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Vacancy Details

Principal Planning Lawyer

Sevenoaks District Council
£48,086 - £51,001 plus £5,000 Market Related Payment
Council Offices, Argyle Road
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/10/2017 at 23:55 PM
Sevenoaks District Council

A new position has been created within our busy Legal Team for a self-motivated Principal Planning Lawyer.

We are a high performing and self-sufficient authority with an enviable track record of providing excellent services for residents. We are committed to recruiting Officers who provide excellent customer service. 

You will be an ambitious and highly effective solicitor or barrister with a current practicing certificate.  You will have significant relevant experience of Town and County Planning matters and will be looking for a planning lawyer role mainly supporting the Council's development management and strategic planning functions. 

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Martin Goodman, Head of Legal and Democratic Services, on 01732 227245.

Intevriew Date - TBC

Equal Opportunities

Sevenoaks – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Sevenoaks District Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply

Please apply online (see below). If this is not possible, please contact a member of the HR team by either emailing recruitment@sevenoaks.gov.uk or contacting us on 01732 227383 to discuss how we can assist you in applying.

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