Directorate: Development and Environment
Starting salary: JG4:- £18,870 per annum
Location: Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Fixed term – up to 12 months
Closing date: Monday 12 November 2018
We are looking for an enthusiastic team player to assist a busy planning team by supporting planning officers dealing with major planning applications and appeals. The focus of the role will be dealing with applications to discharge planning conditions, providing general planning advice and assisting the organisation of planning inquiries.
We would like you to be well organised with good attention to detail. You will need to have good written and oral communication skills and a strong customer focus. A good general understanding of planning law and procedure relating to planning applications would be an advantage.
This could be available as a secondment opportunity. Please ensure you have the permission of your line manager before applying.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Please contact our Strategic Development Service Manager, Roger Willmot, on (01934) 426190 if you would like an informal discussion about the post.
Want to know more and apply?
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: To be confirmed