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Office Supervisor

Vacancy Details

Salary: £21,568 to £22,838 per annum
Location: Reading
Region: South East
Job Type: Grade 3
Category: Permanent- Full Time
Closing Date: 11/03/2019
Date Posted: 10/18/2019
Reference: 0000033281


Please note: we reserve the right to close any of our vacancies early.

Vacancy Details

Contract type: Permanent
Location: Reading
Working pattern: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (may be required to work to a rota of hours between 8am and 6pm)
Interview dates: To be confirmed. Reading, Winnersh
Salary: £21,568 to £22,838 per annum

We cannot provide sponsorship for the role.

We’re recruiting for an Office Supervisor (Known as Operations Support Supervisor at Guide Dogs) to be responsible for creating and maintaining a pleasant work environment, ensuring that anyone engaging with the local office, whether in person or through virtual means, will experience high standards of customer service and efficient professional support. 

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, positive team-player, acting as the point person on site with a hands-on approach for all office operations and procedures including customer and visitor experience, office administrative procedures and Operations Support staff performance

In your application, you will need to evidence, using specific examples, how your skills and experience meet the criteria laid out in the person specification, within the Job Description below. Requirements include;

Involvement in leading or supporting projects to successful conclusion.
Supervision of others – in either a coaching or developing capacity.
Highly motivated towards delivering a person-centred service. 
Strong organizational and planning skills in a fast-paced environment.

For more information on this role, the requirements and our benefits package, please see the documents attached below. 

How to apply: Applications can be made using the online application form. As part of our safer recruitment policy, we do not accept CVs for job applications.

Working at Guide Dogs

Working at Guide Dogs is much more than just a job. Through the values that guide our work, we make a real difference, and change lives. 

We believe that well-being at work is about creating an environment to promote a state of contentment which allows all employees to flourish and achieve their full potential for the benefit of themselves and for Guide Dogs.

As a member of staff, we offer you a wide range of benefits to suit your individual needs. These include; 26 days’ holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 28 days after 3 years' service), flexible benefits package and a defined contribution group personal pension plan. 


Guide Dogs welcomes applications from all sections of the community and actively encourages diversity to maximise achievements, creativity and good practice. We positively welcome, and seek to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce and that all job applicants and employees receive equal and fair treatment, regardless of age, race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, disability or nationality. We encourage applications from disabled people as they are currently under-represented in the organisation and guarantee an invite to interview for all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job.


Guide Dogs is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and adults at risk of harm with whom we work. We expect all our employees and volunteers to fully share this commitment.


Salary: £21,568 to £22,838 per annum
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