Housing Officer

  • Position: Housing Officer
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £33,642 - £36,941
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 7
  • Contract: Fixed term until January 2023
  • Closing Date: 3 December 2021

35 hours per week, flexible working hours, SHAPS defined contribution pension scheme, 25 days’ annual leave and 15 days’ public holiday per annum

Cernach Housing Association is a successful and well performing community-based registered social landlord (RSL) operating in the Drumchapel area in North West Glasgow since 1991.  We own 877 homes and we provide a management service to 17 sharing owners and 140 homeowners.  We act as community anchor organisation for Drumchapel.  Our turnover is £4.47 million, a major part of which comes from rental income.

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated, committed and experienced individual to join our staff team as a Housing Officer.

You will have a track record of working in, or be able to show a firm commitment to, the registered social landlord sector.  You will have the support of an excellent and experienced team.  You should be able to work on your own initiative whilst coordinating tasks for those staff you line manage.  You will have the motivation to achieve personal and corporate objectives.   You will take responsibility for organising your own workload and managing competing priorities.   Have the desire to make a difference to our organisation.

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, an application pack is available opposite or alternatively please email Recruitment@evh.org.uk

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

The closing date for completed applications is Friday 3 December at 12.00 noon and we plan to hold interviews on Wednesday 15 December 2021.


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.

Please note that this post is subject to a Basic Disclosure.

Cernach Housing Association is a recognised Scottish Charity – SCO36607.