Careers with the Hear for Norfolk

Administrative Assistant/ Receptionist 

The postholder will provide a high-quality reception and administrative support within the Hear for Norfolk and, as
such, will need to be able to communicate well with service users/patients and their relatives, the general public and a
wide range of multi-professional staff, internal and external to the charity. In order to provide a support service to the
staff, a versatile approach is essential and the ability to cope with a large number of different tasks simultaneously is a
prerequisite of this post.

£9.70 per hour

42.5 per week, Monday to Friday (job share will be considered)

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date:
Monday, 1st November 2021

Interviews will take place:

For more details, please download the full job description.

How to apply

For further information and an application pack please follow the link to the job description, application form and the equality and diversity monitoring form, and e-mail both completed forms to or contact the office on 01603 404440 or write to:
Hear for Norfolk
14 Meridian Way
Meridian Business Park
Norwich, NR7 0TA. 

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Aliona Derrett on 01603 404440 or e-mail


Hear for Norfolk is dedicated to improving the emotional wellbeing, communication and the overall quality of life of people with hearing loss and related conditions. We are a relatively small but growing charitable organisation with challenging future ambitions. To help develop our strategic, business and fundraising plans we are seeking to strengthen our Trustee Board. Therefore, we welcome experienced and interested members of the community to join our Board of Trustees who share our vision, aims and objectives.

We are keen to hear from anyone who shares our passion for ensuring that service users/patients who require support with their hearing loss and other related conditions, receive the very best of care, and who feel that they can use their skills, expertise and networks to enable the charity to develop.

In particular, we would like to hear from people who have personal experience of hearing loss and have one or more of the following skills and expertise: Marketing, PR, Finance, Income Generation, HR and Business entrepreneurship.

If you feel you have the above expertise and can commit the time, energy, skills and experience to support this well respected and popular charity then we would love to hear from you.

To find out more about joining the Board, please contact our Chief Executive, Aliona Derrett, on 07821 340717 or by emailing

Interested candidates should forward a current CV and a personal statement, explaining why they are interested in joining the Bord of Trustees and the expertise and skills they will be bringing to the organisation.