Planning Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 28/01/2019 08:00
£26,470 - £29,909
Job Category:
Planning / Building Control
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Closing date:
28 Jan
Further Information

Northumberland National Park Authority is looking to recruit a Planning Officer to play an integral role in providing a positive and proactive Development Management service in a way that respects the character of the National Park.

Our planning officers handle an interesting and challenging range of case work, providing pre-application advice to prospective applicants, leading on any planning appeals and compliance and enforcement work.

You will be educated to graduate level in town planning, accredited by RTPI or have a demonstrably equivalent qualification or experience. This post could suit someone early in their career as well as someone who has more experience. You will need to have the confidence, skills and expertise to negotiate with applicants to secure high quality schemes which enhance and do not damage the special qualities of Northumberland National Park.

You must be able to communicate effectively and clearly with applicants, colleagues, Authority Members and local communities on planning matters.

Please see our website for an application form and further details.

An application pack is also attached to this advert - please see Supporting documents above.

Informal enquiries can be made to Susannah Buylla at or 01434 605555.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.