Community Support Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £28,109 – £31,232
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 25th October 2019

  • Advertised from 11th October 2019
  • Salary dependent on skills and experience. 35 hours per week.


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.

The Community Support Co-ordinator will be based within the Community Works department and deliver social, economic and physical improvements on behalf of PoLHA and in the wider North Edinburgh area. They will co-ordinate and work in partnership with local neighbourhood networks, community, voluntary and tenant groups in delivering activities and services for local communities.

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 or by post marked “Private and Confidential” to Alison Petretti, Corporate Business Co-ordinator, Port of Leith Housing Association Ltd, 108 Constitution Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6AZ by 12 noon on Friday 25 October 2019.

Interviews will be held on Friday 08 November 2019.

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

No agencies or CVs please.