Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Equality Officer


Job Description:

Equality Officer based in Croydon and the rate is £12.87ph PAYE

This is a part time role working on a temporary contract.

Employer Reference:                  6882-1

An experienced Equality Officer is required to support a new equalities project and provide business as usual support to the equalities team.


  • Cultural change
  • Equalities Act 2010 and Public Sector Equality Duties
  • Anti-racism and understanding of factors affecting racialized and other minoritized groups
  • Project management tools and techniques
  • An understanding of culture and processes in local government


  • Policy development within Public Sector
  • Organisational and Project management skills
  • High level of written and verbal communication
  • Ability to write complex reports, policy documents and create presentations
  • Self-motivated, ability to work on own initiative
  • Critical thinking skills

Working arrangements: Can be flexible to allow working from home as desired but some office attendance will be required on an ad hoc basis.

Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.

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  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Human Resources