Everyone has heard of Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon, but did you know we have two world class theatres, some of the best landscapes in the county including the Cotswolds AONB, West Midlands Green Belt, numerous Conservation Areas and we have recently been awarded one of the 14 new Garden Villages.
The Planning Applications Team is working hard to maintain high performance levels. We are looking for a permanent Planner to complete the Planners Team. The successful candidate will need to be enthusiastic and able to get up to speed quickly with a heavy and diverse range of casework, including rural and urban market towns and have a positive attitude to development.
You will be part of the team responsible for a varied caseload focussed on minor applications of all types including development within the Cotswold AONB, and listed buildings applications The post includes regular attendance at Planning Committee and appeal work – both written representations and informal hearings.
You should have a degree or postgraduate qualification in planning or related discipline and either be a member of or working towards membership of the RTPI. Experience of relevant casework is essential.
For an informal discussion please contact Karen Tate, Team Leader (Planners- East Team) on 01789 260359, or Dave Kenyon (Planners – West Team) on 01789 260315
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 30th April 2018.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 8th May 2018.
In addition to an open and friendly environment, you’ll enjoy an excellent benefits package including BUPA cash plan, potential for job share a minimum of 23 days annual leave, flexi-time, and access to the Local government Pension Scheme and office car park.