Planner/Senior Planner

Location Maidstone, Kent, England
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££25 - £26.50 per hour
Contact name: Thomas Plant

Contact email:
Job ref: RQ433608_1626701448
Published: 13 days ago
Startdate: 25.07.2021

Planner/Senior Planner
Full-time contract
2-Month contract

A planning officer is required who has at least three years experience working on principally householder applications and who can manage a high case load and determine applications to an agreed deadline.


  • Appraise and evaluate applications.
  • Negotiate and develop breaches of planning control.
  • Advise or assist in advising members of the planning committee.
  • Required to attend the Planning Committee meeting from time to time.
  • Compose and explain the Council's case in Court proceedings.
  • Establish and maintain contact with the public, applicants and their professional agents.
  • Assist where required in the validation of planning applications.
  • Investigations of alleged breaches of planning control or planning application site visits.


  • Degree in Planning or related subject.
  • Member of the MRTPI or would qualify for membership.
  • Driving License with access to a vehicle.

For more information please call Tom on 0161 667 0020 or email