Working for us

The Race Equality Foundation is transforming public services across the UK, using evidence to improve the outcomes for communities experiencing discrimination and disadvantage. Our office and training centre is in London.

Please see below for current vacancies.

Research Assistant

We are currently looking for a Research Assistant to support the work of the Policy and Practice Team.

To apply, please complete the written application form, including a supporting statement, and return it by email to
Closing date: Thursday 16 June, 5pm
Interviews: Tuesday 21 June

Click here for the job description.

Click here for the application form


Volunteers needed

We are always looking for volunteers to help support our work in a number of different areas. We are particularly looking for volunteers to assist with website, communications and fundraising at this time. More details are below. Contact if you are interested in any opportunities. 

Web volunteer (part-time, flexible, 5 months commitment minimum)


  • Website management and updating
  • Help implement findings of web audit, including maximising SEO
  • Maintaining good governance

Communications volunteer (part-time, flexible, 4 months commitment minimum)


  • Social media content creation & channel management
  • Website content management
  • Newsletter creation
  • Maintaining databases and project management systems relating to communications, media and stakeholder engagement
  • Assisting with wider communications & campaigns activity as directed

Skills needed:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An interest in the charitable and voluntary sector
  • Commitment to race equality and to putting it into practice

Fundraising volunteer (part-time, flexible, 2 months commitment minimum)

We are at the beginning of our journey for individual giving and need to identify priorities to grow this. 


  • Evaluate current fundraising landscape and options for the Race Equality Foundation based on existing donations data
  • Devise fundraising strategy and make recommendations as to priorities and possible strategy for individual donor fundraising campaigns across our website, social media and all other platforms, as well as for how we can build and maintain donor relationships.
  • Advise on administration procedures and processes for fundraising.

Please contact if you would like to help.