Principal Planning Officer
We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to fill the post of Principal Planning Officer, within a small team of Planning Officers responsible for Development Management issues covering part of the Mid Devon District.
You will process a wide range of more complex planning casework within a defined area of the district, and provide advice on planning matters to users of the service and interested parties. You will also advise from a DM perspective on the preparation of policy guidance and documents as necessary. You will have knowledge of planning legislation, procedures and practice and have experience in Development Management.
The successful applicant will fulfill an important role within the area team providing assistance to the Area Team Leader and Group Manager (Development) and will represent the District Council at Public Inquiries and Informal Hearings as necessary.
A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.
For an informal discussion about the post, contact Lucy Hodgson, Area Team Leader(ATL) on 01884 234905, Adrian Devereaux (ATL) on 01884 234267 or Alison Fish (ATL) on 01884 234266.
Visit our website at: www.middevon.gov.uk for full application details, or alternatively for an application pack, please contact:
Human Resources, Mid Devon District Council, Phoenix House, Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6PP
Tel: (01884) 234331 – out of hours answerphone service
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12 April 2019 at 1.00 pm
POST NUMBER: PD04-1~
VACANCY NUMBER: 2019009
Committed to Equality of Opportunity, we welcome applications from all sections of the community