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Planning Intern (12 month Fixed Term Contract)

  • Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
  • Reference: 711639 and 711919
  • Published: Wed 04/01/2023, 13:55 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 29/01/2023, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 3 £21,575-£21,968 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Shute End/Home Working, Berkshire

Two placement students wanted in busy Local Authority Planning Department to start August 2023 for one year. Are you currently studying for a degree in Planning or Geography or a similar field and looking for a placement year? We are offerring the opportunity to work in our Planning team and learn how to validate and determine planning applications and investigate breaches of planning control. You will receive lots of on the job training and be able to rotate around teams. The placement is for a minimum of 12 months starting around the beginning of August 2023 and ending around the end of August 2024, start and end dates are flexible to fit in with university term dates. We understand that this experience will contribute towards your degree course and we will liaise with your university and provide them with updates.

Wokingham is an attractive, historic market town located in the propserous Thames Valley in the heart of Berkshire and 40 miles west of London. With easy access to the M4 and M3 motorways and on a train line between Reading and Waterloo and also Reading and Gatwick.

You will be provided with a laptop and a mix of home working and office working is available. Applicants should have a full driving licence and access to a car to undertake site visits. We are looking for people with great IT skills and a customer focused approach.

Closing Date: 29th January 2023, 11pm

Interviews will be held over Teams on 10 February.

For an informal discussion, please contact Marcia Head at marcia.head@wokingham.gov.uk

Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.

Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.

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  • Candidate briefing note - Competency Based Interview
  • Competency Framework
  • job description
  • Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
  • Reference: 711639 and 711919
  • Published: Wed 04/01/2023, 13:55 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 29/01/2023, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 3 £21,575-£21,968 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Shute End/Home Working, Berkshire

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