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Community Budgeting Officer

  • Full time
  • £39,072 – £42,903
  • Glasgow (On site)
  • Closing 23rd May 2024

  • Advertised from 9th May 2024
  • Fixed Term contract until April 2027 – This post is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund – Community Led Activity). 35 hours per week.


New Gorbals Housing Association is a dynamic community controlled organisation. We own and manage 2,500 homes for rent and factor over 1,800 owners homes. We are committed to the sustained physical, social and economic regeneration of Gorbals.

As the Community Budgeting Officer at New Gorbals HA your role will involve leading on the further development of community/participatory budgeting across Gorbals. You will be responsible for continuing, growing and implementing the Gorbals Ideas Fund programme and expanding community participation in the allocation of funding.

You will work closely with the local panel to build more links and partnerships between individuals and groups to identify new grassroots projects and promote innovative approaches to community investment.

You will be expected to collaborate with colleagues, teams and external agencies to deliver positive outcomes for the Gorbals community and along with the local Community Advocates deliver on the aims and objectives set out in the Gorbals Ideas Fund Strategy.

Application notes

The closing date for the above posts is Thursday 23rd May 2024 at 12 noon

Please note this post is being readvertised and previous applicants need not apply.

If you feel that you are the right candidate, then we would be delighted to hear from you. To apply please visit Please then review the Job Profile and Person Specification before completing the application form.

For further information please visit our website or contact Michael Fullerton, Community Coordinator, on 0141 429 3900 for a confidential chat.

Completed application forms should be emailed to

Employers in Voluntary Housing (EVH) Conditions of service and entitlement apply to these posts.

New Gorbals Housing Association is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.

New Gorbals HA is a charity registered in Scotland - SC041164