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Eden Housing Association is committed to employing local people and is inviting applications for the posts of :-

Director of Operations    

Salary:- Circa £63k plus benefits

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Director of Operations to join us at Eden Housing Association. This is a newly created role which offers the successful candidate the opportunity to be part of our Executive Leadership Team, shape and influence future corporate strategy but also to review and re-shape our services and processes to support our continuous improvement and Value For Money aims.

Reporting directly to our Chief Executive and leading our housing, support and property services provision, the successful candidate is likely to have a proven track record in the social housing sector along with an understanding of the complex issues and challenges it faces.

You will have a flexible and innovative approach and the ability to deliver on our commitment to quality, community based, customer focussed services and be able to work at both operational and strategic levels.

We are also looking for excellent business management and strategic planning skills, as well as the talent to build effective working relationships with stakeholders and staff to support our ‘One team ‘ethos.

How to apply

Further information and detailed role requirements are available on the right hand side, by telephone 01768 861424 or email

For an informal discussion regarding the role please contact John Clasper, Chief Executive, on 01768 861431

Closing date for applications: 9am Monday 12 June 2017

Formal interviews: Thursday 22 June 2017



Hourly rate £10.09 (Plus holidays)

We are looking to recruit a Casual Independent Living Advisor based in Kirkby Stephen to cover our Supported Housing Extra Care Scheme at Mill Gardens.

We anticipate that there will be a minimum of 12 weeks available over the year as this is the annual leave total of the permanent staff.

For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Gill Walton, Supported Housing Manager on 07841 864982 or Sylvia Ganner, Extra Care Coordinator on 017683 71184.

Further information and detailed role requirements are available on the right hand side, by telephone 01768 861424 or email



As part of the care alarm service to clients, we undertake a 24 hour Emergency Response Service.

We are looking for a Team member to undertake “on call” duty 1 week in 4 as part of the 24 hour ERS team.

On call fee £70 per week plus £15.30 per hour call out rate which includes an hourly holiday pay allowance

Car User – Essential

For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Kath Hetherington, Eden Independent Living Development Manager on 01768 800667.

Further information and detailed role requirements are available on the right hand side, by telephone 01768 861424 or email


The Association is an equal opportunities employer and operates a policy regarding smoking.

Canvassing of Senior Officers or Board Members will disqualify.


Rogerson Homeserve Plus Ltd

Gas Service, Breakdown & Repair Engineer.

Rogerson Homeserve Plus Limited require a fully qualified Gas Service, Breakdown & Repair Engineer.  Ideally from the Penrith/Carlisle area to carry out works in conjunction with the Eden Housing contract. This post comes with an attractive pay package and company vehicle.

The successful applicant will have experience in the servicing and maintenance of all types of domestic gas appliances preferably in a social housing environment, will be able to work on his/her own initiative and will be expected to take part in a rostered call out rota.

For more information and an informal chat please contact Grahame Peters on 07760929338 or alternatively forward your C.V. to

Contact Us:Housing: 01768 861 400 Repairs: 0800 3581 401 or 01768 861434
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Eden Housing Association
Blain House, Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8QU
Telephone: 01768 861 400 Email:
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