Planning Officer

Location
Dulverton, Somerset
Salary
​£24,657-£28,221 per annum (subject to the results of Job Evaluation Review)
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
05 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner

Planning Officer

£24,657-£28,221 per annum

(subject to the results of Job Evaluation Review)

Become part of the National Park family and help protect Exmoor’s special qualities and contribute to sustainable development across one of England’s most stunning and varied landscapes.

Based at our Head Office in Dulverton, Somerset, set in a beautiful wooded valley, beside the river Barle, you will join the Development Management Team in delivering an effective, efficient and community focussed planning service.

You will need a degree in Town and Country Planning or equivalent experience, excellent communication skills, be able to prioritise and meet statutory targets and deadlines, and work effectively as part of a team.

We offer flexible working, 29 days annual leave plus bank holidays, paid sickness leave, family friendly policies, two staff study days a year and the opportunity to work with professional colleagues within a variety of specialisms such as wildlife, landscape, woodlands, historic environment, rights of way.  You will also benefit from a wider network of professionals as part of the National Park family.

For more information, download the Recruitment Pack and application form from our website by clicking on the 'Apply Button' and follow the ‘Jobs and Volunteering Opportunities’ link

Telephone: 01398 322205 (24 hour answer machine)

Email: info@exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk

Closing date:  5 February 2019 (12.00 midday)