career opportunities and advice available at believe housing
Running from 7 to 12 March 2022, National Careers Week is a celebration of careers guidance and resources available for people across the UK.
At believe housing, we are always on the lookout for great people to join our team.
We have a variety of job opportunities at believe housing. We have front-facing positions working with customers in our neighbourhoods or taking calls to help customers, roles in the Development Team which works on our new-build housing programme and back-office roles in finance, marketing and communications and IT, to name a few.
We also offer a range of benefits and rewards, including:
- 31 – 33 days of annual leave pro rata,
- Agile working to create a great work-life balance,
- An excellent pension scheme with 16% employer contribution,
- Up to four days paid volunteering leave each year.
Kate Abson started her believe housing career as an apprentice and progressed to become our Director of Development. Kate said: “There are so many advantages to starting a career with believe housing. Not only do you learn and earn, but you also get career development opportunities and a great range of benefits.”
For more information about believe housing’s opportunities please visit our vacancies page to view the job openings we’re currently recruiting for.
Need a little more help with your job search?
believe housing’s Employability Team helps customers find a career that is right for them. The team works with customers on a one-to-one basis and helps with:
- job searching
- digital support
- creating a CV or covering letter
- completing job applications
- researching job opportunities
Support from the team is available for everyone, whether you’re looking to re-enter employment or you’re in a job and looking to advance your career prospects.
As part of National Careers Week, our Employability Coordinators will be attending careers events at New College Durham, and Bishop Auckland College on Tuesday, 8 March from 10am, to chat with students and the public about our employability support, and career opportunities.
To find out more about believe housing’s Employability Team, head over to the employability and learning page on our website.
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