Location: Dereham 

Salary: £30,000 - £32,000 depending on experience 

Hours of work:  Permanent full Time: 37 hours per week 

Reference: N211 

You will provide operational management for one of our residential services in Norfolk, working in partnership with the Regional Service Manager to provide a quality service. Leading and supervising staff in positive behaviour and good working practice at all times.

Your main duties will include:

  • Day to day responsibility for ensuring a high quality personal approach of the service in order to meet the needs of the people we support.
  • Ensuring that policies and procedures are implemented effectively within the residential service.
  • Working closely with the Regional Service Manager to ensure that best practice is achieved and staff are supported in line with our policies and procedures 


  • Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership or willingness to work towards – Essential
  • Experience working in a similar role and at a similar level in order to demonstrate relevant competence required for the role – Essential
  • Comprehensive knowledge of current legislation and guidance for supporting people with autism – Essential
  • Ability to effectively lead and proactively manage resources and staff - Essential 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a well-established charity and make a real difference to the lives of the people we support.  Autism Anglia provides ongoing training and supervision, continuing professional development and support as well as an extensive induction on commencement of employment. 

Autism Anglia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

It is essential that the successful applicant holds a full driving licence and access to their own vehicle for work purposes.


  • 33 days annual leave, including 8 bank holidays (rising to 35 days after 5 years)
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to childcare vouchers
  • Access to Perkbox incentives including exclusive High Street, entertainment, restaurant and supermarket discounts
  • Refer a friend scheme 

To express an initial interest please send your CV to [email protected] or for further information please call Jonathan on 01206 913785. 

If no response is received within 3 weeks, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply again for other positions.

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