Spire View Housing Association (SVHA) is a community-based housing association with a wider remit to enable the regeneration of the Roystonhill area. In 2019, we opened the Roystonhill Community Hub, which currently has approximately 2,000 people using it on a monthly basis and is host to a variety of activities and services.
This project is a partnership between Spire View, Copperworks and Blochairn Housing Associations and is available to all households, regardless of tenure. The role will ensure that support is available for the Royston community most vulnerable to the growing impact of energy consumption and fuel prices.
The Energy Advisor, with the support of two Energy Support Assistants ( 1FTE) will provide a service that enables people to access support through a variety of methods, including: community drop-ins, household support and advice, small scale interventions and participation in workshops. We are looking for a new team member to establish and lead this programme. You will be based within the Roystonhill Community Hub (roystonhillcommunityhub.org.uk) and develop and deliver the Royston Community Energy Service which aims to reduce fuel poverty through embedding energy efficiency advice, support and advocacy within our wider community support services. This service will complement wider community staff based within the Hub, these include a Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer Assistant and a Digital Engagement Officer
This is a full-time post (35 hours per week) and may include evening and weekend work.
This post is funded through the Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme until 31st August 2024
A basic disclosure will be required for the successful candidate.
All CV’s should be submitted by e-mail to email@example.com and you will receive an email confirming receipt.
Closing date for applications Friday 30th September @ 12noon
Interviews: Tuesday 4th October
Spire View Housing Association is a Disability Confident Employer