Planning and Regeneration Service
Charnwood Borough sits within the three cities of Leicester, Nottingham and Derby. One third of the 167,000 population live in the thriving university town of Loughborough, with most of the remaining two thirds within the small towns and villages of the Wolds, the Soar and Wreake Valleys, Charnwood Forest and on the edge of Leicester.
Our Local Plans Team has been busy working on Charnwood’s Draft Local Plan 2019-2036 and this is due to go out to full public consultation shortly. The team is working to support our Strategic Growth Plan and Neighbourhood Plans. We are looking for a Team Leader to manage the preparation, implementation and review of the statutory local development framework, for the Borough to realise the Council’s vision and objectives for sustainable development.
You must be an experienced policy planner that is a clear and effective communicator, have strong project management skills and be able to deal with complex planning issues to produce reasoned recommendations supported by available evidence. You will need to have substantial recent experience of preparing development plan policies and in their implementation including direct experience of the preparation and presentation of evidence and appearance as an expert witness at public inquiries, examinations in public or other public hearing.
Job details and application forms are available online at https://recruitment.charnwood.gov.uk
If you are unable to access the internet please telephone 01509 634606 quoting job reference number M363.
Closing date: Thursday, 14 November 2019
Interview Date: Monday, 2 December 2019
No CVs and no agencies please.