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Planning Officer x 2

Mole Valley District Council
£25,780 - £29,434
Dorking, Surrey
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
11/08/2014 at 23:55 PM
Mole Valley District Council

The Role

This remit will include dealing with a variety of planning and other applications, carrying out site visits, negotiations and modifications, preparing recommendations and processing appeals. The successful applicant(s) will ideally have had some experience of working in a planning service (preferably in dealing with development control applications) and be a graduate working towards Membership of the RTPI.

Mole Valley District Council

Mole Valley District Council provides services to 80,300 residents across 100 square miles of outstanding Surrey countryside outside the M25 and mid-way between London and the south coast. Apart from the main towns of Dorking and Leatherhead, the majority of the area comprises quintessentially English villages dotted amongst beauty spots such as Boxhill, Leith Hill, and the North Downs. All posts are based in the market town of Dorking. Out teams work in a friendly, dynamic, interesting and lively environment where there is a very professional ethos.

Further Information 

For an informal discussion on the roles and responsibilities of the post, please contact Gary Rhoades-Brown - Development Control Manager at gary.rhoades-brown@molevalley.gov.uk – 01306879240 or the Corporate Head of Service – James Lalor on 01306 879237. Alternatively you can contact the HR department at hr.admin@molevalley.gov.uk

Interview dates: TBC

Equal Opportunities

Armed Forces and Reservists

MVDC is supportive of employing those who have previously served, or are currently serving, in the Armed Forces.

Prevention of illegal working: Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006

It is a criminal offence to employ someone, aged 16 or over, who has no right to work in the United Kingdom, or no right to do the work the organisation is offering.

If appointed The Council will require evidence to establish a person’s right to work in the United Kingdom.

How to apply

To apply, please complete our attached application form.

For further queries, please contact hr.admin@molevalley.gov.uk

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