Planning Officer (Policy)

Hyndburn Borough Council

Planning Officer
Planning Policy
SCP 26 – 28
Salary:  £30,984 – 32,798  pro rata
22.12 Hours per week

Over recent years we’ve established an impressive reputation as a Council with a strong sense of direction and an enviable record for improving services and getting things done.  In developing its local plan, the Council is now undertaking a review of its Core Strategy and developing a Site Allocations DPD which should be submitted to the Secretary of State later this year for examination. The Local Plan is key to the delivery our growth strategy with two major employment sites and a garden village planned in the Borough.

This post is needed to help complete the new Hyndburn Local Plan and to prepare and manage evidence base documents in support of the local plan, including monitoring work, consultation and helping to manage the Examination in Public.  You should be a member of the RTPI and have at least 2 years post qualification experience, a significant proportion of which should be in planning policy.

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To apply for this role please use the application link below or send a CV with covering letter to

Closing Date: 5pm Wednesday 29 June 2022
Vacancy Ref: 2107B