Ocean Jobs & Apprenticeships

Ocean Housing Group is a large, successful and expanding business in Cornwall, committed to social housing and local communities, offering a diverse range of activities within the four companies that make up the Ocean Group.

Our modern, purpose built headquarters are in St Austell.


If you are interested in joining one of the county’s top performing Housing Groups that has won national acclaim for its Choice Based Lettings System, Eco Homes Strategy and Housing Corporation Gold Awards winners for innovation, we want to hear from you!

Visit our Group website to view the current vacancies.

Current Job Vacancies


Ocean is committed to supporting the local community and education, through its commitment to the ‘Young Apprentice’ and ‘Apprentice’ programmes.

New recruits can join Ocean straight from school or further education, or from other companies. Careers range from construction, trades, development, housing management, administration, finance and customer services.

Apprenticeships are an excellent opportunity to establish a career with a successful local company which values its staff and is committed to developing their potential.

You will be employed by the Group and work with qualified and experienced tradespersons while also attending College for your theoretical studies to achieve your NVQ qualification.

Current Apprenticeship Vacancies

About Us

Ocean Housing Group is a large, successful and expanding social enterprise in Cornwall, with a diverse range of activities within the four companies that make up the Ocean Group and owns, manages and maintains over 4,500 residential properties throughout Cornwall.

Ocean Housing provide social and affordable housing, we believe affordable housing is not just about the buildings, but about the people who turn them into homes. Ocean’s Property Services provides high quality planned maintenance and responsive repairs services.

Gilbert & Goode is one of the largest Cornish construction companies and delivers a range of construction services from major new build projects to refurbishment and maintenance works.