Housing Assistant

  • Position: Housing Assistant
  • Location: Drumchapel
  • Salary: £23,904 - £26,556
  • Hours: 35 hour per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 5
  • Contract: Fixed term until 30 September 2019
  • Closing Date: 28 September 2018
Housing Assistant
Drumchapel, Glasgow
Fixed term to 30 September 2019
£23,904 to £26,556 (EVH Grade 5 – PA13 to PA16)
35 hours per week, flexible working hours, SHAPS defined contribution pension scheme, 25 days’ annual leave and 15 days’ public holiday (pro rated)

Cernach Housing Association is a successful and well performing registered social landlord with an annual turnover of £3.6 million. We own and manage 800 homes in Drumchapel, Glasgow and provide a factoring service for 135 homeowners and 19 sharing owners.

We are trialing a new structure within the housing management team between now and the end of September 2019 and, as part of this, we are looking to recruit a highly motivated, committed and experienced individual to join our staff team as a Housing Assistant.

You should have a track record of working in, or be able to show a firm commitment to, the registered social landlord sector.  Whilst you will have the support of an excellent and experienced team, you should be able to work with minimum supervision and on your own initiative to achieve personal and corporate objectives.  You should possess strong interpersonal and ICT skills and be familiar with MS Office.  Possession of a further or higher educational qualification in a discipline relevant to the post or equivalent would be an advantage.

Applicants should note that, due to the nature of this post, some limited evening and weekend work may be required.

If you feel you meet the requirements of the post, please download an application pack above, email Cernach@evh.org.uk or telephone 0141 352 7445.  Please note that CVs will not be accepted.


The closing date for completed applications is Monday 1 October 2018 at 12.00noon and we plan to hold interviews on Tuesday 9 October 2018.


Disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria outlined in the person specification will be granted an interview if they opt to participate in the job interview guarantee scheme.

The Association is an equal opportunity employer and is recognised as an Investor in People Platinum employer.

Please note that this post is subject to a Basic Disclosure under the PVG Scheme in Scotland.

Cernach Housing Association is a recognised Scottish Charity – SCO36607.