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Regional Race Equality Engagement Officer (Aberdeen)

  • Part time
  • £27,000 pro-rata
  • CEMVO is based in Glasgow, but the postholder can work from home if residing in or near Aberdeen, though some travelling will be involved
  • Closing 5th June 2023

  • Advertised from 15th May 2023
  • 21hrs per week, £16,200 per annum. 4% pension. Fixed term contract initially to 31st March 2024 with possibility of further extension depending on continuation of funding.


CEMVO Scotland is a national intermediary organisation and strategic partner of the Scottish Government with the aim of building the capacity of the ethnic minority third sector and its communities. We have a network of over 600 EM voluntary sector organisations throughout Scotland. We currently work on a hybrid basis between home and office working.

We are seeking a part-time (21 hrs) race equality engagement officer to cover the Aberdeen region.

The role will involve providing race equality capacity building support to regional climate action hubs, regional climate hub co-ordinators and to local environmental groups, including the delivery of race equality training. The roles will also involve undertaking outreach work to provide capacity building support to local ethnic groups / communities in Aberdeen and to help facilitate ethnic minority participation in regional climate action hub developmental activities.

You will require good knowledge, understanding and experience in race / equality issues, particularly around supporting organisations to develop actions that address racial inequalities. You will also have the ability to deliver race equality training to a wide audience, and experience in engaging with local ethnic groups / communities to help build their capacity.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

Application: To apply, please submit a CV and supporting statement focusing on your skills and experience to

Deadline for applications: Monday 5th June 2023