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Graduate Planner

  • Employer: Southwark Council
  • Reference: SC04001
  • Published: Tue 15/12/2020, 8:23 AM
  • Closing on: Sat 13/02/2021, 8:23 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours/week
  • Salary: £30618 - £34689 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London Borough, Southwark

The role

2 x Permanent Roles / 1 x 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

If you are applying for the fixed-term post, this can be offered on a secondment basis. Please ensure you have prior agreement from your current line manager

The Planning Policy and Digital Transformation Officer roles are to work on housing and monitoring, digital, energy, design and monitoring for the Team Leader.

This role will involve research, monitoring, partnership working and working with consultants as well as working on the Local Plan.

Suitable candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge and experience of planning policy particularly an understanding of strategic planning issues, how to research them and explain them in planning policies and excellent digital skills as the candidates will be working on digital transformations.

The Transport Policy Team are looking for a Graduate Transport Planner. The post is located in the Planning Division which is part of the Chief Executive's Department of Southwark Council.

The team leads the Council's thinking on the movement of people, and how we can shape the quality of place and improve the experience within it.

We design and monitor transport policies, assess planning applications for the impact on the transport environment and develop projects to deliver transport improvements across the borough.

To support your growth as a transport planner there will be opportunities for both in house and external training. Southwark is a central London borough which is changing rapidly being at the centre of a dynamic world city.

The council is committed to regeneration and is promoting major changes in many parts of the borough to tackle problems of multiple deprivation, increase opportunity and promote sustainable development.

About the Role As a graduate transport planner, you will be working with Transport Planners, Engineers, Project Managers, Planners and Elected members for the development and review of transport strategies , major transport projects and providing transport input for planning applications.

You will support the operational delivery of the Transport Policy team by assisting transport planners in the management of project programmes. You will also support Transport Planners with the preparation of projects, strategies and consultation.

We want to develop you and provide training and support to increase skills and experience within a very experienced Transport team.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please complete the application form and submit your suitability for the role, by using the Personal Specification to highlight your skills. The Personal Specification can be found at the bottom of this page.

(COVID-19) - information for job applicants Southwark Council are following the most recent Government guidelines surrounding Corona virus. During this period, we still look forward to receiving your application and if successful, we will be conducting interviews remotely via video link. Details will be confirmed via email, if successful.

Recruitment timetable

We reserve the right to close this advert before the stated closing date. Please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Closing date: Thursday 07 January 2021

Interviews date: Tuesday 19 / Wednesday 20 January 2021

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  • Employer: Southwark Council
  • Reference: SC04001
  • Published: Tue 15/12/2020, 8:23 AM
  • Closing on: Sat 13/02/2021, 8:23 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours/week
  • Salary: £30618 - £34689 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London Borough, Southwark

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