Planning Team Leader – 24 hours per week (part time)
Rother is a vibrant and inclusive district and we are looking for a forward-thinking Team Leader to lead our talented and enthusiastic planning team. You will be determined to do your best and help shape the Rother of the future to the benefit of all who live and work here.
We are looking to appoint a suitable candidate to the role of Team Leader in Development Management. The successful applicant will bring their experience to a critical role dealing with major and other significant applications in both rural and urban situations at a time of growth in the District. The post-holder will also have responsibility for managing and guiding planning officers at various levels in the Development Management team.
As a valuable member of our planning team, you’ll join a progressive council that always puts their customers first. We know that in order to provide the best for our residents, businesses and visitors, we need to do the same for our people. We have set out to make our workplaces happy and safe environments where staff feel content and valued.
Excellent project and staff management skills are essential. You’ll use your specialist knowledge to quickly become a vital member of the team. You’ll need to have excellent analysis and problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to appreciate the long-term vision of the work you’re doing.
If you would like an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Samuel Batchelor, Development Manager on: (01424) 787615 or via email: [email protected]
The job description and application form are available to download from our website. Click the apply button below
Any queries and applications returned electronically should be emailed to: [email protected]
Relocation packages are available to assist the right candidate.
The closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on: Wednesday 30th June 2021 Interview dates TBC
We welcome applications from all backgrounds and community sectors