Senior Housing Services Officer

  • Position: Senior Housing Services Officer
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £46,728 - £50,556
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 8
  • Contract: Temporary (covering a period of maternity leave)
  • Closing Date: 29 July 2024, 12:00

Contract:
Temporary contract covering a period of maternity leave.  
Secondment opportunity.

We are excited to announce an opportunity to join our Housing Services Team. We seek a talented individual to step into the role of Senior Housing Services Officer. The selected candidate will be a part of a high performing Housing Services team, to help deliver a high quality, responsive housing management service that delivers and focuses on positive outcomes for tenants and other customers.

Formed in 1975, Milnbank Housing Association is approaching our 50th anniversary and has a long and successful track record of supporting local communities in Dennistoun and Hagill. We believe in providing high-quality services to our tenants and owners. At Milnbank, we are proud of the role we play as a Community Controlled Housing Association.

The Senior Housing Services Officer is a lead role within the Housing Services Team. The duties associated with the position include, but are not limited to, monitoring performance and organising the team with, Arrears Management, Allocations and Void Management, Estate Management, Complaints Handling, Promoting, and encouraging tenant participation.

Looking to the future, our focus will be to continue investing in and improving our properties. We will also consider opportunities to build new social housing in partnership with the Scottish Government and Glasgow City Council.

We emphasise the importance of understanding and embracing the core principles of a Community Controlled Housing Association. If successful, you will be expected to actively engage with our tenants, other customers, and the local community.

This role will play an important part in ensuring MHA takes forward an innovative and forward-thinking housing services strategy that will deliver a better service for our tenants. If this resonates with your aspirations and you’re enthusiastic about this opportunity, we look forward to receiving your application.

Application notes:

For further information please visit our website.  You can also email our Director of Housing and Community Initiatives, Chris Chalk, on c.chalk@milnbank.org.uk if you wish to setup a confidential chat regarding the role.

To apply for this role, we invite candidates to email a CV and a covering letter to recruitment@milnbank.org.uk

Please ensure you provide both documents, which contain complete information on how you meet the requirements of the role as described in the job description and person specification. Your current salary and notice period should be included in your submission.

Closing Date: 12 noon on Monday 29 July 2024.

Interview Date: Interviews will be held on Monday 5 August 2024.

Milnbank Housing Association is a Charity registered in Scotland SC039891

We care about providing good quality social housing and supporting the local community.