Partnership Lead

  • Position: Partnership Lead
  • Location: Oban
  • Salary: £39,000 pro rata (dependent on experience)
  • Contract: Initial period of 1 year
  • Closing Date: 2 June 2017
West Highland Housing Association Ltd, who are a member of the Link Group, have an exciting and challenging opportunity for someone with a professional housing background.

Argyll and Bute Council have recently approved the Master Plan for Dunbeg in the Oban area, and within the next 3 years Link Group are delivering over 300 houses – these homes will be managed by West Highland Housing Association.

The new post of Partnership Lead is designed to create and develop local partnerships with strategic agencies including Argyll and Bute Council, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and Health and Social Care.  In addition the post will also work with local businesses, community councils and other representative bodies ensuring that local people are at the heart of this sizeable housing development.

One of the key outputs of the post is to masterplan the housing demand for Oban, Lorn and the Isles for the next 5 years.

The post will be based in Oban in WHHA’s office and will be 21 hours per week and initially for a period of one year.

Application packs can be requested by phoning the office on 01631 566451 or emailing oriana@westhighlandha.co.uk.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 2nd June 2017.