Working for Bernicia

The Bernicia Group directly provides more than 8000 rented homes throughout the North East of England, with 6000 located in South East Northumberland, and over 2000 more within the wider Northumberland area and the Tyne and Wear conurbation. Additionally, we are building 200 new affordable homes in the next 2 years, with plans to build more in the future. We are a progressive organisation which brings with it exciting new challenges and great opportunities.

Our Head Office is based at Ashwood Business Park, Ashington in Northumberland. These modern open-plan buildings allow for a comfortable working environment where you can achieve your full potential. Our culture is that of open communication between employees at all levels.

Our trade subsidiaries, Kingston Property Services and Livingspaces provide estate agency, property and estate services to a further 11000 homeowners. Together the Group employs around 370 staff.

Our staff have  a diverse range of skills and expertise which have made and are continuing to make a real difference for our tenants and to the wider communities where we operate.

We have Investors in People Gold Standard which places us in the top 1% of accredited companies. We believe Bernicia is an exciting company to work for. It should be a mutually rewarding experience whereby you realise your own ambitions. You’ll be joining an environment where everyone is passionate about achieving good customer service and making a difference, both to yours and the wider community.

To help us achieve this we uphold our five core values in all we do:

Customer Service
Team Working

Which align to our Corporate Objectives:

Quality homes and outstanding services

Developing our business strength

The Group is fully committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and supports Positive About
Disabled People, Mindful Employee and LGBT North East initiatives. We are also currently working towards achieving the Equality Standard.



Committed to employing, keeping and developing disabled people  Providing a virtual network for LGBT people