Part-Time Senior Planning Policy Officer (CPLP010)
Salary £32,233 pa - £39,961 pa pro rata dependant on relevant qualifications & experience
+ Car Allowance of up to £1239 pa + £1,000 pa pro rata market supplement
22 hours per week
Mid Sussex District Council is a dynamic, forward thinking local authority in the heart of southern England. We are based in easily accessible Haywards Heath in an area of significant residential and economic growth. Based in the heart of Sussex in beautiful countryside including Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you will be working within easy reach of London, Gatwick Airport and coastal Brighton. The local economy is strong and there is considerable development giving us a great opportunity to grow our business.
We adopted our District Plan in 2018, and are working on the preparation of a Site Allocations Plan. We are also updating our Infrastructure Delivery Plan, as well as producing a range of supplementary planning documents. We are seeking a qualified team player who can make a difference to our Planning Policy and Economy Team; within which you’ll have an opportunity to shape the service and gain experience across an extensive range of work, including preparation of policy documents, carrying out research, analysing data, and liaising with senior officers and Members.
Along with this opportunity to enhance your career we offer free staff parking, subsidised gym membership for you and your family, flexible working arrangements and a generous pension scheme. Relocation expenses may be paid where appropriate.
It is essential you have a full driving licence along with a requirement to provide a car for use on Council business for which mileage will be paid.
For an informal discussion about this role please contact Sally Blomfield on 01444 477435 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 4 February 2019
Interview Dates: 19 February 2019