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How to apply

All you need to know about applying for a job at Action on Hearing Loss.

How do I apply?

If you’re interested in a job listed on our vacancies page, you can follow these steps:

  1. Check the job description to make sure it’s right for you.
  2. Fill in the online application (please email AskHR@hearingloss.org.uk for an alternative format).
  3. Upload your CV and supporting statement.
  4. Submit your application.

What qualifications do I need?

The job description will specify what qualifications you need. For some roles you should be willing to study for specific qualifications, for example in British Sign Language or Health and Social Care.

When will I hear about my application?

When you submit your application, you’ll receive an automated response confirming that it’s been received. If you submit your application prior to the closing date, it will be passed to the recruiting manager for shortlisting.

If you’re selected for interview we’ll contact you by email to make arrangements. If you’re not selected, you’ll receive notification that you’ve been unsuccessful on this occasion and your details will be kept on file. Unfortunately, we can’t always respond to each applicant individually.

How will you contact me?

We will usually email you to arrange an interview, so please provide an email address you check regularly in your application and keep an eye on your spam in case our email happens to go there.

If we need to make contact with you more urgently, we’ll try the telephone number you provide.

What documentation do I need to bring to interview with me?

Details of the documents you need to bring will be specified in the invitation to your interview. All candidates will be required to bring evidence of their right to work in the UK.

For some roles, where a criminal records disclosure check is required, you’ll need to bring additional documents with you.

What is your policy on disability?

We are a ‘Disability Confident‘ employer. Through our commitment to the government’s Disability Confident campaign, we’re working hard to remove barriers, increase understanding and ensure that people with disabilities have equal opportunities to fulfil their potential.

We aim to make sure our recruitment process is fair and accessible to everyone. If you have a disability and need any adjustments made during the recruitment process, please state this on your application form or email AskHR@hearingloss.org.uk

I missed the deadline, can I still submit an application?

Our vacancies close at midnight on the closing date specified in the ad (unless otherwise stated), however we may be able to accept your application if the deadline has recently passed. Please email AskHR@hearingloss.org.uk

How can I volunteer for Action on Hearing Loss?

You can find out about volunteering at Action on Hearing Loss in the volunteering section of our website.

For more information

If you would like more information about any of the jobs advertised on our website or to find out more about working for Action on Hearing Loss, please email AskHR@hearingloss.org.uk