Assistant Planner (Planning Policy)

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£22,677 - £28,525 plus attractive financial benefits including a retention bonus
Posted
29 Jun 2017
Closes
23 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Assistant, Planner

Chiltern and South Bucks District Councils care passionately about protecting their environment (e.g. AONB, Green Belt, town and villages character) whilst also planning positively to meet local development needs and delivering sustainable development.  The councils are undertaking shared working and are looking to recruit an Assistant Planner in the joint Planning Policy team, based in Amersham, to work across the two districts. 

We are looking to recruit either a recent graduate anticipating a planning degree or someone with planning experience looking for an assistant planner role.  You would join the councils at a professionally exciting and challenging time with the team working on an emerging new Local Plan, key evidence base studies, complex Duty to Co-operate engagement, supporting a number of neighbourhood plans and delivering a range of related projects. 

For more information about this post please contact Phillip Gill, Principal Planning Officer on 01494 732951.

Benefits include a retention bonus, payment of RTPI subscription where relevant, a Childcare Voucher Scheme, Local Government Pension Scheme, flexible working hours, free parking and, as Investors in People Councils, we are committed to training and developing our staff.

As equal opportunities employers the councils can offer a range of flexible work options and all applications and part time requests will be considered.

To apply for the post please go to our website by clicking apply.

All applications must be made online by clicking on the apply now button and completing the application form. Please complete the form fully as there will not be an option for you to upload a CV. For any general queries please contact Human Resources on 01494 732155.