Govanhill Community Development Trust promotes the social, economic and environmental regeneration of Govanhill. We do this through the provision of affordable workspaces locally and a programme of community development activity. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Govanhill Housing Association – a community controlled Registered Social Landlord operating in the Govanhill and Merrylee areas of Glasgow. The Association owns and manages 2,700 homes and provides a Factoring Service to a further 1,500 owners. It has a substantial Development, Major Repairs and Planned Maintenance Programme and delivers wider regeneration activity in partnership with Govanhill Community Development Trust.
This Scottish Government funded post is a new role which will sustain Govanhill businesses and organisations that are tenants in Govanhill Community Development Trust’s workspaces. The postholder will support the development of partnerships:
The postholder will work with wider GCDT colleagues to develop packages of support for commercial tenants. They will contribute to the development of a new marketing strategy for GCDT’s commercial property and the production of new marketing materials for GCDT workspaces. A key part of the role will be building good working relationships with tenants to ensure their needs are met and that they have maximised their connections with the local community. This is a new role which can be shaped by a creative and motivated individual. The postholder will work with a diverse array of private enterprises, social enterprises and third sector organisations in one of Scotland’s most dynamic communities.
If you share our commitment and would enjoy working within the diverse community of Govanhill, you can find further information in our application pack which can be obtained from our website govanhillha.org or contact:
GOVANHILL HOUSING ASSOCIATION, 79 Coplaw Street, Glasgow G42 7JG
Closing date: Monday 20th January 2020 at 10am
Interview date: Monday 27th January 2020
EVH conditions of service will apply.
Govanhill Housing Association and its subsidiary Govanhill Community Development Trust are committed to Equal Opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.