18 years and above

GCSEs grade C or above in Maths and English

A’ Level points to be equivalent to UCAS points required to undertake a degree at University (96 points equivalent to 3 C’s or above)

Customer focused attitude and behaviour

Able to drive or commitment to drive within first year of employment, at own cost


4 years – year 1 - Certificate in Higher Education, years 2,3 & 4 – BSc (Hons degree) in Housing Policy & Practice.

Work-based learning at Flagship to start in September 2018

Academic study with Salford University to start in September 2018

What’s in it for you

Practical experience in a variety of areas across the business such as property management, customer services, planning and asset management

A permanent job with Flagship on course completion

Starting salary £10,000 per annum, incremental salary scale with increases upon each successful completion each semester increasing to £22,000 on course completion

23 days’ annual leave

Eligibility for our pension scheme

The Programme is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing – a recognised and valuable seal of approval.

More detail

The Bright Futures Programme is a four-year “earn while you learn” course for 18 year olds and above who will enrol on a Certificate in Higher Education (one year) leading onto a three-year degree. A permanent job with Flagship is guaranteed when you finish.

The Programme brings together the next generation of housing employees with leaders and mentors from the industry. Two positions will be available from September 2018 where you will work across all service areas such as asset management, development, housing and research, from day one.

You will split your time between the workplace and university study. Most of the university study will be online with some attendance at university.
You will also have a dedicated Flagship mentor who will review your progress, agree objectives and provide general support.

How to apply

To apply for this role please outline why you are interested in the position, outlining the skills that you hold which will benefit you in this role.

Please send this document, which should be no longer than one A4 side, to
The closing date for applications is 30 May 2018.