Homes for Lambeth is a company wholly owned by Lambeth Council. Our aim is to build, for the council, strong and sustainable communities, and delivering high-quality homes. Our ambitious programme, which you can see on the ‘our projects’ tab, sets out our goal to maximise the number of homes provided at genuinely affordable rents.
To enable us to deliver our plans we are looking to recruit to a number of key roles in the near future, please come back to see what roles we're advertising.
Why work for HFL?
We love growing and introducing new people to the team from all backgrounds and expanding our network. We value each individual in the company as a unique addition to the team to learn from and value the skills our staff bring in from all angles. Here at HFL, we provide a wide range of benefits, which you can see outlined below. We would always work hard to ensure a happy, diverse and inclusive working environment and atmosphere for all our staff.
HFL will provide the correct equipment and PPE where required and make working conditions as comfortable as possible for employees, even during COVID-19, as at this time we have decided that staff should continue to work from home where possible, this will, however, be reviewed. For additional information, please see the Health and Safety policy here. *link*
Where do you fit in?
Homes for Lambeth have numerous different roles in different departments such as:
Development, Construction, Commercial, Project Management, Human Resources, IT, Resident Engagement, Finance, Communications and Events, Social Investment and Sales.
What kind of employees are we looking for?
We are looking for motivated and devoted individuals who have a passion for community value. We value creative and innovative individuals who are eager to help Lambeth residents feel secure, safe and happy in their homes. Each role is different, yet we all interact to create a big diverse working network, and no matter the job role you will still be a part of the process of accomplishing our visions and helping the community and our residents.
We do employ many Homes for Lambeth/ Lambeth residents. We do prioritise this criterion in the application process, however, it is not necessary to live here to qualify for the role.
At Homes for Lambeth, we recognise there are several elements that are important to our staff that supports them in carrying out their role and having a flexible benefits package is an important part of our offer.
Please click here to the benefits and rewards Homes for Lambeth provide for full-time staff.
If you wish to apply for a job at Homes for Lambeth, subject to our advertisements below, please ensure you send in your most up to date CV and a cover letter highlighting your interest for the role, with a clear subject to email@example.com
We are looking to recruit a number of apprentices across several of our departments. The apprenticeship opportunities will range from Level 2 to Level 5. Our apprenticeship programme will commence in the new year and the applications will open up later this year.
If you are interested in one of the upcoming apprentice vacancies, we are hosting a virtual workshop on Wednesday 07 October 2020 from 10 to 11am, with future workshops throughout October. These workshops will allow participants to find out more information about the roles and give an opportunity to discuss working for Homes for Lambeth and the application process. In addition, CV advice and guidance will be available upon request.
To register for the workshop or for more information please contact Eamonn Lormier, our Social Inclusion Programme Co-ordinator on 07588 659 610 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Filipa Baptista on Filipa@homesforlambeth.co.uk
Please find a downloadable copy of the flyer here.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Our first Summer Internship Programme recently came to an end. The focus of this programme was to provide opportunities to residents on the estates Homes for Lambeth will be rebuilding, particularly residents from Black, Asian, minority ethnic communities.
The interns will be working at Homes for Lambeth for 12 weeks and were paid above the London Living Wage. They supported our work in five areas:
- Resident Engagement
- Human Resources
Our next Summer Internship Programme will commence in June 2021. For more details of how to apply and the areas of our programme they will focus on, visit back here in Spring 2021. In the meantime, you can read about the experiences from our 2020 interns here.