Office Closure For Staff & Committee Christmas Lunch
12th December 2018
The office will be closed on Friday 14th December from 12.30pm so the Cernach staff and committee members can enjoy a well deserved lunch and afternoon off after all their and work this year. The office will re-open on Monday 17th December at 9am.
Office Closure Dates for Christmas
The office will be closed from 12.30pm on Monday 24th December for the christmas holidays and will re-open again at 9am on Friday 4th January 2019.
If you have an EMERGENCY repair during these times, please use the following contact numbers:
Central Heating and other EMERGENCIES 0800 595 595
Gas Leak (SGN): 0800 111 999
Scottish Power: 0845 092 9290
Scottish Water: 0800 731 0840
Children's Christmas Party
12th December 2018
On Tuesday the 18th December Cernach will be hosting its annual Children’s Christmas Party at St Mark’s Hall between 3.30pm and 5pm. Tickets are £1 per child (ticket only) Adults are free. All Children must be accompanied by an adult. There are still a few tickets left; tickets are available at the office. Cheeko the clown will be there along with our special guest but you will need to be on the nice list to see him.
Cernach's Pensioners Christmas Lunch
7th December 2018
On Thursday 6th December the focus group held its annual Pensioners Christmas Lunch for tenants 65 and over at John Oliver's Function Suite. It was a joint event with Kendoon Housing Association, Pineview Housing Association, Kingsride Cleddans Housing Association, Drumchapel Housing Co-operative and Cernach Housing Association. The afternoon was filled with fun, laughter and of course a lovely lunch thanks to the catering staff at Oliver’s. All guests had a wonderful afternoon; they left with a smile on their face and an early Christmas gift.
A Warm Welcome To Our New Staff Members, Ruth Ghumman & Siobhan Mangan
19th November 2018
The Association would like to welcome Ruth Ghumman and Siobhan Mangan to the team. Both of them started working with the Association at the beginning of November. Ruth has been appointed as our new Housing Assistant, Ruth is local to the Drumchapel area if you see her out and about make sure you say hello to her. Siobhan is the new Corporate Services Assistant if you visit the office she’ll be the first person to meet and greet you!
The Association has been looking at ways to make sure we improve on our performance within the staff team. The Management Committee agreed to carry out a review of our current staffing structure and this was completed in the summer of this year. After consultation with staff members and after considering their feedback the Committee agreed to promote some of our current staff members and recruit two new members to the growing team at Cernach.
Paula Baylis who was previously the Senior Housing Officer is now the Acting Housing Services Manager; Laura-Jane Richards who was previously a Housing Officer is now the Acting Senior Housing Officer. Also Kirsty Boag who was one of our Housing Assistants is now an Acting Housing Officer and finally Anne Smith who was previously our Corporate Services Assistant is now the new Acting Corporate Services Officer.