The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) has granted Opendoor Homes registered provider (RP) status at its 7th March committee meeting. The decision heralds the start of an ambitious new build programme to deliver an initial 320 homes for affordable rent for Barnet residents. These new homes will be owned and managed by Opendoor Homes, a [...]
Our partners, the Colindale Communities Trust (CCT) have an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial, hands-on, imaginative and highly resourceful CEO to grow the organisation and steer their strategic direction towards fully meeting the needs of current and future communities in Colindale. Working closely with the Chair and other Trustees the CEO will be responsible for [...]
The Barnet Group would like to wish all our customers and partners a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! To say thank you for all the support you've given us over the past 12 months, we've made this short video card.
The week of the 28th November has been a celebratory one at The Barnet Group, as we celebrate our colleagues who have made a significant difference to the lives of our customers. We hope you enjoy reading about our worthy winners, and the reason's why they picked up their awards. Jacqui Doneo - Your Choice [...]
Staff across The Barnet Group participated in a day of awareness raising for World AIDS Day on Thursday 1st December 2016. Over £100 was raised by staff, who showed their support by wearing read ribbons in the run-up and throughout the day. The proceeds of the collection will be donated to the National AIDS Trust.
The Worshipful the Mayor, Councillor David Longstaff, accompanied by the Mayoress his partner Ms Gillian Griffiths, performed a ribbon cutting ceremony at Rosa Morison on 28 July 2016 and declared the new sensory garden officially open. The Chair of The Barnet Group, Terry Rogers, welcomed the Mayor and thanked him for attending. Rosa Morison is [...]
The Barnet Welfare Reform Taskforce celebrates their third birthday today. The partnership working group, which brings together advisers from Barnet Homes, the London Borough of Barnet, Future Path and the Department for Work and Pensions has supported a total of 2,084 cases during the three-year period. Out of these cases: 744 have found work 235 [...]
The Barnet Group is now recruiting for Housing Management and Social Care 2016-17 apprentices. There are eight apprenticeship vacancies within The Barnet Group (Barnet Homes & Your Choice Barnet) Our apprenticeships are open to anyone that lives in Barnet. We are particularly keen to receive applications from Barnet Homes residents. You can start an apprenticeship with little [...]
Barnet Homes' 2015 Annual Review is now available for download. Click here to get your copy.
A pilot project set up to create opportunities and employment prospects in Burnt Oak will collect an award from the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) this week, recognising their excellence in cross-organisational working. The DWP recently announced that the Burnt Oak Opportunity Support Team (BOOST) won the London and Home Counties One Service Network [...]