About Us

Work with Us

PlaceShapers has been described as a ‘lean giant.’ We are a tiny core team supported by an enthusiastic and involved board. Run by members for members we also benefit from the assistance of specialist networks within the network. We put place-shaping at the heart of decision-making to improve lives and communities.


Current Opportunities 

Communications Lead

We are looking for a passionate, collaborative expert to lead our communications.

You will lead our communications network of brilliant communications professionals from across the country.
You will lead all of our communications from member communications to media and social media and using communications to grow our external impact.
You will help us tell our stories with greater impact.
You be part of a small but passionate team and help us all up skill on our communications.

What we are looking for

A skilled communications professional with significant expertise in delivering communications strategies and plans, ideally in social purpose organisation.

Working knowledge of the social housing sector would be desirable, but not essential. We want someone who shares our passion for place, community and the vital role social landlords play

Finally, we’re looking for someone with energy and ideas to help us tell our stories in an even better, more impactful way

If this sounds like you, please send your CV and a covering statement which shows how you meet our person specification to rachael.orr@placeshapers.org by 12 noon on Tuesday 19th April. Please ensure your CV and statement are no more than two sides of A4 each.

Interviews will take place in person, either in Peterborough or London on the afternoon of Thursday 28th April.