New Charter Group is a social landlord owning over 19,500 homes. We have a turnover of £100 million and a workforce of around 800 people.
The New Charter Building Company provides a property repair, maintenance and improvement service working with a range of external partners and covering the whole of the North West, employing over 200 people and achieving a turnover of £34 million.
We are a Sunday Times Best 100 Company, achieving 34th place in the Not-for-Profit list in 2016. Our customer satisfaction ratings are among the best in the country.
Our vision is to provide ‘Great Homes, Great Neighbourhoods and Great People’. We believe that children and young people in Tameside should have outstanding schools to increase opportunities and achievement to further its vision.
We have invested over £3.5m into an endowment for education in the borough and support our schools’ activities financially in other ways too – but our commitment is more than just financial. We also offer our time and expertise, supporting curriculum enrichment in sport, music and culture in addition to professional business expertise. Our network of partners further enhance the academy experience for pupils – and for staff.