Formed in 1997, Shire Housing Association Ltd is a successful progressive housing association based in Cumnock, East Ayrshire. We currently own and manage 964 homes across East Ayrshire, provide estate maintenance services to around 900 owners and have an annual turnover of over £5 million. Committed to delivering our Business Plan Vision of “Great Homes, Great People, Vibrant Communities”, over the last 3-4 years the business has been transformed, and we have ambitious and exciting plans for our future. As a member of our Staff Team you will play a key role in helping to deliver our business objectives.


A locally based charity, we are controlled by our Management Board - made up of members of the local community, and individuals who are committed to seeing the Association flourish. Board Members are sensitive to the needs and aspirations of the communities we serve, setting our Staff Team challenging strategic objectives.


Underpinning our Business Plan Vision are our Core Values of:


·      Integrity- we are open and accountable in all we do;

·      Inclusion – we value diversity

·      Diligence – we get things right

·      Caring – what matters to you matters to us.



Our staff team work hard to deliver quality and value to our tenants and stakeholders. The quality of service we provide has been recognised through Investors in People -Gold, Investors in Young People - Silver and Customer Service Excellence Awards.


Since 1997, we have invested approximately £13m in planned maintenance in our properties. With the support of the Scottish Government and East Ayrshire Council we have also constructed over 200 new homes. We also manage and deliver, on behalf of East Ayrshire Council, the Care and Repair service across East Ayrshire.