About Golden Lane Housing

Castlefield Recruitment are delighted to be working in partnership with Golden Lane Housing (GLH). Golden Lane Housing works with people with a learning disability to provide supported housing around which they can build their lives. We were established as an independent registered charity by Mencap in 1998 to help tackle the immense challenges that people with a learning disability face in finding a home.

Since our inception we have invested £122.8 million transforming the lives of over 2,370 people with a wide range of needs in more than 1,200 properties across England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Each year we house over 100 people and continually find innovate ways to provide suitable housing solutions in this ever-changing society. Golden Lane Housing is rated as G1 V1 from the Regulator of Social Housing and is listed in the top 10 of Best Companies Housing’s Top 25 Associations To Work For.

We believe in a world where everyone with a learning disability or autism has opportunities to access good quality housing that meets their needs, and we want to continue to make an immense impact on the lives of our tenants. Our impressive national portfolio currently provides homes to over 2,500 people and we have big plans to do more as part of our brilliant growth trajectory.

Our people are at the forefront of delivering our ambitious plans and you will play a key role in helping us achieve our objectives to make a positive difference to the lives of so many people.
We are focused on creating a workplace that’s inclusive and diverse, we pride ourselves on being a caring, listening, honest organisation, where everyone can be their best and that’s why we’re a Mental Health Gold champion, a member of Includability and Disability Confident Committed employer.

As an equal opportunities’ employer, we strongly uphold the commitment to treating everyone with fairness and respect and therefore encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply.

Our Plan

Culture & Values

We pride ourselves on being an organisation that operates through a diverse workforce and nurtures talent. We aim for all of our employees to feel comfortable bringing their true, authentic selves to work and offer support to them throughout all stages of their lives. Championing positive wellbeing and inclusion and diversity in our workforce and the people we support and work with is at the heart of everything we do. Our values are also reflected through this. We are also proud to be recognised as a Mental Health Gold champion, a member of Includability and a Disability Confident Committed employer


          • Caring: we support our tenants and colleagues and help them to achieve goals.
          • Listening: we involve tenants in the review and design of housing services.
          • Honesty: we build trust with tenants and families with fairness.
          • Reliable: we are dependable and trusted to keep our standards and commitments.
          • Creative: we work together in many different ways for great results.


        Location:Manchester Greater Manchester
        Location:Manchester Greater Manchester

        GLH Strategic Plan / Candidate Pack

        Want to find out more about working for GLH?

        Download the strategic plan and get all the information you need to ensure this is the perfect opportunity for you.

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        Meet the Consultant

        Dave Russell

        Dave specialises in qualified accountancy recruitment & senior appointments across social housing, education, local government & central government. He prides himself on his personal approach to recruitment and is a trusted recruitment partner for a number of social enterprises & publicly funded organisations across the North and Midlands.

        Meet the Consultant

        Adam Gormley

        Adam works within the Social Housing Division at Castlefield Recruitment, covering interim, contract and permanent and retained placements across the UK.

        Meet the Consultant

        Dom Parkinson

        Dominic is currently expanding Castlefield’s Procurement and IT divisions, managing all retained, permanent, contract and interim processes for the North West, West Midlands and South West.

        How to Apply

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        Castlefield Recruitment constantly seeks to deliver a professional, honest and straightforward approach that not only offers the highest level of service, but also strives to stay at the forefront of an ever-changing market place.