Waverley Housing

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Kevin Scarlett Eighteen housing associations in Scotland - including the Haymarket Group of associations - have agreed to take part in a sector scorecard pilot to benchmark a range of business health and efficiency measures.

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CCG (Scotland) Ltd has commenced works on a new bathroom renewal contract for Waverley Housing Association and a housing upgrade project in Edinburgh. Located in Hawick, the contract for Waverley will cover the removal of the existing and installation of new bathrooms to approximately 100 properties

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Scottish Borders Council has been awarded £225,000 from the Scottish Government to help improve the energy efficiency of social housing in the area. The funding is part of a £9 million allocation announced for councils and housing associations across the country.

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A benefits advice service, which has recently been joined by four local housing associations, has helped people with cancer in the Borders access over £11 million in benefits since its launch seven years ago. Developed in partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support, the Borders Macmillan Welfare Bene

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Margaret Hogg, chief executive presenting the cheque to pupils Holly and Chloe Waverley Housing has made a cash donation of £100 to Philiphaugh Community Primary School in Selkirk.

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Pictured from left to right: Gregor Booth, Operations Director; Tanya Domingo, Customer Services Assistant; Lenore Suddon, Housing Services Manager; Stephanie Bell (WorldHost Trainer – Borders College); David Allen (Director of Scotland – People 1st); Margaret Ross, Chief Executive; Craig Matear

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(from left) Lindsey Jefferson, property services manager; Paul Wheelhouse MSP; Ryan Cockburn, apprentice electrician; Rachel Hunter, business & administration apprentice; Craig Matear, IT assistant (& former apprentice); Harris Campbell, apprentice roofer; Steven Drummond, apprentice joiner;

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Rachel Hunter and Louise Davies (Business Administration apprentices) with Waverley’s chief executive Margaret Ross and Lindsey Jefferson, property services manager Hawick based Waverley Housing has been chosen as Skills Development Scotland’s SME Employer of the Year for workplaces with less th

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Waverley Housing’s Annual General Meeting took place on Tuesday in St John’s Church Hall, Hawthorn Road, Galashiels. Tenants and guests had an opportunity to give their opinions at the ‘Have Your Say’ area and also browse information stands on display and receive information from Waverley’

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Waverley Housing has welcomed new apprentices which were recently recruited as part of its continued commitment to provide opportunities for young people in the Borders. Louise Davies joins existing apprentice Rachel Hunter in the office, with both completing a 2-year apprenticeship in SVQ Level 3 B

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Waverley Housing has been further recognised for its efforts to promote a healthy workforce. The association, which signed up to the Healthy Working Lives initiative, has achieved the Silver Award having already obtained a Bronze Award.

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The Living Wage Foundation, in partnership with Poverty Alliance, has announced that Waverley Housing has been accredited as a Living Wage employer. The Living Wage is an hourly rate set independently and updated annually and is calculated according to the basic cost of living using the ‘Minimum I

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