Senior Planning Officer (Policy)

Salary range – up to £37,990 + £1,239 essential car user allowance per annum Golden Hello - £4,000
18 Oct 2018
29 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner, Senior
  • Looking for an opportunity to develop your experience in Local or neighbourhood Planning?
  • Want to be gain experience of the examination process for a Local Plan?
  • Interested in working in a team focussed on Housing Delivery?

This role is required to assist the Policy team in carrying out the Council’s duty to support the delivery of the Local Plan and several neighbourhood plans in the Borough.  You will be required to assist in the preparation of draft policies and evidence gathering to support policy aspirations, and you will have experience related to this work.  You will be enthusiastic and eager to succeed, within a challenging timescale.

We are an ambitious, dynamic and innovative local authority, proud of being one of the highest performing Councils in the country.  Key to our success is our commitment to team working and ongoing development of our high performing, highly engaged workforce, who all share in the delivery of the organisation’s values and corporate objectives.

The borough of Waverley is a beautiful place, consistently rated as one of the best places in the Country to live and to work. The borough is within easy reach of London and the south coast.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Gayle Wootton, Team Leader (Local Plans and Planning Policy) on 01483 523417.

How to apply

Please send your updated CV and supporting statement setting out how you meet the essential criteria on the attached job description/person spec for this post to If you would like assistance, please contact us via or call the Human Resources team on 01483 523388.

This is a full time role.  However, applications for part-time, secondment and job-share opportunities from other Authorities will be considered.

Please submit your CVs in the first instance. Strictly no agencies please.

Closing date for applications: 9:00am on Monday 29 October 2018.

Interview date: Monday 12 November 2018.

Please note we do not accept applications after the time given on the advert.

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