Deputy Team Leader for Development Management (Planning)

  • Location
    South Croydon, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 22.1 - £ 27.6 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Property and Housing
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Construction & Property - Planner

  • Deputy Team Leader for Development Management (Planning)

  • Public Sector - Local Authority

  • Full Time - 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

  • Temporary role - 3 months with possible extension - Mat/Pat Cover

  • £22.10 per hour PAYE / £27.60 per hour Umbrella

  • Hybrid working - minimum of 2 days in office per week

  • IT equipment provided

  • Paid Annual Leave entitlement (PAYE route only)


  • To manage up to 3 officer ranging in experience from Planning Officer to Senior Planning Officer. Providing professional advice and mentoring together with the day to day management functions

  • To deal with a caseload of complex minors to Major and Strategic Planning Applications

  • Involvement Service Improvements as part of the wider Development Management Team

  • Present applications to planning committee for decision

  • Represent the Local Planning Authority at Appeal in time to take decisions on Planning Applications under Delegated Powers

Essential Qualifications and Skills

  1. Planning Qualifications

  2. Planning management experience

  3. Experience of dealing with large and complex planning applications

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