We depend on our members to help shape the housing agenda and equip the profession to deliver. We are searching for enthusiastic and passionate members who share our ambition for a housing sector which is continually learning, seeking to improve and extending its influence with Government and others.

Our promise to you

We are committed to supporting every member champion to be effective in this role, as well as supporting you to develop your knowledge, skills, networks and commitment to CPD. Our offer to you will include:

  • Creating opportunities to raise your profile and expand your own professional networks
  • 'Give and gain’ days at local and national events
  • Opportunities to write blogs
  • Opportunities to develop your skills in a range of areas
  • Potential to speak at local events
  • Providing access to a number of exclusive member champion network events, plus other activities
  • Opportunities to participate in meetings of your regional or national board.

Your promise to CIH

As a member champion you will be an ambassador for CIH. Your role will include:

  • Raising the profile of CIH and membership within your own organisation and the wider sector
  • Promoting professionalism within the sector
  • Ensuring we are tapping into the ideas and priorities of you and your colleagues
  • Championing the work of CIH locally and nationally
  • Providing a channel for communication and championing best practice
  • Promoting forthcoming local and national events and other activities
  • Helping to build and expand our professional networks
  • Participating in events and other membership activities.
Member opinion panel
You can help us think about any latest developments in housing by telling us what you think through our short surveys.
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Mentoring scheme
This scheme is designed to support you to explore your career possibilities and to identify relevant development opportunities. You will get guidance from a qualified and experienced colleague from the housing sector.
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Not a member?
Gain recognition across the sector for your commitment to professionalism and playing your part in creating a housing system where everyone can have a place to call home.
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