Craven District Council

Craven District Council

Planning Support Officer

Working as a member of the Support Team the role will provide high level of administration to the Development Control Officers, Building Control Officers and assist in the delivery of the Local Land Charges service. Closing Date: 20th July 2018

Full Time

£17,007 - £18,672

We are looking for a keen individual who enjoys a varied role, can work on their own initiative but yet part of a team, pay attention to detail, be highly organised and able to plan and prioritise effectively, possess strong IT skills although in-house training will be provided including use of a Document Management System.

 Key duties of the role will include:

  • Register, validate and carry out associated processes in connection with planning applications;
  • Process planning appeals;
  • Process incoming emails;
  • Deal with telephone and face to face enquiries;
  • Prepare documents for Planning Committee.


A minimum of 2 years’ experience within an office environment is desirable or possess strong skills in this area.

 Job Share or Term time may be considered. 

 If you are interested in applying for the role and would like to find out more before you apply, contact Joanne Bosher, LLC/Planning Support Manager on 01756 706351 or for an informal discussion.

For an application form please visit our How to Apply page.

Closing Date:  20th July 2018

Interview Date:  tbc