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What We Do

Onward Homes is one of the largest registered providers of social housing in the North West, with 35,000 properties across the region.

We believe that everyone deserves a place to call their own, which is why we’re committed to building 400 new homes each year. We do more than just provide a roof over our customers’ heads, we’re here to make a real difference.

We offer help and support to vulnerable people facing a range of challenges, and create strong and vibrant communities that our customers can be proud to be a part of.

Why join Onward?

In addition to creating positive spaces for our customers we continuously strive to create a positive and progressive workspace to enable our colleagues to achieve their full potential

As well as a competitive salary and a generous annual leave entitlement, we offer a range of benefits for a rewarding career including a health cash plan, pension scheme and personal development.

Our Vision and Values

At Onward our vision is:

To make a positive difference in the communities we serve

To help us achieve our vision we live by the following values.


Fit For Purpose




At Onward we live and breathe these values. As a potential recruit you will see our values embedded into our recruitment process, ensuring that any new starters joining Onward embody these values to achieve our vision and enable Onward to be the best housing provider that we can be.

Diversity and Inclusion

Onward are a Disability Confident Employer and we are committed to creating a movement of change, to think differently about disability and take action to improve how we recruit, retain and develop people with disabilities. Being a Disability Confident employer is a unique opportunity to discover new talent and ensure that we have a diverse and inclusive workforce across Onward, enabling us to deliver exceptional service to our customers. This also means that we are able to offer all disabled candidates who meet the essential requirements of our roles a guaranteed interview.

As a Silver Award Winner of the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme, Onward acknowledge and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect in the communities, economy and society they serve with their lives. We encourage applications from our armed forces community and are privileged to employ members of the community. We welcome the experience and knowledge that our armed forces colleagues bring to Onward and proudly support those who serve.

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