Area Team Leader (Kilmarnock Office )

  • Position: Area Team Leader (Kilmarnock Office)
  • Location: Kilmarnock
  • Salary: £40,234 - £43,530
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 8
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 29 October 2021

Cunninghame Housing Association is the first Housing Association in Scotland (with more than 50 employees) to be awarded Investors in People Platinum, Investors in Young People Gold Accreditation, and Investors in People Health & Wellbeing Good Practice Award.  We have more than 3000 properties in North and East Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway and an ambitious development programme of more than 1000 units over the next 5 years.  We aim to achieve excellence in service delivery to our customers and we are now seeking to recruit a highly motivated individual to join our Housing and Property Services Department in East Ayrshire.

Reporting to the Housing Services Manager, you will be a highly motivated leader and team player with a positive attitude and excellent skills in communication and customer care.  The main remit of the role is to effectively plan, co-ordinate and supervise the Area Team staff workload to ensure that the team delivers a consistent, effective, and high-quality service to our tenants and residents within its area of operation.

You will be responsible for leading and co-ordinating the activities of the East Ayrshire Housing Area Team. Ideally possessing a recognised housing qualification, you will ensure that the team functions in an efficient and effective manner and achieves excellence in service delivery and continuous improvement in all aspects of estate and tenancy management (including allocations, lettings, rent arrears, void control and repairs and maintenance).

The Housing & Property Services department is customer focused with challenging targets.  Given the nature of this role we would expect the successful candidate to have appropriate experience and a proven track record of producing results within a similar demanding work environment. A driving licence and access to your own transport is essential for the post.

Working at Cunninghame will provide you with the opportunity to develop with the Organisation within a dynamic, customer-facing work environment.  You will be rewarded with excellent working conditions including 25 days annual leave and 15 days public holidays per year, access to a Company Pension Scheme and membership of the Company Health Plan.  Successful applicants will undergo a Disclosure Check (expense met by employer).

If you are interested in applying for this post, call Emma McIsaac on 01294 608 164 or email for an application package.  Application forms are also available to download from our website
(CVs will not be accepted).

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on Friday 29th October 2021.

CHA is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.