Matt Baird

Social Housing Expert

Matt has specialised in recruiting for and supporting the Social Housing sector across the UK for multiple firms and businesses. Aiding registered social landlords, local authorities, charities, developers and investment businesses, Matt has always understood the importance of the relationship between social purpose and commerciality.

Supporting businesses aiding the homeless, the elderly, young people leaving care, anyone with mental health needs or learning difficulties, Matt genuinely cares about the businesses he supports because of the value they give back. From front line customer service, maintenance and teams of assistants through to Heads and Directors of Services, Project Managers and niche specialisms, Matt will ensure he delivers on what individual clients needs are at every turn.

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Companies that choose Matt

Below are just a small collection of companies that have trusted Matt Baird when it comes to recruiting for social housing

What Matt's clients think

"Matt is fantastic to work with. He is very professional and passionate about his work and also incredibly knowledgeable about affordable housing and management/leadership. He is innovative in his approach and always keen to learn and facilitate networking opportunities, for example by organising round table events. I would definitely recommend Matt to anyone looking for work themselves or needing support with recruitment."

Bournville Village Trust

"Matthew is passionate and dedicated to finding he bestcandidates, helping us to find some great temporary placements. Always professional, he is also a pleasure to deal with and takes the time to understand your business."

Bournville Village Trust
Director of Communities

"I was a client of Matt when we were both in previous roles, hewas instrumental in helping source a number of positions inhousing including Former tenant arrears and supported housing. He was always keen to help, gave insight into the market and was aware of many of the strategic challenges facing the sector. A pleasure to work with."

Head of Housing & Support Services

Types of Roles Matt Recruits

Operations Manager

North East


Head of Housing



Development Manager



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How do clients and candidates benefit from partnering with District4 members?

Our members have a voice in their specialist sector. They are trusted recruiters who are able to choose who they works with and build genuine partnerships. They have years of experience behind them and can collaborate with other specialists in the community where needed. They have more time to dedicate to you and can spend 100% of their time recruiting because they are free from agency life yet are fully supported from a back office perspective.

Do you want to become a part of our community?

Ready to do things your own way, on your terms, and focus on what you do best, with a genuine community behind you?

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