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Updated December 2023.
Employees say this is a great place to work*

About BPHA

Company Overview
bpha is a leading Housing Association located in the Oxford to Cambridge Arc. It is committed to providing high quality, value for money services, whilst developing new affordable homes. bpha owns or manages over 19,500 homes and employs c500 people.
Company Size 495 UK-based Employees
BPHA Head Office
United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 35%
  • 2-5 years - 29%
  • 6-10 years - 19%
  • 11-15 years - 7%
  • 16-20 years - 5%
  • Over 20 years - 4%

Company Culture at BPHA

The employee experience below at BPHA, compared to a typical company.

69% of employees at BPHA say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” Source: Great Place To Work® 2021 Global Employee Engagement Study.


This is a physically safe place to work.


When you join the company, you are made to feel welcome.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their race.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sex.

Working at BPHA

Our new Chief Executive Officer - Richard Hill - who joined in April 2023.
Five colleagues volunteering by gardening at a local school. Three directorates and four teams working collaboratively.
One of our Community Engagement Officers opening a new hub for local communities at Queens Park in Bedford in May 2023.
A team meeting - one of the many ways we communicate at bpha. The Customer Complaints Team.
Six colleagues recognised for hitting big milestones between 10 and 30 years' at our Long Service awards in April 2023.
Two colleagues packaging food parcels for donations at our local food bank in February 2023.
The launch of our new Engagement Ambassador Network in June 2023.
Working at BPHA
In House Maintenance Service Operatives - September 2022
Long-Service Awards - September 2022
CEO Kevin Bolt - April 2022
Community Engagement Team Meeting - October 2022
Customer and Services Conference - May 2022
Nicole and Terry, volunteering at The Higgins Trust - October 2022

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