You will work in a busy and vibrant Unitary Authority with the opportunity to develop you career and expand your knowledge of planning enforcement and Development Management. You will have the opportunity to investigate breaches of planning control, draft and serve enforcement notices, process planning applications and take part in planning appeals. The post is suitable either for someone with a couple of years experience in planning enforcement and/or development management or a graduate. Funding is available for a postgraduate masters degree in Planning.
Wokingham is an attractive market town with many Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas. It is 40 miles west of London and 10 minutes by train into Reading. The successful candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be customer focused, be well organised and able to meet deadlines. Good IT skills are also required. In return we can offer you a competitive salary, a friendly and supportive team and the opportunity to work on a wide range of planning issues to progress your career in Planning.
Closing date for applications: 17th February 2020
Interview date: 28th February 2020
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.
For more information and to apply, please visit: www.wokingham.gov.uk/jobs-and-careers/
Please note that CVs are not accepted.
Alternatively, please call 0118 974 6116 (answerphone outside office hours) quoting ref: 710928
Wokingham Borough Council is an equal opportunities employer.
To apply, please follow the link to the online application form. CVs are not accepted.