Cherwell District Council Jobs

Design & Conservation

Senior Conservation Officer X 2 Ref DCT004 & DCT005

1 x CDC Grade 8: £33,349.58 – £37,723.29 per annum, 37 hours per week

1 x SNC Grade 5: £30,546 – £35,359 per annum pro rata, 29.4 hours per week

Plus benefits

The Job:

The Joint Design and Conservation Team provides a shared service to South Northamptonshire and Cherwell District Councils and leads on securing high quality design and a long lasting legacy for development in both Districts. We are currently looking to recruit two Senior Conservation Officers to the team. The successful candidates will sit within a friendly and dynamic team and it is intended that one position will be based in Bodicote near Banbury and the other at Towcester.

Together, the two Districts have 122 conservation areas and over 4000 listed buildings. The role is varied and you will be responsible for providing expert heritage advice on planning applications; the production Conservation Area Appraisals / Management Plans; the production of advisory publications and best practice guidance. We are also updating our Design and Conservation Strategy that will set out our approach for the next five years and provides an overview of the work that the team undertakes.

Closing date: Noon on Friday 30 June 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 20 July 2017

For more information please contact Clare Mitchell on 01295 221845

To download an application pack and apply for the post, please visit the council’s intranet or contact the Human Resources Department on 01295 221528

If interested go to the Cherwell site here for more info, to apply, and to view the Candidate Brief or Recruitment packages.


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