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Tai Calon Community Housing

Tai Calon Community Housing

Updated November 2023.

About Tai Calon Community Housing

Company Overview
Tai Calon exists to inspire its people so that they go beyond affordable housing and are driven to create vibrant communities across Blaenau Gwent. We are the biggest social landlord in Blaenau Gwent with almost 6,000 homes and we are a non-profit organisation. Our mission of achieving 90% customer satisfaction is driven by our CALON values, promoting Creativity, Authenticity, Learning, Ownership and Not On Your Own - this reflects our promise to support tenants, their families and neighbourhoods.
Company Size 267 UK-based Employees
Tai Calon Community Housing Head Office

United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 24%
  • 2-5 years - 11%
  • 6-10 years - 21%
  • 11-15 years - 12%
  • 16-20 years - 8%
  • Over 20 years - 24%

Company Culture at Tai Calon Community Housing

The employee experience below at Tai Calon Community Housing, compared to a typical company.

76% of employees at Tai Calon Community Housing say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Tai Calon Community Housing
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” vs. a typical UK company.


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.


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


I am able to take time off from work when I think it's necessary.

Working at Tai Calon Community Housing

Drone footage of our homes within the Blaenau Gwent valley.
Our environmental team hard at work in the community.
Our Executive Team (Richard, Andrew, Howard, Elle and Martyn) at the Aneurin Bevan stones, Tredegar.
Howard Toplis, Our Chief Executive Officer.
Our Communication and Resident Services teams sat in our in-door garden area, collaborating on a project.
Plant and Share scheme, supported by our Wellbeing Team to help tenants with growing their own food.
Ethan, our Senior Customer Service advisor supporting our tenants on a community fun day within Blaenau Gwent.

Best Workplaces Lists

Great Place To Work® is proud to recognise Tai Calon Community Housing on the following Best Workplaces Lists.

Interested in a career at Tai Calon Community Housing, or just want to know more?

To discover what sets Tai Calon Community Housing apart and explore relevant career opportunities, take a look at their website.

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