Harborough District is situated in rural south Leicestershire and is one of the most prosperous and attractive areas of England, and includes a wealth of heritage and prospective growth areas. Market Harborough, where the characterful, refurbished, Council Offices are situated, was named in the Sunday Times (March 2018) as one of the top best 50 towns to live in the country and one of the top 10 in the East Midlands, and the District has also received similar awards. It enjoys a very high quality of life and you could be benefiting from this to if you join our team.
The Strategic Growth Team has been established to deliver the development identified within the emerging Local Plan and beyond. In order to do this, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Administrative Support Assistant to help support the support the Development Management process of the team.
You will need to be a team player with a ‘can – do’ approach; committed to meeting challenging targets and helping to maintain the quality of the environment across the District. In return, we will offer you plentiful and varied experience, contributing to some challenging, large scale and strategic planning applications.
For an informal discussion please contact Mark Patterson, Strategic Growth Team Leader on 01858 821152 or Adrian Eastwood, Development Planning Manager, on 01858 821142. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on FRIDAY 20/05/19. Interviews for the post to be held on 03/06/19.
We offer a range of excellent benefits, including flexible working hours, generous holidays, and discounted leisure facilities membership. Find out more about the benefits of working at Harborough District Council.
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