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Planning Support Officer / Technical Assistant

Full Time




Maternity Cover—up to 12 months

Full Time -  37 hours per week

Salary £18,795—£21,589 per annum  pro rata (dependant on experience)

We are recruiting for a Planning Support Assistant or a Planning Technical Assistant to cover a period of maternity leave, grade of post will depend on experience. You will be responsible for the provision of administrative and/or technical and procedural support and provide advice to the Council’s Development Management service users. 

Up to date working knowledge of planning legislation is essential, as is previous experience of working in an office environment.  You will be educated to a minimum of 5 GCSE’s at Grade C or above including English and Maths or relevant equivalent qualifications or experience. 

 For an informal discussion, please contact Sue Pennington, Planning Performance Team Leader on 01237 428781.   Further details and an application form are available from 

Closing Date: Wednesday 21 August 2019

Interview Date:  Week commencing 02 September 2019