Meet the team

Citizens Advice Colchester are a hard-working and committed team. See more below.

Trustees are volunteers who help to guide and govern us, working with staff to shape strategy and give direction.

David Jarvis is Chair of our Trustee Board.

Case workers and Social Prescribers are specialists within their subject area who work with clients to interpret information and take action to resolve their issues including Debt and Money problems, Energy, Food, Long-covid, Mental Health and Wellbeing.

Advisers are trained to provide information and advice across a broad range of subjects including Benefits, Consumer Rights, Debt and Money, Family, Health, Housing, Immigration, Law and Courts and Work. Advice is given by phone, face to face or email, helping clients to make informed decisions.

Essential support from specialists (often Volunteers) in Campaigns, Finance, Fundraising, HR, IT, Marketing and Training.

Bev Perkins is Chief Officer of Citizens Advice Colchester.

Staff and Volunteers come to us from a wide range of professional backgrounds or when they are starting out in their careers. All are motivated by wanting to help improve the lives of others in our community. If you would like to join our team then see.

Work with us

Enquire now about our volunteer and paid roles currently available.