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Head of Planning
  • Employer: Epsom and Ewell Borough Council
  • Reference: EEW/20/120458
  • Published: Fri 31/01/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 24/02/2020, 19:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £63,759 to £73,860 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Epsom and Ewell Borough Council, Town Hall The Parade Epsom Surrey, Surrey

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Head of Planning

Are you an exceptional planning professional looking to work somewhere where you will feel valued and where you have the opportunity to really make your mark?  

Do you want to work for an organisation with clear direction and that will actively support your success?

In this exciting role, you will have the opportunity to demonstrate your people and strategic leadership skills, as well as your ability to deliver a top-performing service and take forward the development of our new Local Plan. As an important member of the Council’s Leadership Team, you will also help shape our corporate priorities and contribute to the Council’s ambitious place-shaping agenda.

You will be joining a friendly and collaborative organisation with excellent working relationships with elected Members, a clear vision and a committed and able workforce. We’re looking for someone with the experience to hit the ground running and lead the team into the next exciting stage of our journey.

Epsom and Ewell is consistently judged as one of the best places to live in the country with a successful economy, excellent educational facilities, strong connectivity and fantastic green spaces. The council offices are just a short walk from Epsom station, in a vibrant town centre location.

We have made the application process as straightforward as possible, all we ask is that you attach your CV and provide further information against a couple of specific application questions.

For informal enquiries, please contact Rosemeena Khankhara at JGP, on 020 7427 8254 or email

Closing date: Monday 24th February

Longlisting and telephone interviews by the JGP Resourcing Team during which you may be invited to undertake a 30 minute telephone interview: w/c 2nd March 2020

Interviews: 10 March 2020

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