Our Vision

BCT’s Vision for 2020 is an independent Byker Community Trust where; we have delivered on the major stock transfer promises; we ensure tenants have a key voice and role in decision making and we maximise access for local people into employment, training, health and educational opportunities.

Our Mission

“We work for people who have a voice and influence in our business; we celebrate our diverse neighbourhood; we provide quality homes, environment and services.”

Our Values

We will do our best for Byker by being:

  • Ambitious for people and the community.
  • Energetic in our work with and for our diverse neighbourhoods.
  • Innovative in providing excellent services.
  • Open and transparent in the conduct of our business.
  • Unrelenting in our focus on positive change.

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Our Objectives

  • Fulfilling the stock transfer promises:  Completing and developing the Investment Plan.
  • Engaging, empowering and supporting residents.
  • Contributing to economic health of the neighbourhood.
  • Completing the journey to independence:  Being a first class strategic partner.
  • Growing our commissioning skills.
  • Establishing a framework and timetable for new contracts.
  • Underpinning Value for Money and the financial security of the BCT:  Securing outcomes which balance efficiency, economy and effectiveness in all we do.
  • Maintaining a clear approach to risk identification and management.
  • Ensuring we continue to have a sustainable business plan.
  • Delivering excellence:  Focusing on excellent customer service.
  • Continuing to aim for first class governance.
  • Ensuring staff are proud of their work for Byker through support for training, development and remuneration policies.