Careers with the Norfolk Deaf Association

Norfolk Deaf Association (NDA) is dedicated to improving the lives of young people and adults with all degrees of hearing loss.  This is achieved by providing hearing aid maintenance, aural care using microsuction, befriending, and support and information on hearing loss and other related conditions.  We are seeking highly skilled, experienced and professional candidates for the following roles within the charity:


Volunteer Co-ordinator (Ref: VC0619)

The postholder will have the day-to-day responsibility for the management and development of the NDA’s Hearing Support and Befriending Services, including the recruitment, training and supervision of Volunteers, the administration of referrals to both services and stock management of all hearing aids supplies required for the Hearing Support Service.  Personal knowledge of deafness or BSL will be an advantage.

Salary: £21,450 per annum FTE or £12,012 pro-rata for 21 h/w
Hours: 21 per week, to be worked flexibly

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant (Ref: RAA0619)

The postholder will provide a high quality reception and administrative support within the NDA 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. The postholder will provide administrative assistance to the Chief Executive as required.

Salary: £16,575 per annum FTE
Hours: 37.5 per week

Both posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Location: 14 Meridian Way, Meridian Business Park, Norwich, NR7 0TA

Closing date: Wednesday, 26th June 2019

Interviews will take place: Week beginning 8th July 2019 (provisionally)

For further information and an application pack please visit our website or contact the office on 01603 404440, e-mail: or write to: Norfolk Deaf Association, 14 Meridian Way, Meridian Business Park, Norwich, NR7 0TA.  For an informal discussion about the roles please contact Aliona Derrett on 01603 404440 or e-mail


Charitable Company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales, no 07966408. Registered Charity number 1146883