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Home Group is one of Britain’s biggest housing and development businesses and England’s number one provider of care and support services.



With assets in excess of £1 billion, and a £300m turnover, we’re opening doors to new opportunities for more than 70,000 people across the UK.



We’ve been operating for almost 80 years and our colleagues have a wealth of experience in all aspects of housing, enterprise and development and care and support.
  • Mark Henderson, Chief Executive

    • Mark has led Home Group since 2008. Talk to him about innovation, new and emerging policy in housing, community regeneration and care support.

      You can follow Mark on Twitter @markghenderson

  • Rachael Byrne, Executive Director, Care and Support

    • With twenty five years experience in supported housing, Rachael started her career as a night project worker and worked right the way through to Executive Director. Her fields of expertise are women in executive roles, commerciality in the care and support context, criminal justice, care and support, supported housing, providing services to an ageing population and palliative care in a housing context.

      You can follow Rachael on Twitter @byrnerae

  • Brian Ham, Executive Director of Enterprise and Development

    • Brian has more than 25 years of experience working across the public, private and not for profit sectors and in the fields of urban and regional regeneration, property development, planning and housing. He is responsible for delivering the house building strand of Home Group’s 'Housing with Care' strategy which set the target of delivering 7,000 new homes by 2018.
  • Rosie du Rose, Executive Director of Customer Service

    • Before Rosie joined Home Group she worked with large consumer organisations such as Legal & General, T-Mobile, Carphone Warehouse and O2. She is an expert in customer service and customer experience.

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