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Group CEO


Dear Candidate

We are very pleased that you are interested in this opportunity to lead a progressive, forward thinking and growing business.

The Govan Housing Group, is an ambitious, organisation.  The Association itself possesses a rich history and one of development and innovation. Founded in 1971, the Association was the first community based housing provider, leading the way for social housing provision in Scotland. After 50 years of operating in the housing sector, the Association now manages approximately 1,600 socially rented properties and over 650 factored properties as well as taking an active role in the regeneration of the area and continuing to improve the quality of life of residents.

We are serious about turning our vision into reality and delivering excellent quality affordable homes and services that make a positive impact on people and communities. This focus signals the future direction of The Govan Housing Group, one that is genuine about customer service, is committed to ensuring that tenants get the best possible deal and the highest quality products and services.  Importantly we put our tenants central to everything that do. Underpinning all of this is we continue to ensure the Group is strong and viable and able to deliver the innovative and ambitious plans we have.

This is a really exciting and interesting time for Govan Housing Association as we continue to develop and improve the way we deliver and operate our services. Having already developed the Govan Housing Association Group structure, our ambitions are to continue to grow and strengthen this as we look to take advantage of the opportunities that the local community has to offer.

This critical appointment is an exciting and challenging opportunity for someone with a track record of innovation and leadership.  We are therefore looking for an inspiring individual who can use their experience and skills to build on the existing strengths of the Group while offering their ideas and solutions for future challenges.

Finally, If you have a genuine passion for improving lives and enhancing aspirations and have the relevant expertise and high quality track record required to continue “Moving Govan Forward” we look forward to receiving your application.

Gary Maguire MBE