How to apply

We welcome applications from every section of the community and all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of the role will be offered an interview. 

It is important to us that all our applicants have a positive experience when applying for a vacancy at Great Places, in order to make this journey as easy as possible we have outlined some steps and frequently asked questions below.


To apply for a role view our current vacancies this will take you to a page which will enable you to search and apply for vacancies at Great Places.

Our roles are advertised on the main job boards – Total Jobs, Indeed, Guardian and Reed, in addition we may use specialised or local job boards dependent upon the nature of the role.

We also advertise and promote our roles through social media both Facebook  and Linkedin.

Yes, once you have logged in you can review the whole of the application and complete the sections in the order you like. If you log out during this process the areas completed will be saved until your return. Please retain a copy of your log in details as you will need these each time you enter our site.

If you are having problems completing the application form online or require further assistance, please contact the HR team on 0161 447 5000 or email

Yes we accept applications from our residents. If you would like support on searching for employment please visit the cEmployment and Skills page. 

If we do not currently have a vacancy within your area of interest, you can register for job alerts here

Disability confident means that we actively want to promote that we hire disabled persons at Great Places. All disabled persons who meet the essential criteria outlined in the person specification for the role will be invited to an interview.