer

REVI is looking for a Community Development Officer – £25,262 (pro rata) 21 hrs/week, some weekend working, on a 3-year contract

REVI (Real & Enthusiastic Voice of Integration) is based in Braintree, Essex and actively promotes the benefit of the ethnic minorities in Essex and Hertfordshire.
As a registered charity, we are looking for a Community Development Officer who will be responsible for the provision of a structured programme of volunteer development, training & activities taking place in the community on behalf of REVI.

Experience required:

  • Proven record of service delivery in a similar environment and operating under your own supervision.
  • Evidenced project planning & delivery skills.
  • Ability to identify funding streams to promote REVI’s community development aims.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills to work with diverse communities and encourage volunteering.
  • Proven knowledge of IT systems (i.e. word processing, spreadsheets and the ability to update websites and social media interfaces).
  • Ability to work remotely.
  • Strong report writing and presentation skills.
  • A good standard of literacy and verbal skills in English.

For a full job description, person specification and an application form please email  

Closing date: 5pm Thursday 6th October 2016   Interviews: Saturday 5th November 2016

N.B. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

*Please note, we do not accept CV’s and cannot provide feedback on unsuccessful applications