Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Council Owned Housing Company
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  • Contact
    • Castle House, Great North Road, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 1BY
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About Newark and Sherwood Homes

Newark and Sherwood Homes are a local landlord, property developer and provider of housing management services to Newark and Sherwood District Council and others. From five sites across the region, the organisation’s vision is simple: delivering excellent housing services.

They look to achieve this vision through providing excellent service, which is reflected through a set of core values: customer first, valuing everyone, delivering excellence, continuous improvement, value for money and sharing information.

Newark and Sherwood Homes place a great focus on being a positive place of work for its employees, offering a range of benefits in order to promote a happy and passionate working environment.

Chief Executive Rebecca Rance has been with the organisation since its inception. She is highly visible, choosing not to have her own office and working alongside members of staff at all levels on a daily basis.

What is it like to work for Newark and Sherwood Homes

The company's core values are Customers First, Valuing Everyone, Delivering Excellence, Continuous Improvement, Value for Money and Sharing Information. Senior management lead by example, lobbying government, developing innovative financial modelling and leading the set-up of an efficiency framework.
My Manager
My Manager
The High-Calibre Manager is an internal Programme that helps ensure consistency, development and excellence across managers within the company. Managers get excellent access to support, which they can specify, and could be coaching, mentoring, job shadowing, training or networking.
Agile working is enhancing staff wellbeing. With multiple bookable desks at sites across the district, staff can reduce their travel time. Other practices include Workplace Stress Risk Assessment, flexible working, workload discussions and access to free confidential counselling.

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  • Gym

    Companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Maternity

    At least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative

Company Statistics

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  • Male : Female:

    41% / 59%

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  • Earning £35,000+:



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