Senior Planning Officer (Enforcement)

Location
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
Salary
Grade 10 - £32,878 to £34,788 per annum
Posted
20 Apr 2019
Closes
12 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner, Senior

Your opportunity

In our brand-new offices in the centre of the town of Newcastle-under-Lyme we have a purpose-built facility that is home to no less than 4 public sector organisations – it’s a physical manifestation of Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council’s commitment to working in partnership, leading major regeneration programmes and its ability to translate good ideas into great outcomes. We are in a very attractive and affordable part of the West Midlands with the Peak District and the Shropshire Hills on our doorstep and equidistant from Manchester in the North and Birmingham in the South.

Senior Planning Officer (Enforcement)

£32,878 - £34,788 per annum – Grade 10 - (plus Market Supplement between £849 and £1155 per annum until 31st August 2019, with a review this Spring)

We are looking for a Senior Planning Officer to lead on the planning enforcement work of the Development Management Team within the Planning Service; to develop and implement enforcement policy and systems and to undertake the preparation of expediency reports on enforcement cases; make recommendations on principally but not solely retrospective applications; where appropriate determine retrospective planning applications; and to contribute to other corporate priorities undertaken within the Directorate. 

The post holder will assist the Development Management Team Manager in the supervision and direction of the Enforcement Officer, and support staff within the Development Management Team.

You will be a Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute and have development management experience within a local planning authority, and ideally have had responsibility for planning enforcement.

For an informal conversation contact either Elaine Moulton (Development Management Team Manager) 01782 742408 or Guy Benson (Head of Planning) 07961 668246.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification for this post and to download an application form please please click on the 'Apply Button'.

Closing date: Sunday 12th May 2019.

 

 

 

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