37 hours - Temporary position (Fixed term 12 months)
Starting salary: £33,370
Location: Flexible (Scotland)
This is a temporary, full-time role within NatureScot’s Supporting Good Development (SGD) Activity. You will provide landscape input to support NatureScot’s role in the Planning System. This is input on development management, development planning, and planning policy.
You will assess and provide advice on the likely landscape and visual impacts of a range of larger-scale development applications – principally, renewable energy proposals. You will work closely with colleagues to prepare overall NatureScot responses.
You may be required to provide input to policies and plans that help Scotland’s landscapes change for the better – and that help Scotland’s nature and landscapes play a key role in the creation of great places to live, work, and visit. This post may be required to contribute to landscape project work and the development of guidance for NatureScot and others.
You are expected to have a good understanding of Scotland’s landscape resources, as well as policy and legislation relating to its sound use and management.
For further information go to https://www.nature.scot/about-snh/working-u
Closing date: 12 noon on 9 November 2021.
Interviews are scheduled for 24 November 2021.
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