23rd July 2019

Equal Housing Event – Females of the Future

One year on from her graduation and running our second Equal Housing event in October, here’s why Kam is so passionate about women in Social Housing. Written by Kam Shergill – Social Housing Recruiter Why women in leadership? Going into my final year of university last year, I knew what I wanted to focus my dissertation on, […]

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17th July 2019

Recruitment Canaries – Overcoming Hurdles

“Fantastic event. Inspirational speakers beyond the usually corporate jargon.” “Real value, from real people, for real people.” “Yet again another fantastic event with a brilliant surprise with the selection of speakers.” “Thought provoking, tangible and practical life concepts that can be used in business to improve mental and operational welbeing.” “Great to share ideas and […]

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Birmingham Recruitment blog post about Homeless Ex-Offenders

9th July 2019

Homeless Ex-Offenders: Supporting them from the outside

You never really understand the severity of homelessness until you look out for it Written by Jade – Social Housing Recruiter  The Facts During my approximate 10 minute walk from Birmingham New Street to work, I often cross at least 8 homeless people sleeping rough on the streets, but how many of us stop think what their […]

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Commercial Real Estate Service Charge Alterations

1st July 2019

All About RICS Service Charge Alterations

How have the mandatory service charge alterations affected you since the 1st of April?  Will it lead to businesses being less profitable after old leases run their course and new ones are negotiated? Or will companies just raise their rents to subsidise the loss of income on service charges? Is this even something that will […]

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26th June 2019

Equal Housing: Tackling A Diversity Issue

Equal Housing The Social Housing team at Niyaa People are just about to launch the second Equal Housing event to be held in October. Before that, we wanted to reflect on the inaugural event which took place in February. Equal Housing was created to facilitate conversations around topics and issues that are already going on within our Housing […]

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6th June 2019

From Copper to Supported Housing Recruiter

Jade Wright is our Supported Housing recruiter within the Social Housing division, she now supports Housing Associations and Charities to support and look after our communities, but like most in recruitment, that wasn’t always the case. This is Jades story about how she went from being a ‘bobby on the beat’ to beating the competition. “When you were a child, […]

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Recruitment Canaries

11th April 2019

Recruitment Canaries ‘What do Leaders Really do’ Event

Who are the Recruitment Canaries? The recruitment industry is often seen to be very competitive, with agencies jostling over clients and unwilling to share successes and insights with one another. In fact, if you search ‘Cross collaboration recruitment agencies’ online, you’ll find next to nothing! However, the Recruitment Canaries are bucking the trend on this. In 2018, […]

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Chan Kataria

31st January 2019

Equal Housing – A Discussion with Chan Kataria

Welcome to the final blog post before the Equal Housing event on 07.02.18, we’ll have follow-up posts from the other speakers, but this week we speak to Chan Kataria about his views on Housing. Chan Kataria is the Group Chief Executive of EMH Group, a housing and care group with a turnover of over £100m, over […]

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Chantelle Miller

9th January 2019

Equal Housing – A Conversation with Chantelle Miller

With the Equal Housing event on the horizon, the third instalment of our campaign focuses on Chantelle Miller to discuss how got into Social Housing and her views on diversity. Chantelle was a NHF Future Leaders conference guest speaker 2018, an active CIH East Midlands member champion. Chantelle will also be an advisory board member […]

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Shelter Housing

19th December 2018

Transforming Lives – an Interview with Shelter

Last time, Niyaa People’s Social Housing Recruitment Manager Matthew Guest spoke to Tansy Crowley-Sweet from Castle Vale about what it’s really like to work in Social Housing. He’s now taken the opportunity to speak to Amy Mullins-Downes, Service Manager at Shelter in Birmingham about how they have created exciting initiatives to aid the homeless and […]

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“Niyaa People have been a pleasure to work with, in particular Kamran. He fully took on board our requirements and ensured that we found the right candidate for our position. I highly recommend Niyaa People and will definitely contact them for any future recruitment needs.”
Beaumont Structural Consultants
Director
Beaumont Structural Consultants