Work with us

Do you want to make a difference?

We’re always looking for caring people to join our friendly, supportive team providing high quality, affordable housing and specialist services across Sussex.



We’re hiring! Take a look at the current job opportunities in our team.

We are proud to offer competitive pay within the local care sector that is above the Real Living Wage rate and local retail employers.

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Working with Southdown

We pride ourselves on having a hard working, diverse workforce, and a friendly and respectful culture. We know if our employees are well supported, and engaged in our mission and values, we can deliver better services.

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

We’re committed to ensuring all our employees and clients are treated equally and fairly.

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How to apply for a role

Useful advice and guidance when applying for any of our vacancies.

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Business excellence and our employer awards

We aim to be an excellent employer. Find out about some of our initiatives and awards.

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Become a Southdown Support Worker

Looking for a great role with flexibility and career prospects? If the daily 9-5 isn’t for you or you’re a parent who wants hours to fit around your family, have you considered Support Work? Whatever your circumstances, there’s a career path for you with Southdown.

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Selected Stories

A black woman wearing a green top sits at her laptop smiling at the camera

“Diversity, equality, and inclusion in any workforce is vital”

Introducing Alysha Burrell, one of Southdown’s Board Members.

A woman with blonde hair sits outside smiling at camera

“I feel 100% safe to be who I am at work”

Tia, a Deputy Manager in our Learning Disability services, shares her experiences of working at Southdown during the pandemic and the support she received during her transition as a woman.

A black man with short black hair sits at his computer in his office and looks at the camera

“People with learning disabilities are just people like everybody else”

Meet Newman, a Service Manager at one of our Supported Living Services in Brighton.