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Principal Planning Policy Officer

  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/22/218888
  • Published: Thu 10/11/2022, 17:58 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 05/12/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, Full and part time Flexible Hours
  • Salary: Scale 7 £40,478 - £43,516
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Blaby District Council Offices, Leicestershire

PRINCIPAL PLANNING POLICY OFFICER

Scale 7 £40,478 - £43,516

Plus Comprehensive Benefits Package

Full and part time Flexible Hours

Permanent

 

Are you an experienced and enthusiastic Planner who wants to drive forward an ambitious Local Plan? Are you passionate about creating a great place to live, work and visit?

Maybe you are thinking it’s time to step up to your next career challenge? Or perhaps you are a committed planning professional needing a new career opportunity?

Did you answer Yes?

If so, we might just have the perfect role for you and would very much like to hear from you!

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a professional planning policy team as a Principal Planning Policy Officer.  This role is both varied and interesting. 

You will be an integral part of the team working on the Local Plan, which is reaching a key stage. We are planning for a step change in housing growth with the potential to include new garden villages in the district. At the same time you will help drive forward climate change, biodiversity and health objectives within the plan.

This role offers a great opportunity to broaden your planning knowledge and experience, expand your skills as a planner; and is both challenging and rewarding.

Have a look at the job description……

Job Description & Person Specification

Still not sure whether this is the right opportunity for you?

Maybe these benefits will convince you….

Free Parking, Local Government Pension Scheme, Career Progression, Flexible/Hybrid Working, Discounts on Holidays and Shopping, Discount gym membership, Generous annual leave, sickness entitlement and much more!

To find out what more is on offer, please see our Employee benefits page.

Or why not speak to Vicky Chapman, our Planning Policy and Strategy Manager for an informal chat and can be contacted on 0116 272 7775. 

To apply for this exciting opportunity, we need you to complete only 3 simple steps:

Step 1 Send us your current Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Step 2 Provide a cover letter describing your planning policy experience

Step 3 Complete an equality declaration document (link below)

Equal Opportunities/Declaration Form

Please return all 3 documents to human.resources@blaby.gov.uk no later than 5th December 2022 midday

Interviews will be held on 15th December 2022

 

Should you have any technical issues when applying, please email the Human Resources team at human.resources@blaby.gov.uk.

Blaby District Council is committed to equality of opportunity for all, and we welcome applications from all diversities. We are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people and those in the Armed Forces, and therefore as a Disability Confident Employer and to show that we commit to the Armed Forces Covenant, we offer a Guaranteed Interview Scheme. Further information can be found on our jobs page.

 

How to Apply

To apply for this exciting opportunity, we need you to complete only 3 simple steps:

Step 1 Send us your current Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Step 2 Provide a cover letter describing your planning policy experience

Step 3 Complete an equality declaration document (link below)

Equal Opportunities/Declaration Form

Apply Now

  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/22/218888
  • Published: Thu 10/11/2022, 17:58 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 05/12/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, Full and part time Flexible Hours
  • Salary: Scale 7 £40,478 - £43,516
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Blaby District Council Offices, Leicestershire

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