Planning Officer (175749)
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Department of Place

Development  Service


Planning Officer

Band 5 to PO1 £18,426 - £32,878 pa (pro-rata for part-time posts)

1 x 37 hours per week


Based at Britannia House, Bradford.


The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.


The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate.  Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application.


The Council is seeking to recruit to fill vacant posts in the Planning Service. Postholders will be required to process planning applications and appeals, and to give guidance to applicants, agents, the general public and members of the Council on matters related to the Planning Service. The role aims to contribution to the regeneration of Bradford and the achievement of a sustainable Metropolitan District, ensure the best practicable level of customer service and to contribute to the achievement of corporate and service targets.


For further information regarding these posts please contact Mark Hutchinson on 01274 434605 or email

Closing Date: 5th January 2020


  Please find the Job Profile attached:  Planning Officer JP.docx