Rent Setting 2021/2022 – Consultation

We are writing to all tenant/members to ask them what they think about the proposed rent increase of 1%.

Your comments and feedback will be considered by the Management Committee before they make their final decision on the rent increase.

Please reply to the consultation no later than Tuesday, 23rd February 2021.

A copy of our Rent Policy is available in the Freedom of Information section of this site. Please contact the office if you want a copy of the Rent Policy in another format. The Management Committee is not proposing any changes to the Rent Policy itself this year.

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Office Closed – Festive Break

The office will be closed from Friday, 25th December 2020. It will re-open at 9.15 am on Tuesday, 5th January 2021 for telephone calls and emails only. All buildings are still closed to visitors.

Tenants who need to report an emergency repair can contact Concierge via their handsets or by telephoning 0141 646 1924.

Staff and committee wish all our tenants a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

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Vacancy – Finance Officer

Full time, Permanent Position
EVH Grade 7 £33,375 to £36,648
EVH Terms and Conditions apply

We are looking for an experienced, qualified, Finance Officer to join our Corporate Services team.

The ideal candidate:

  • Demonstrates a high level of analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Has effective time management and prioritisation skills.
  • Has effective communication skills both verbal and written with the ability to liaise with a variety of diverse stakeholders
  • Is proficient in the use of finance systems, Microsoft Office software and to an advanced level in Microsoft Excel.
  • Has a recognised accountancy qualification.

Key responsibilities

  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Accounting for fixed assets, including additions, disposals and depreciation charges
  • Processing intercompany transactions and reconciling intercompany accounts
  • Ensuring treasury operating procedures are complied with

Completed applications should be sent to Morag Gladstone, Assistant Director (Corporate Services), by email to or by post to Recruitment, West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative Ltd, Belmont House, 57 Belmont Road, West Whitlawburn, Cambuslang, G72 8PG, no later than 12 noon on Friday, 30th October 2020.

Interviews will be held week beginning 9th November 2020.

We accept direct applications from candidates only and do not engage the services of Recruitment Agencies.

West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative is widely respected as an innovative and forward thinking Registered Social Landlord with tenant/member satisfaction at a very high level.

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Office Closed – Public Holiday

The office will be closed from 4.45 pm on Thursday, 24th September 2020. It will re-open for telephone calls at 9.15 am on Tuesday, 29th September 2020.

Tenants who need to report an emergency repair can contact Concierge via their handsets or by telephoning 0141 646 1924.

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Annual General Meeting 2019-2020 Reconvened

Our Annual General Meeting will reconvene on Tuesday, 28th September at 7.00 pm. The meeting will take place online via Zoom.

All members of The Co-operative are invited to attend the meeting. Member attendance is important to make sure the Co-operative is operating democratically.

Instructions on joining the meeting are in the AGM invitation and booklet delivered to all members recently. If you have misplaced these please contact the office, giving your name and address, and we will send you out a link.

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