Graduate Planning Officer (Career Grade)
Full Time – Permanent
Redbridge is an ambitious, diverse and exciting east-London borough. What we do is driven by changing our relationship with local people to support our vision. As a result, we've developed innovative ways to build our communities and transform our Council.
We're one of the fastest growing parts of the country and the third most diverse London borough. Our communities are attracted by a mixture of excellent schools, relatively affordable housing, high-quality open space and rapid transport connections into the heart of the City.
The London Borough of Redbridge is looking for an enthusiastic and qualified graduate planner to join its busy Development Management team.
The team have worked to transform the service over the last two years to meet the challenges faced by unprecedented growth in the borough, and in 2020 were named Local Authority Planning Team of the Year in the National Planning Awards.
Redbridge is a diverse borough with exciting opportunities such the Crossrail corridor. We need to proactively manage the investment being made in the borough to deliver a significant amount of new housing and supporting community infrastructure, drive economic growth to encourage local businesses to thrive and create a place in which people are proud to live, work and visit.
This exciting career grade role offers a graduate the opportunity to progress in their career up to a senior planner level.
Our offices are in Ilford, though we are currently working largely at home due to Covd-19, opportunities for working from home for part of the week will continue in the future.
For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Liz Sullivan – DM Manager on 020 8708 2359 email@example.com
Closing date for applications: 13th June 2021
To apply for this job please visit www.redbridge.gov.uk
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