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Senior Planning Officer (Development Management Specialist)

  • Employer: South Hams District Council / West Devon Borough Council
  • Reference: SHDC/20/120601
  • Published: Sun 02/02/2020, 17:31 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 08/03/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £35,934 - £39,782 per annum (plus Golden Hello of up to £5000 and relocation package are available to eligible applicants)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Totnes, Devon, Devon

Directorate: Customer Service and Delivery

Hours: Full time, 37 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

Location: Agile Working / Tavistock / Totnes, Devon

Salary: £35,934 - £39,782 per annum (plus Golden Hello of up to £5000 and relocation package are available to eligible applicants)

IMPACT: Band B

Do you embrace change and push boundaries? Are you ready to make a difference?

West Devon Borough and South Hams District Councils are shared authorities with an exciting, innovative and forward-looking delivery model. We are offering opportunities to customer focused individuals who welcome change and can drive forward and shape new ways of service delivery. In return, we can offer flexible working in an environment where innovation, challenge and efficiency are key aspects within a dedicated team working on:

  • Highly scenic coastline and countryside
  • Exciting developments and growth
  • Thriving towns and villages
  • World class heritage

As a Senior Specialist within the Development Management Practice, you should be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) within a Planning or related discipline and be a Member of the RTPI.  You will have previous experience in Development Management with the ability to lead on delivering major developments and providing key Development Management advice to elected members, customers and colleagues. You will be committed to delivering high quality developments whilst ensuring excellent customer service is maintained at all times. 

Icon for pdf Development Management - Community of Practice Purpose, Responsibilities, Skills and Qualifications [314.44KB]

Icon for pdf IMPACT Framework [590.28KB]

The IMPACT Behavioural Framework has been developed to support South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils' ambitions for their workforce. The framework aims to enhance both individual and organisational performance and will be applied in recruitment, performance management and career progression. It defines the behaviours that all colleagues across both councils are expected to consistently demonstrate at work.

  • Employer: South Hams District Council / West Devon Borough Council
  • Reference: SHDC/20/120601
  • Published: Sun 02/02/2020, 17:31 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 08/03/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £35,934 - £39,782 per annum (plus Golden Hello of up to £5000 and relocation package are available to eligible applicants)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Totnes, Devon, Devon

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