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Archaeologist (Planning)
  • Employer: Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: RH/20/125503
  • Published: Fri 24/04/2020, 15:15 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 08/06/2020, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade H SCP 26 – 30 £29,636 - £32,878 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Magdalen House, Merseyside

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Archaeologist (Planning)

Archaeologist (Planning)

Permanent appointment – 36 hours per week

Merseyside Environmental Advisory Service, Planning Services.

Benefits include: Casual Car User, Local Government Pension, flexible working and CIfA membership fees.

The Merseyside Environmental Advisory Service (a shared service hosted by Sefton Council) is looking to appoint an archaeologist to provide development management advice in Merseyside.

The post-holder’s primary tasks will include reviewing planning applications, advising on preferred courses of action and then monitoring archaeological mitigation for five Merseyside local authorities (Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St. Helens and Wirral), an area with a rich historic environment that includes the Liverpool Maritime Mercantile City World Heritage Site.

Applicants should have practical experience of providing planning advice, a good understanding of current planning legislation and policy, as well as be eligible for membership of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Wednesday 27th May (this may be extended to 5pm on Monday 8th June depending on the number of applications received). We anticipate that interviews will be held during the week commencing 8th June 2020 or week commencing 22nd June 2020.

Please note that the format of the interview will be dependent on the prevailing Government advice regarding Coronavirus at the time of the interview. This could include face to face interview or video communication, as appropriate. The interview format will be clearly identified in any interview invitation.