Sovereign Housing
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A job that makes you smile too

Current vacancies

Looking for a new place to call work?

We're a business with a strong commercial brain and a beating social heart. A place where people can bring their whole selves to work, and experience a whole world of opportunity. 

Passionate about creating a great employee experience, we want the best people to come and work for us – and stay. We're committed to rewarding and celebrating the great contributions our people make, and to building an environment where employees are engaged, valued and excited about what they do. 

We're also in the midst of a transformation rethinking how we deliver our services in a modern, connected world.

There's never been a more exciting time to join us. 


Here's what we're most proud of in the last year:

  • We've introduced a new flexible benefits platform and a spotlight recognition scheme for our people 

  • We've recruited even more women into our trades teams (3% of workforce compared to 1% national average)

  • We've handed over the keys to 3720 new customers

  • We've built 1543 new homes

  • We've helped 230 people into work or better work

  • We've run 143 community projects

  • We've helped 12,000 customers interact with us digitally and at a time that suits them, via MySovereign

  • We've made great progress finding 7 new, modern hubs for our employees (with the first one opening in Basingstoke in 2020)

Our benefits

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We'll match your pension contributions on a 1:1 basis up to 12% of your salary. We offer life cover at 4x your annual salary if you're enrolled in a pension.

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You'll receive 25 days a year + bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time) with an extra day every year (up to 30 days). You can also buy and sell up to five days' holiday.

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If you've been with us for the allocated time, you'll receive 3 months' full and 3 months' half maternity pay. We offer two weeks' paid leave as paternity pay.

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Life and health

We offer optional dental insurance, private medical insurance and critical illness cover. You can also benefit from gym and wellbeing discounts to help you stay in shape.

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Flexible working

We're committed to giving people flexibility and offer flexible working as widely as possible. We invest in technology so we can offer a great service wherever we work.


And even more...

Enjoy discounted shopping, paid subscriptions and a cycling scheme, as well as £450 towards extra benefits of your choice. Read more about everything we offer

I wouldn't trade it

Working with us comes with lots of benefits and opportunities. But what does it feel like to work here? We'll let our people do the talking.

Tell me more

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"I've always felt that my skills, experience and aspirations are valued."

Sam, Head of Customer Digital Technologies

A career not a job

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"To everyone thinking about it: don't doubt yourself. If I can do it, you can do it too!"

Millie, Carpenter

Apprentices and trainees

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Work that works for everyone

We embrace diversity in the workplace so that our people bring different ideas, innovation and creativity to what we do.

Be the difference

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