Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) Scotland
Salary (depending on experience)
£26,606 – £30,847(award pending)
TPAS have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic housing or community development professional. We are looking for a Project/Development Officer, to work with the Stirling Tenants Assembly & Stirling Council 25 hours per week to support & promote participation across the Council area. The additional hours will involve working as a TPAS Development officer working on a range of projects, the focus will be on our Accreditation. This post is initially funded for 2 years with a possible extension to 2022 and beyond.
Knowledge and experience of current housing issues and a commitment to tenant participation is essential. The post holder will be required to work with and support the Stirling Tenants Assembly, and other tenant/community groups. Stirling Council’s Tenant Participation Strategy is due to be reviewed in 2019/20 and there will be a requirement to work with Council tenants and staff to develop the new strategy, ensuring tenants can maximise their influence on housing and related services. The successful candidate will be expected to develop new ways of engaging with ‘hard to reach’ groups and will also be able to carry out training for tenants and staff. In addition, the post will involve good analytical and written skills.
This is an interesting and exciting post. If you are enthusiastic, can work on your own initiative, can fit into a small team, and enjoy flexibility and variety, TPAS is for you!
We work a “flexi” system and are equal opportunities employers. We offer a generous annual leave package of 25 days per year excluding public holidays and contributions to a pension scheme of your choice.
TPAS is the leading independent organisation led by its membership of tenants and landlords. We promote good practice in tenant participation and engagement throughout Scotland.
For further details and an application please contact us at email@example.com or on 0141 552 3633. Please do not send your CV. The closing date for applications is 12noon on 30th November. Interviews will be held on 12th December in Stirling.