Conservation Officer / Senior Conservation Officer (career grade)
Godalming, South West Surrey
Initial salary up to £32,194. Once a full member of the IHBC your salary will rise to £32,588 to £36,425 (at current rates) + £1,239 essential car user allowance
Are you looking to develop a career in the historic built environment?
Are you looking for a role with variety, to work in a dynamic environment that will bring challenges and job satisfaction?
Do you want to be part of an experienced and enthusiastic team?
We are looking to recruit either a fully qualified Senior Conservation Officer or alternatively a talented graduate looking to develop a career in conservation.
As a Conservation Officer working towards full membership of the IHBC you will be one of Waverley’s custodians of over 1,700 listed buildings, 43 Conservation Areas and numerous heritage assets. Providing support, guidance and advice to both colleagues within Planning Services and external stakeholders, you will have a passion and enthusiasm for the historic built environment.
You will have the opportunity to be mentored and supported to develop a range of skills necessary for ensuring the best outcomes for the preservation and enhancement of Waverley’s heritage assets.
You will sit in the Planning Projects Team with other specialists including Urban Design and Section 106 Officers; working towards place shaping and the delivery of key developments to meet the growth needs of the Borough.
This is an excellent platform for you to progress a professional career in the historic environment.
*To be eligible for the salary increase of £32,588 to £36,425, you must achieve full membership of the IHBC, meet your performance agreement targets and comply with the Council’s code of conduct.
This post is a full time role. However, all applications will be considered.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Sarah Wells, Planning Projects Team Leader on 01483 523488.
We do not accept CVs without a completed application form. Strictly no agencies please.
Closing date for applications: 9:00am on Tuesday 18 September 2018.
Interview date: Wednesday 26 September 2018.
Please note we do not accept applications after the time given on the advert.
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