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Planning Officer

Employer: Rother District Council

  • Reference: PO/Sep17/S+P
  • Published on: Fri 08/09/2017 14:25 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 29/09/2017 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Temporary
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Up to £26,955 per annum + Car Allowance. Starting salary dependent on skills and experience
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

Rother District Council is expanding its Strategy and Planning Service to meet the challenges of accommodating more development in a historic and highly valued environment.

Rother District Council is an ambitious Council at the heart of 1066 Country in East Sussex, based in Bexhill-on-Sea but also covering the historic towns of Battle and Rye as well as a large rural area set within the medieval landscape of the High Weald and AONB.

Planning Officer – up to £26,955 per annum + Car Allowance

This post is ideally suited to someone in the early stage of their planning career, keen to take on extra responsibility working across policy and development management teams, including in relation to promoting suitable schemes on brownfield sites and for custom and self-build housing, as well as dealing with planning applications. The appointment will initially be for 3 years.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact David Marlow, Planning Policy Manager on telephone: (01424) 787635 or by email:

The job description and application form are available to download from our website

Should you have any problems accessing our website, please contact the Corporate and Human Resources Service on telephone: (01424) 787704 or email

Any applications returned electronically should be sent to:

Closing date for receipt of applications is midday on: Friday 29th September 2017

Interviews will be held throughout October 2017

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