Welfare Rights Officer

  • Position: Welfare Rights Officer
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £33,642 - £36,941
  • Hours: 35 per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 7
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 29 September 2021

Established in 1977 as one of Scotland’s first community-based Housing Associations we have a strong track record of fantastic work in the local community. We now have a housing stock exceeding 1700 units across a wide range of types and ages.

The group now comprises of Parkhead Lettings Company, Parkhead Development Company and we have a recently refurbished community and business facility at Parkhead Schoolhouse. We are positioned close to the 2014 Commonwealth Games Village, Celtic Park and the Emirates Arena. The centre of our community is Parkhead Cross which is a conservation area hosting a number of listed buildings.

We are looking to recruit the right person with extensive knowledge of social welfare system and have previous experience of delivering a similar advice service. The successful candidate will be passionate about social housing, be able to build and sustain relationships with our tenants.

We offer full EVH terms and conditions of employment, including a Strathclyde Pension Fund Career Average Pension Scheme to the successful candidate.

Applicants will be required to undergo a Disclosure check, the cost of this will be met by Parkhead Housing Association Ltd.

Please download an application pack opposite, or visit www.parkheadha.org.uk Email your completed application & Person Specification to pharecruitment@parkheadha.org.uk

CVs will not be accepted so all applicants must complete the application form to be considered.

Parkhead Housing Association Ltd aims to be an Equal Opportunities Employer with an Equality and Diversity Policy in place and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Closing Date: Wednesday 29th September at 12noon.