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Planning Support Officer

  • Employer: Sevenoaks District Council
  • Reference: SDC/22/219499
  • Published: Wed 16/11/2022, 10:42 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 04/12/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,072 - £28,515
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Argyle Road, Kent

Are you looking to take the next step in your Planning Career?

Our Support team is a key element in the planning application process and making a difference to our residents.

You’ll mainly focus on applications that are referred to the Development Control Committee or those liable to pay the Community Infrastructure Levy. If you’ve worked in a Planning environment, then you’ll know how important attention to detail is when handling all planning applications and you’ll be comfortable working to tight deadlines.

You’ll display your confidence in dealing with a wide range of data when dealing with a variety of complex planning queries. Your experience with customers will also allow you to communicate effectively showing empathy and diplomacy towards everyone.

Working in a small team of 5 you’ll benefit from the experiences of your colleagues and develop your planning knowledge further to drive your planning career forward.

This role will be based at our Council Offices, Argyle Road, Sevenoaks Kent TN13 1HG. We currently operate a hybrid working model for the majority of our roles where your working time will be divided between the office (2-3 days) and home working (2-3 days).

Previous applicants need not apply. 

Do you want to know more about the role?

Please contact Josh Shears, Planning Support Team Leader, on 01732 227369 for an informal discussion about the role.

For agency enquiries, please contact Lucy Wraxall, Recruitment & Onbaording Advisor, on 017322 227383 

Do you want to ensure you have the best chance of being shortlisted?

Read the Job Description and Personal Specification attached to the role and ensure that your supporting statement explains how you meet the essential requirements as your application will be judged against these criteria.

Closing date:  4th December 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 12th December 2022

 

 

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  • Job Description
  • Employer: Sevenoaks District Council
  • Reference: SDC/22/219499
  • Published: Wed 16/11/2022, 10:42 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 04/12/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,072 - £28,515
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Argyle Road, Kent

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