Planning Assistant/Officer (Career Graded)
  • Employer: Place
  • Reference: PPLN2893
  • Published: Fri 09/04/2021, 7:20 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 21/04/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: JG4 £20,092 – JG6 £25,481 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

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Planning Assistant/Officer (Career Graded)

Directorate:                         Place             

Starting salary:                   JG4 £20,092 – JG6 £25,481 per annum

Location:                               Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare

Hours:                                    37 hours per week

Contract:                               Permanent

Closing date:                       Wednesday 21 April 2021



We have a position for an enthusiastic team player looking to join a busy planning team dealing with a range of planning applications, general planning queries and appeals.


Ideally, we would like you to have either a degree, (or be nearing the completion of a recognised degree) in a town planning related discipline or have substantial relevant experience in planning.  A general understanding of planning law and procedure; good written and oral communication skills; and a commitment to putting customers first are essential.


This is a career graded position in a beautiful part of the country with good prospects of progression.  Starting salary will be dependent on qualifications and experience.



Want to know more and apply?


For an informal discussion, please contact our Applications & Consents Service Manager Simon Exley  on 01934 426127.


Visit to download an application pack and apply online.


Anticipated interview date:         Thursday 29 April 2021


North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.


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