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We believe that recruiting passionate, motivated and dedicated employees is key to delivering excellent services. We’re committed to investing time and resources to support our employees to reach their potential.

Eastlight Community Homes

On 1 July 2020, Greenfields Community Housing and Colne Housing merged to form Eastlight Community Homes.

This page will remain live and any vacancies for Eastlight Community Homes will be posted here.

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We are committed to employing a workforce that reflects the community we serve, and particularly welcome applications from minority groups and those with disabilities.

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Current vacancies

Digital Communications Officer

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Newly formed Eastlight Community Homes is a non-profit social housing provider with 12,000 homes in Essex and Suffolk. We are the largest Community Gateway organisation in England. Our customers are at the heart of engagement. We are committed to communities. Eastlight was formed in July 2020 following the merger of Essex-based Greenfields Community Housing and Colne Housing. Our combined strengths created a vibrant, innovative organisation. We aim to play a key role in recovery through the pandemic and helping to fix the housing crisis in the East of England. You will be part of a small Communications Team with a big voice which consistently punches above its weight. There is certainly always a lot to shout about! Our offices are in Braintree and Colchester in Essex. You will work remotely to begin with and we truly embrace agile working. Geography is never a barrier to having the best person in post


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We are determined to provide an exceptional service to all our customers. As a Scheme Cleaner you will achieve and maintain cleanliness to the required standard within our older persons living schemes across the Braintree District.

Procurement Assistant

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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for someone to support and work collaboratively with the Procurement Manager to ensure that all procurement activities add value to the business, while complying with relevant internal and external regulations.

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