Bridgewater Housing Association Ltd

Head of Property Services

Head of Property Services

Position: Head of Property Services
Contract: Permanent
Full-time: 35 hours per week
Salary: EVH Grade 9: £58,874-£61,766
Benefits: 40 days leave (inclusive of statutory leave)
Flexible/Hybrid/Blended Working
Defined Contribution Pension Scheme

Bridgewater Housing Association is a registered social landlord based in Erskine. We manage 860 mainstream, sheltered and extra care properties, together with 500 lock up garages and provide a factoring service to 2700 owner occupiers. We also manage the largest Care & Repair service in Scotland covering Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire and Inverclyde.

We are looking for an experienced, competent housing professional to lead the Association’s Property Services Team delivering our business plan objectives and providing excellent support and direction to the Board and Staff Team. The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for budgets and the service delivery of an efficient and effective reactive, planned, cyclical, and void maintenance programme ensuring that our homes are maintained to a high standard. In addition, you will be responsible for a significant land management and factoring service.

Key factors in our recruitment are:

• Educated to Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent level in an appropriate professional technical qualification/ building related discipline
• An outstanding leader who can motivate and inspire team members to achieve excellent results.
• Effective communication and people skills with a positive outlook and commitment to our customers.
• Strong IT Skills with an interest in improving IT for the benefit of customer services.
• Proven experience of getting results in reactive maintenance, void management, procurement and health and safety management

The Head of Property Services will join a Leadership Team who work closely together to ensure our business is of a high quality, well led and well governed. You will advise our voluntary Board and Leadership Team to ensure that they can make strong, strategic decisions on behalf of the Association. At Bridgewater Housing Association, we are committed to Customer Service and always improving on what we do. We wish to be a dynamic and innovative Association and believe we offer excellent services to our customers.

The post offers excellent terms and conditions, including flexible hours, 25 days annual leave, 15 public holidays and access to the Scottish Housing Association Pension Scheme. Normally based in Erskine, the post will accommodate home based working and will involve a blend of home and office working.

To apply, please complete the application form which accompanies the recruitment pack. Both are available at the right hand side of this page. 

All applications need to be received no later than 10am on Monday 20 June 2022. 

Shortlisting will take place on Monday 20 June and interviews on Tuesday 28 June. 

Please send completed applications and any queries, by email, to

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