Wokingham Borough Council is looking to recruitment a planning officer to a 12 month fixed term contract maternity cover post in our busy planning applications team. A full driving licence and access to a car are required for site visits.
Whether you are looking for your first planning officer role or already have a couple of years experience in processing planning applications we would like to hear from you.
Wokingham is an attractive, historic market town located within the properous Thames Valley, 30 miles west of London and consistently voted as one of the best places to live in the UK.
We are looking for someone eager to learn more about Planning and can teach you how to assess and write up planning applications for small scale development. We need someone with strong communication skills and a customer focused approach.
Wokingham Borough Council offers a range of employee benefits, including generous annual leave, flexible working opportunities and an excellent pension. We’re committed to making you feel empowered in your work, whether that’s through approachable and engaged management, or extra training to enhance your expertise. This is combined with great development opportunities, meaning you’ll feel supported and encouraged at every stage of your career.
Closing Date: 11pm, 20 September 2021. Interviews 24 September.