Orkney provides a beautiful setting in which to live and work and a wonderful opportunity to combine a fulfilling and challenging career with the best that the islands can offer in terms of lifestyle. Our vibrant and forward-thinking community is regularly voted the happiest and the best place to live in the UK. Our quality of life is second to none. With a rising population, excellent local services, and a multitude of opportunities and facilities to cater for whatever your interests outside of work may be.
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This is an exciting time to join Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council and an opportunity to make a real difference. We are looking for an outstanding Assistant Director for Legal Services who will bring a track record of transforming services and championing good governance, and who is keen to contribute to the Council’s continued improvement.
You will act as the Council’s Monitoring Officer and work closely with Elected Members, the Chief Executive and Strategic Directors as part of the Council’s Strategic Leadership Team. You will ensure that the Council, its officers and Elected Councillors maintain the highest standards of conduct in all they do. You will also manage Legal and Electoral services as well as contribute to the strategic direction, impact and overall performance of the Finance and Customer Services Directorate.
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Housing Division’s Housing Options and Lettings team for a pro-active individual capable of delivering positive outcomes for our customers. As a Housing Options Officer, you will be working with customers to assess their housing circumstances in accordance with the Council’s Lettings Scheme and providing advice about the housing options available to them.
Location: Malton, Ryedale, North Yorkshire.
The role of Head of Communications, Technologies and Business Transformation for Ryedale District Council is a career enhancing opportunity.
As a council we recognise the importance of investing in our communications function, maximising the internal and external benefits of keeping people informed and engaging with a wide range of partners, communities and vitally, the public.
An opportunity has arisen to join the Spatial Policy and Delivery team at Lichfield District Council. We are based in Lichfield city centre, a vibrant city centre which offers an attractive working environment. Lichfield District is situated within the high quality rural environment of south east Staffordshire, adjacent to the West Midlands conurbation. As one of the region’s most sought after locations for housing, the district faces a number of complex and exciting planning challenges, concerning the natural and built historic environment, infrastructure delivery and economic development.
The Planning Enforcement team is a busy team receiving around 700 enforcement cases a year. This is a key role in providing a professional planning input on enforcement cases, in terms of advising the Enforcement Officers on the expediency of enforcement action, engaging with Councillors and progressing cases to formal action. This post, supported by the Planning Manager will also be responsible for drafting decision reports, formal notices and defending the Council’s position at appeal stage.
The full Belfast Waterside scheme – located on the site of the former Sirocco Works – is set to transform the east bank of the city.
Contract Details: This post will work on an annualised hours’ contract with a minimum of 500 hours over a 12 month period.
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated individual, with relevant experience, to provide high level support to the Mayor and Deputy Mayor of the Council.
You should have a clean driving licence, be of smart appearance and be able to communicate at a high level with the Organisation. You should also have a knowledge of local government services, protocol and etiquette and be able to act as toastmaster and master of ceremonies.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Planning and Economic Development Team at Worcester City Council. We are looking appoint a Principal Planning Officer.
Worcester is a great place to work. We have a thriving city centre, investment by cutting edge technology companies, a great wealth of history, a fantastic environment making it somewhere to be proud of. Being such a wonderful place, the role of the Planning Service is crucial to ensuring that the city retains its high quality appearance, character and environment.
Malvern Hills District Council and Wychavon District Council are two proactive and successful local planning authorities situated in accessible, attractive countryside within South Worcestershire. A challenging but very rewarding position has become available within our Planning Enforcement team for a Planning Compliance Officer to actively monitor new build development.