This post is ideal for those who are looking for a career in town planning, particularly if you are or close to becoming degree qualified and willing to carry out a part-time vocational post graduate course in Town Planning, which, subject to complying with our procedure requirements, we will fund as part of your training. A basic understanding of town planning would be desirable and is ideal for someone with some experience of writing reports and display an enthusiasm for the built environment and its surroundings generally.
The successful candidate will be required to support Planning Officers workload and carry out delegated tasks around validating, processing and making recommendations on planning applications as well as provide planning information and advice on behalf of the Council.
The Council are currently undertaking a review of its pay and benefits and the salary stated above is subject to change. If you are shortlisted, the proposed pay rates will be discussed during the interview process. It is not expected that salaries will be less than that stated above.