Latest Blog Posts from Ocean Edge

Crafting an Effective Supporting Statement for Job Applications

In the realm of job applications, the significance of a well-crafted supporting statement cannot be overstated. Unlike traditional cover letters, some applications require a dedicated supporting statement to compliment your CV or Resume, where you are tasked with detailing the skills, experiences, and qualities that highlight your suitability for the role. This supporting statement holds […]

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Recruitment expertise on a budget

At Ocean Edge we’re well known in the housing sector for our spot-on executive search, but we wanted to offer our expertise to those clients who simply don’t have the budget or the need for a full search and headhunt. That’s why we’ve launched a new ‘lighter’ service offering clients with our expertise in advertising […]

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Quarter of a million social housing properties affected by damp and mould

Tighter regulation of RPs with a specific focus on tackling damp and mould issues is impacting the social housing industry as a whole. It follows the tragic death of Awaab Ishak in Rochdale in 2020, and the subsequent call by the government for tighter regulations and a concerted effort to tackle this health issue. Earlier […]

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Can for-profit providers rescue affordable housing?

Research by Savills last year predicted the “for profit” sector will grow seven-fold in just the next five years. However there are lingering doubts among some as to the appropriateness of bringing in profit-making companies to a sector traditionally populated by charitable organisations. So, with bulging housing waiting lists showing the desperate need to increase affordable housing […]

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