Current Job Vacancies 


Chief Executive

Ardwick, Manchester

£115K per annum plus benefits

Closing date – 3rd June 2024

Arawak Walton Housing Association is the largest independent black and minority ethnic (BME) Housing Association in the Northwest. Our footprint extends across Manchester, Stockport, and Trafford, where we continue to make a profound impact on the lives of our tenants. Together with our dedicated partners, we’re committed to transforming communities into welcoming multicultural hubs where everyone can thrive.

As we look ahead to the next phase of our journey, we’re searching for a compassionate and dynamic leader to join us as our Chief Executive. As our new Chief Executive, you’ll have the unique opportunity to lead with vision, drive innovation, forge strategic partnerships, and champion diversity and inclusion. Your leadership will be instrumental in propelling us towards our shared goals of empowerment and progress.

The current spotlight on our sector and the increasing expectations upon us are challenging. There is a growing and urgent need to continue to deliver more affordable housing, to urgently address the quality of existing homes, and to listen to customers and respond effectively to their needs.

We are committed to rising to these challenges, building on our track record of engagement and delivery. Our colleagues and our communities are key and the new Chief Executive will be an empowering, compassionate and collaborative strategic leader, with senior leadership experience gained within housing or a similarly complex and community-focused sector, with specific understanding of the operational aspects of the business.

You’ll bring to Arawak Walton high levels of personal and professional credibility and a successful track record in managing change and developing and nurturing a strong culture in organisations. An engaging spokesperson experienced in building strong, positive relationships with colleagues, customers and communities as well as other key local stakeholders.

For more information and details of how to apply, please click here


Housing Assistant

Ardwick, Manchester

£21,172 - £26,515 per annum (dependent on experience) 

Closing date – 28th May 2024

We are looking for a Housing Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be required to demonstrate that they can manage a busy and varied workload, meet tight deadlines, work effectively as part of a team and be committed to excellent customer service and equality, diversity and inclusion.
This is a crucial role which assists frontline housing services with administrative support including:

  • Putting together sign-up packs for new tenancies
  • Updating our in-house database and relevant spreadsheets, keeping accurate records
  • Assisting the Housing Officers with administration to prepare for court.
  • Sending out Housing Benefit letters and other paperwork
  • Responding to routine Housing enquires
  • Supporting the team with low level rent arrears
  • Assisting the Maintenance Team to gain access for gas and compliance works.

Housing Experience is not required for this role.

To find out more and to apply please visit our recruitment website