Callum Chomczuk, national director of CIH Scotland, gives an update on plans to develop a workforce strategy for the housing sector. Two weeks ago we celebrated Scottish Housing Day and more specifically housing as a career.
Anas Sarwar MSP marked Scottish Housing Day last week by meeting Persimmon Homes apprentices building new skills on site. The Scottish Labour Party leader hears how the apprentices are growing their skills and gaining valuable experience in the housing sector at Persimmon’s Castle Gardens deve
Rewarding careers in housing was the focus of Elderpark Housing after it went back to school to mark Scottish Housing Day. This year’s Scottish Housing Day is focusing firmly on rewarding careers in housing. So it was entirely fitting that staff from Elderpark took that message into the classr
Minister for housing Paul McLennan MSP paid a visit to Eildon Housing’s latest extra care development yesterday to reinforce the importance of joint housing investment in the run-up to Scottish Housing Day. Mr McLennan met with new tenants at Poynder Apartments as they sett
This Scottish Housing Day, Loreburn Housing Association is celebrating those who have made housing their career of choice and the wealth of vital work that everyone in the sector contributes to social housing across Scotland. While quality affordable housing remains of systemic importance to Scotlan
Clyde Valley Housing Association (CVHA) chief executive Carron Garmory has endorsed Scottish Housing Day by emphasising the organisation's commitment to housing and career development. Underscoring CVHA's unwavering support for both housing initiatives and career advancement within the housing secto
For today's Scottish Housing Day, Cruden Group MD Steven Simpson talks about the challenges facing the housebuilding industry and the way that Cruden is taking a new approach and adapting its strategy for long-term success. As we mark Scottish Housing Day, it gives the chance to reflect on the
As Langstane Housing Association celebrates Scottish Housing Day, Judith Sutherland charts her journey from housing administration to director of housing, while Robyn Henry explains how she made the jump from leaving school to starting her career in housing. Judith Sutherland
From trainee to director of customer experience, Tracey Howatt looks back on a career spanning almost four decades as part of Scottish Housing Day celebrations. Beginning her career with Bield at the age of 17, Tracey has amassed an impressive 37 years with the housing and care provider.
With Scottish Housing Day 2023 celebrating housing as a career today, SHARE has marked the day by launching a network designed to help those at the start of their housing careers. The Young Housing Professionals Network is a new and exciting project, open to anyone with less than ten years’ ex
In this blog for Scottish Housing Day, CIH Scotland’s national director Callum Chomczuk highlights the contribution that Scotland’s housing professionals make to improving the lives of tenants and communities, as well as the ambition to make housing a career of choice. Today we celebrate
Ahead of Scottish Housing Day, Chris Carroll shares his journey to becoming a co-ordinator - housing policy and strategy at South Ayrshire Council. My housing career started by chance actually. I left school at 18, with reasonable grades but no inclination for Uni or further studies at that tim