Senior Housing Officer

  • Position: Senior Housing Officer
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary: £36,634-£40,705
  • Hours: 35 per week
  • Grade: Grade 8
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 19 October 2018
“To make Leith the best place to be”

Senior Housing Officer
Grade 8: £36,634 - £40,705 (dependent on skills and experience)
35 hours per week (Monday – Friday)

We are seeking an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic Senior Housing Officer to provide leadership and management to our housing management team and to provide a generic housing and estate management service to our tenants and sharing owners. Reporting to our housing manager, you will be required to supervise and manage the performance of a team of housing officers and assistant housing officers and to contribute to the overall effectiveness of the housing management team.

You will use your excellent communication, interpersonal, management and customer service skills to provide an innovative, effective, efficient and responsive service to our customers; to be an active team player and to manage and motivate staff to perform at their best. 

You should have PGDip Housing Studies qualification or equivalent.  You should have at least 5 years’ related experience in housing management and 3 years in a supervisory role. 

This post is subject to Police Check Standard Disclosure.

Completed application forms should be returned to


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 19 October 2018.

Interviews will be held during on Thursday 01 and Friday 02 November 2018.