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Community Engagement Officer

  • Full time
  • £33,642 – £36,941
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 4th August 2021


  • Advertised from 15th July 2021
  • EVH Grade 7 - £33,642 - £36,941.

Role

Govan Housing Association is a community focused Registered Social Landlord based in Govan, Glasgow. The Association itself possesses a rich history and one of development and innovation. Founded in 1971, the Association was the first community based housing provider, leading the way for social housing provision in Scotland. After 50 years of operating in the housing sector, the Association now manages approximately 1,600 socially rented properties and over 600 factored properties as well as taking an active role in the regeneration of the area and continuing to improve the quality of life of residents.

We are going through a period of exciting change and have an ambitious vision for the future. We have restructured our business to allow us to focus on our future plans and are seeking the right people to help us achieve this.

We are seeking to employ an experienced and community focused individual to work collaboratively with the community to enable customers and communities to influence services in the local area.

The successful candidate will work with local communities and groups to identify priorities and ways of addressing locally expressed needs to assist in improving the quality of life of customers and the wider community

You will have experience of working with customers, partners and community groups within the public sector and have strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to network and build relationships with key stakeholders.

The post will include some evening/weekend working.

Application notes

To apply, please email recruitment@govanha.org.uk to request an application pack or alternatively contact Corporate Services Department, on 0141 440 0308.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 4 August 2021 and interviews will be held on Wednesday 11 August 2021. If you are being called for interview we will contact you by telephone or email on or before Friday 6 August 2021.