Published: 10th Jul 2019

Website HfdsCouncil Herefordshire Council

Location: Plough Lane
Hours: 37.00 per Week
Grade: HC5 – HC7
Salary: £19,171 – £28,785
Closing Date: 22/07/2019
Interview Date: 29/07/2019

The Development Management team is responding positively to increased economic activity in Herefordshire and is seeking to recruit a Graduate Planning Officers to play a vital role in delivering a high quality service. As a forward thinking unitary authority we continue to train our own planning officers with a variety of work, previous graduates have recently been successful at internal promotions to Senior Level. Working in one of the General Applications Teams you will be responsible for a diverse and interesting caseload covering historic urban environments and truly outstanding countryside. You should be either a member or working towards membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute and have the ability to travel around the county.

We work in modern air conditioned offices and offer excellent mentoring of new officers.
Informal discussion with Kevin Bishop 01432 260756

We welcome applicants whatever their personal characteristics or social identity. All requests for flexible working arrangements and reasonable adjustments will be considered. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria of the job are guaranteed an interview.

Benefits with Herefordshire Council
Holidays: 25 days per year plus 2 days unpaid at Christmas (pro rata for part time)
Pension: LGS pension scheme

Pick your perks – our benefits include access to a range of retail, leisure, holiday and health benefits. This includes savings, cash back and discounts. We also offer an employee assistance programme that means you will have access to confidential support and advice if you ever need it.
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for more details of this role.

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must apply online for this vacancy, we do not accept emailed CV’S.

Please specify whether you have a disability.