Voluntary Committee Member – Co-optee

  • Position: Voluntary Committee Member – Co-optee
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Closing Date: 17 May 2021

Easthall Park Housing Co-operative is a fully-mutual community-based landlord that has the purpose of “Making a difference to our community”. Since our formation 29 years ago, we have developed a reputation as an excellent provider of affordable housing services, an organisation committed to community development and an employer that passionately cares about the welfare of its people.

We have delivered significant change and improvement in all areas of our business.  Nonetheless we firmly believe as a business that “being good is not good enough” and are focused on continued improvement, setting and achieving ambitious targets.

We have recently appointed a new Director following the resignation of our previous Director, after 28 years in post. It’s a very exciting time to join us and help lead and direct us in creating the future.

At a senior level with this in mind we have one vacancy on our management committee for co-option and we are seeking someone with particular experience in governance, human resources, finance and or housing law.

Full induction and training will take place.  All meetings are currently conducted via video conferencing. We meet monthly (last Wednesday of every month).  Our meetings start at 6.30pm and generally last no longer than 2 hours every month .  We operate a main committee and a finance + audit sub-Committee.  We are also considering the introduction of a staffing sub-committee.

Our values are:

People focussed

Excellent customer services

Equality & fairness

Community focussed

Key strategic objective:

Delivering excellent housing services

Providing quality homes and an attractive environment

Strong financial management and value for money

People development and strong governance

More than a landlord – maintaining a strong and vibrant community

If interested please complete application form & send to Claire McGraw, Director claire@easthallpark.org.uk

Closing date – Monday 17th May at 12noon

For an informal chat please call Claire on 0141 781 2277.