We aim to offer a highly challenging and rewarding work environment which gives employees the opportunity to make a real difference. The quality of our services depends on the quality and skills of our staff. Our departments work closely together to ensure our customers receive a great service and each of their needs are met.

Southside Housing Association continues to maintain its Investor in People (IIP) Award through formal and informal learning and development.

We offer a wide range of job opportunities from front line advice to management roles. We have a diverse workforce of over 100 employees to serve our diverse community. Southside Housing Association continues its commitment to Glasgow City Councils Living Wage campaign.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Learn more about our Equality and Diversity Policy here.

We are fully committed to advancing the Fair Work First criteria, read more > Fair Work First Statement

Southside Housing Association Ltd is a recognised Scottish Charity No. SC 036009

Outdoor Activity & Wellbeing Officer – EVH Grade 5

We have a fantastic opportunity for a 2 year position with one of Scotland’s longest established community controlled housing associations, within our Community Initiatives Team.  We are a forward thinking, friendly and responsive organisation where we focus on quality, helping others and service improvement.

We are seeking a motivated, organised individual who will demonstrate effective communication with the public, colleagues and external agencies, to inspire sustainable development within the community.

Our Outdoor Activity and Well-being Officer role is funded through the National Lottery Community Fund for 2 years and will focus on increasing awareness, engagement and participation of the residents and community at two of our green spaces in Cardonald, through a sustainable programme of activities and events.

The post holder will have an appreciation of the great outdoors, come rain or shine!  They will be creative and flexible in their approach to adapting to the needs of the community and will build a programme that will have a positive and lasting effect on the community of Cardonald.

For more information on the post read below:

Recruitment Pack – Outdoor Activity Wellbeing Officer

Person Specification – Outdoor Activity and Well-being Officer June 2023

Application Form

Criminal Convictions Declaration

GDPR Job Applicant Fair Processing Notice 

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 26th July 2023 at 12.00 noon.

Interviews will be held week commencing 7th August 2023.


Community Initiatives Worker (Sessional): Salary – EVH Grade 4, £12.83 per hour

We are seeking a well organised and motivated individual to work as part of the Community Initiatives Team to co-ordinate, develop and promote our community programmes.

We have a well-established range of community programmes which are offered within our neighbourhoods. Over the last few years these have ranged from co-ordinating a variety of health and well-being activities through to alleviating the effects of poverty by offering food and activities for families during the school holiday period.

These sessional posts offer an opportunity to be part of a forward thinking team making a positive difference to people’s lives.

The successful applicant will have an excellent track record of working with a range of individuals, groups and organisations. They will be able to demonstrate an enthusiastic and creative approach to engaging with individuals and bringing groups together.

The posts are offered on a sessional basis.  Hours will vary depending on funding and the development of programmes.

For more information on the post read below:

There is no closing date for this post and we will accept CVs throughout the year. Please email your CV to recruitment@southside-ha.co.uk. For informal enquiries please contact Chris Harding, Community Programmes Manager on charding@southside-ha.co.uk.

EVH terms and conditions of service will apply.

Southside Housing Association is committed to Equality of Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


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