Cassiltoun Housing Association
Cassiltoun Housing Association

Charity registered in Scotland SC035544

We aim to enhance the quality of life of our clients and to regenerate and sustain our community through housing-led and resident controlled initiatives.

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Volunteer Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,380 – £24,162
  • Castlemilk, Glasgow
  • Closing 21st October 2020

Cassiltoun are committed to regenerating our community not only through first class housing and environmental services but by our wider regeneration work which includes activities such as welfare advice, employability and training, Castlemilk Park, children’s projects and community health projects. We also work closely with our subsidiary companies and in partnership with other organisations and agencies.

Cassiltoun Housing Association are looking to recruit an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic individual for an opportunity which has arisen in our Communities Team.

You are required to have an understanding and experience of volunteer development, be passionate about an asset-based approach, meaningful participation and ensuring projects are community-led. As a varied role, you will utilise the training offered to fill any gaps in your skillset and be responsible for your own learning and development. You will be comfortable in a range of environments, including; outdoors, professional meetings, groups, busy events, and with all age groups. You are required to have experience in collating information, producing it in a written format, and are able and enthusiastic to learn multiple creative formats. You will work with the Community Team to ensure Castlemilk Park flourishes as a local greenspace and site for upskilling and community learning, co-design opportunities in response to aspirations, and ensure that the voices of our tenants and residents are at the heart of what is delivered across the Cassiltoun Group. Working in a fast-paced environment you will be energised by the range of diverse projects we deliver and be involved in all stages of ongoing project development and delivery. An innovative thinker, you will be creative in your delivery and consistently encourage involvement and participation.