Community Engagement Officer



Community Engagement Officer [Permanent]

Hours - 37 Hours Per Week

Based – Bathgate

Salary – £28,539 [Under Review]

We are an independent housing provider with a passion for doing the right thing and finding a way to say yes.  Are you customer focussed? Do you have a “can do” attitude? Do you enjoy a challenge?

For 25 years, Weslo Housing Management has been providing social housing across West Lothian and Falkirk.  This is an exciting time to join our team as we undergo a period of significant change to ensure we continuously develop as a company to meet the needs of our customers. 

The Job

Weslo Housing Management is a Registered Social Landlord subject to regulations laid out by the Scottish Government relating to the standards required for the condition and management of properties. We are recruiting for a Community Engagement Officer who will facilitate the involvement of customers in decision making and service delivery.

You will have:

  • Good general housing knowledge
  • Knowledge of Tenant Participation, Scrutiny and associated activities
  • Knowledge of preparing, presenting and delivering training
  • Experience in developing policy, performance monitoring and analysis

For a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for the post, please refer to the job specification.

What you’ll get in return

Weslo Housing Management offers excellent terms and conditions which include:

  • Defined Benefits Pension Scheme
  • 30.5 Days annual leave and 7 public holidays
  • A non-contributory Healthcare Cash Plan scheme
  • Health/fitness benefits
  • Corporate membership/passes to a range of attractions

We are an Investor in People Platinum Award and Investors in Young People Gold Award holder; we aim to provide a wide range of development opportunities for staff. We also hold a Health and Wellbeing at Work Award and aim to provide our staff with healthy living initiatives.

For an application form and job specification, please visit our website at www.weslo-housing.org/about-us/vacancies or contact the Corporate Services Team on 01506 634286 or email hr@weslohm.co.uk.

The closing date for completed applications is 10am 16 September 2019.

Weslo Housing Management

66 North Bridge Street

Bathgate

EH48 4PP

www.weslo-housing.org

Weslo is committed to equality of opportunity in employment practice and therefore we welcome applications from all sections of the community.