Hillcrest Homes
Hillcrest Homes

Charity registered in Scotland SC006809

The Hillcrest Group is one of the largest and most diverse Housing Associations in Scotland, operating throughout Tayside, Angus, Edinburgh and Fife. We take pride in the excellent service we provide to our customers.


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Health Safety & Sustainability Advisor

  • Full time
  • £31,636 – £35,702
  • Dundee
  • Closing 21st April 2021

The Service

The Health, Safety and Sustainability Team work across all companies within Hillcrest providing support, advice and guidance on all matters pertaining to health, safety and environmental management.

The Role

This position is a pivotal role in the business, helping to support the growth of a positive and dynamic health, safety and environmental culture. The post holder will maintain open communication with key stakeholders to support company objectives and provide solution focussed advice to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation and regulations across Hillcrest.

You Will

  • Have a minimum of NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent
  • Have a proven track record of health, safety and environmental management working in a multi site environment
  • Have previous experience of undertaking comprehensive audits and risk assessments; delivering training and report writing from a health, safety and environmental perspective
  • Be skilled in gathering data for analysis of HSE related trends
  • Have excellent communication skills with the ability to build strong customer and team relationships
  • Have an action orientated approach, applying a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm to all aspects of work
  • Participate in environmental management activities and act as a role model for best practice in this area

Company Benefits

  • Disclosure costs paid in full
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Free core training provided on site
  • Savings Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-being Package
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme
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Payroll Team Leader

  • Full time
  • £31,636 – £35,702
  • Dundee
  • Closing 18th May 2021

As part of the Finance Department, the Payroll Team works across all companies within Hillcrest. The team ensures that the business delivers an effective payroll function across the organisation and ensures that all processes and payments are compliant with relevant payroll legislation and service level agreements.

The Role

As Payroll Team Leader, you will:

  • Oversee the payroll function of Hillcrest and ensure that work is completed in an accurate and timely manner, in line with relevant legal and regulatory requirements;
  • Support and assist the Finance Co-ordinators with preparation of all input data for entry into the payroll system and calculation of monthly salaries in line with procedures;
  • Provide Business Reporting to Senior Managers, the Board and external agencies.

You Will

  • Have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills;
  • Have proven experience of working on large payrolls and be able to demonstrate knowledge of relevant and current payroll legislation;
  • Be a proven self-starter, with the ability to work to deadlines and under pressure;
  • Work co-operatively and collaborate with colleagues from all teams, to successfully deliver services and outcomes;
  • Be qualified (or willing to work towards a qualification) to SCQF Level 8 in a relevant subject.

Company Benefits

  • Disclosure costs paid in full
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Free core training provided on site
  • Savings and Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-being Package
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme
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Support Worker (Female Only)*

  • Full time
  • Sessional
  • Queen Mary Avenue, Glasgow
  • Closing 6th August 2021

The Service

Queen Mary Avenue provides 24 hours a day, 7 days a week residential support to 8 female individuals who have a variety of support needs including mental health and addiction issues. All individuals have previously been homeless or have been threatened with homelessness.

As Support Worker, you will:

  • Work with individuals to build positive relationships to assist them to tackle the issues that led to their homelessness;
  • Provide support for individuals focused on recovery, daily living skills and moving into their own tenancies;
  • Crisis intervention will be required due to the complex nature of the client group.

You Will

  • Be confident in dealing with a homeless client group and have compassion and understanding for the issues homeless people face;
  • Hold an SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or have the willingness to undertake study to achieve;
  • Be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post.

*Please Note - this post is exempt under section 7 of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, therefore only female candidates will be considered.

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Communications & Media Assistant (maternity cover)

  • Full time
  • £23,331 – £24,725
  • Explorer Road, Dundee
  • Closing 27th August 2021

The Service

Providing innovative communications solutions to a diverse organisation means that no two days are ever the same in the team.

The aim of the Communications and Media Team is to support Hillcrest to communicate in the best way it can which includes both internal and external customers.

The Role

As a Communications and Media Assistant you will:

· Be creative with excellent design skills;

· Have great ideas on how to communicate innovatively;

· Have an attention to detail that ensures a busy workload is manageable;

· Focus on designing and editing print and digital materials;

· Produce promotional films and photography;

· Manage the company’s website and intranet.

You Will

· Have experience creating high quality photography and video material;

· Have excellent IT skills including Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat Professional desktop publishing software and PDF writer software;

· Be a competent user of social media and social media management systems

· Be a self-starter with the ability to work to deadlines under pressure.

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Top job! Housing Operations Manager

  • Full time
  • £49,536 – £57,369
  • Dundee
  • Closing 24th June 2022

The Service

Hillcrest is an award winning Registered Social Landlord providing homes across North East Scotland. Named as the third largest developer of social housing in the UK in 2020/21, a further 1400 homes will be completed over the next three years. The housing team helps ensure that tenants enjoy safe, affordable and sustainable homes to live and flourish in.

The Role

We have fabulous job opportunity for you to join Hillcrest to lead our team of highly experienced and motivated Area Managers. This is a superb role for an individual with a genuine passion to deliver excellent customer service, to challenge targets, and to aim high.

You’ll support and empower your team to deliver an excellent service for our tenants and make it a great place to work for our colleagues.

You Will

Be an established confident and dynamic leader with a track record of delivering continuous improvement, operational efficiency and managing change

Have extensive and demonstrable experience in managing service delivery in housing or a similar industry

Have excellent communication, organisation and interpersonal skills

Motivate teams to perform at their best

Be able to work collaboratively to achieve results

Company Benefits

Pension Scheme

Flexible Working Patterns

Generous Mileage Allowance

Generous Holiday Entitlement

Comprehensive Health and Well-being package

Free access to online discounts for well known retailers

Death in Service Benefit

Cycle to Work Scheme (great savings from 25% - 39% on bikes and accessories)

Tech Scheme (great savings of up to 12% on computers and laptops)

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