Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Housing Association
  • Year established:
    2015
  • Website:
    http://www.fifehg.org.uk
  • Contact
    • 7 Pitreavie Court, Pitreavie Business Park, Queensferry Road, Dunfermline, FIfe, KY11 8UU

About Fife Housing Group


Fife Housing Group are one of the largest independent living housing associations in the east of Scotland, providing homes to some of those in the greatest housing needs.

Managing approximately 2,500 properties in Fife, the organisation is committed to building the foundations of an excellent business for the benefit of its tenants and other customers.

With 65 employees working from their office in Dunfermline, Fife Housing Group promote its values of being accountable, firm but fair, open and honest, and versatile throughout its operations.

The organisation is also dedicated to being a great place to work, and encourages all staff to develop in their role.

Chief Executive Nicki Donaldson operates an open door policy and is frequently seen chatting with colleagues on the office floor. She is also involved in a number of working groups, and makes time to attend team meetings and shadow colleagues throughout the year.


What is it like to work for Fife Housing Group

Leadership
Leadership
The organisation’s values were developed by the full management team. As such, these are now embedded throughout the business, with over 97% of colleagues indicating that they know and understand all brand values.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Staff are actively encouraged to seek further professional development, and a number of employees are currently undertaking relevant housing and management qualifications. The organisation also offers secondments within the organisation.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Employees who have carried out exceptional work are rewarded with a ‘Golden Ticket’, which entitles them to an additional half-day of leave. This scheme has proven to be an effective tool in encouraging and rewarding innovation.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave to all employees

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary, non-contributory pension scheme or one in which the employer puts in at least three times

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    50% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to staff

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Earning £35,000+:

    18%

  • Average Age:

    44

  • Male : Female:

    44% / 56%

  • Staff:

    61

  • Staff Turnover:

    7%

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