Retirement Housing Officer 3 months FTC & Sessional Staff

  • Position: Retirement Housing Officer 3 months FTC & Sessional Staff
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £24,112 - £25,044 (pro rata)
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade TAS 4
  • Contract: Fixed term for 3 months and Sessional Staff
  • Closing Date: 8 December 2021

1 x Temporary Retirement Housing Officer

*Fixed Term – 3 months
*EVH Grade TAS 4 - £24,112 - £25,044 (pro rata)

Various Retirement Housing Officer Sessional posts

*Maryhill Housing are also looking for a number of sessional staff, to help us deliver a customer focussed and quality service.
*It will require flexibility to provide cover as required which may include full days, half days and weekends

Please note these roles will be based between our two Sheltered Housing complexes as required.

The Company

Based in the north of Glasgow, Maryhill Housing has been established for over 40 years.   We own over 3000 rented properties and provide a factoring service to over 700 units.  We offer a rewarding work environment and as a valued employee you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to both our local community and to people’s lives.

Job Purpose:
We are looking for a temporary Retirement Housing Officer (3 months fixed term contract) who will provide a service to tenants living in Maryhill Housing’s Retirement Housing and contribute to the general housing management service to tenants in the complex. You will establish friendly relations with all tenants and encourage independence, signposting to other agencies where required. You will encourage tenants to participate in decisions which affect them, to advocate and actively promote choice for tenants in their daily living.

To be successful in the Retirement Housing Officer role, you will have experience working in a customer focused environment and supporting vulnerable customers.  You will require excellent communication skills and have the ability to respond positively and flexibly to change.  You will strive to continuously improve our services; therefore you require having experience of liaising and negotiating with other agencies to access service or resources for our customers. You will also have an awareness of relevant housing legislation, as well as excellent IT skills for use on Microsoft Office packages and in-house systems.

We are also looking for various Sessional staff to provide support to the Sheltered Housing complexes.  These positions will require flexibility to provide cover as required which may include full days, half days and weekends.

On Offer
One temporary full-time role for 35 hours a week. This will be worked between Monday – Friday with flexibility around hours.  Please be advised there may be a requirement for some occasional evening working. This role comes with a salary banding of EVH Grade TAS  4 £24,112 - £25,044 (pro rata).

In addition, you will receive an excellent benefits package, which includes 25 days annual leave (pro rata), 15 days public holiday (pro rata) and access to a contributory pension scheme.

We are also looking for Sessional Staff to join our team.  These positions will require flexibility to provide cover as required which may include full days, half days and weekends.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for either of these positions please do so via the Mayhill Housing website on https://www.maryhill.org.uk/about-us/jobs/

Please note it is the same application form for both positions.

The closing date for applications will be Wednesday 8 December 2021 at 9am.

Maryhill Housing is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, age, or religion or belief.  We are particularly interested to hear from applicants with a black or minority ethnic background as this group is under-represented in our staff team.