This vacancy has now closed


  • Part time
  • £33,000 – £38,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th June 2023

  • Advertised from 23rd May 2023
  • Salary depending on experience. 24 hours per week. Permanent.


Colinton Cottage Homes is a small retirement housing development situated in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. It has existed for over 100 years and provides accommodation within 41 rented homes set in beautiful grounds, within the heart of the Colinton community.

We are now recruiting to replace our longstanding Manager, who is to retire later this year. We require an experienced, highly professional individual to lead our service. Candidates must have a strong understanding of the welfare needs of older people and experience of managing all aspects of rented housing.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail and strong leadership skills and empathy. You should be willing to challenge yourself to deliver better services for our tenants.

Application notes

To apply please download the Application Form and Recruitment Pack. Please send your completed application to

If you have any questions about the role please email the existing Manager,

Closing date for all applications will be Wednesday 7 June 2023 at midnight.

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on 20 June 2023.