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Tenancy Sustainment Officer

  • Part time
  • £28,784 – £31,982 pro-rata
  • Leith
  • Closing 20th January 2021

  • Advertised from 8th January 2021
  • Salary dependent on skills and experience, pay award pending. 14 hours per week – work pattern to be agreed


For the past 40 years Port of Leith HA has been actively providing high quality affordable housing and promoting the ongoing regeneration of Leith and neighbouring communities in North Edinburgh. Our ambition is “to make Leith the best place to be”. We have an exciting new build programme of approximately 850 units over the next 5 years, including a Passivhaus development and 400 new homes at Granton Harbour.

We are seeking an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic Tenancy Sustainment Officer to provide advice and assistance to our customers to help them to prepare for, manage and sustain tenancies by providing a range of practical help and advice. Reporting to the team leader, you will be part of the tenancy support team of four people and will contribute to the overall effectiveness of that team.

You will use your excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills to provide an innovative, effective, efficient and responsive service to our customers and to be an active team player.

You should have a good general level of education (equivalent to Scottish Credit and Qualification Framework level 6). You should have at least 2 years’ related experience in tenancy support/sustainment.

This post is subject to Police Check Standard Disclosure.

We know that our people are our greatest asset and we’re proud to be an Investors in People Gold-accredited employer. In addition, we are listed within the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-for-Profit Organisations to Work for 2019.

We offer an excellent benefits package, in attractive, modern offices in the centre of Leith. We are also able to provide opportunities for training and development.

Application notes

A candidate information pack is available for download at:

Completed application forms should be returned to by 12 noon on Wednesday 20 January 2021. Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 25 January 2021.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer A Registered Charity No. SC027945

No agencies or CVs please