Cheshire East Council – Conservation Officers

logo£26,470 – £30,756 pa (Grade 8)
37 hrs pw
Job ref: WB 00003P Permanent/ WB 00003Q Temporary (2 years)

Cheshire East is planning for substantial growth and now seeks to strengthen its Heritage and Design Team within the Development Management Service to meet new challenges around the protection of the Borough’s wealth of important heritage assets. We are looking for Conservation Officers to add to our existing team providing advice on heritage related applications, undertaking reviews of Conservation Areas and developing and implementing our approach to Buildings at Risk.

If you want to be part of our award-winning council and contribute to our ongoing success, have the flexibility and drive to enable us to innovate, are committed to working as part of a team and strive to deliver exceptional service wherever you can, we would especially like to hear from you. As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds and want our workforce to reflect the diversity of our local communities so that we can all work for a Brighter Future – Together.

This position requires you to declare any unspent convictions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemptions Order 1975), where prompted to do so within the application process. You are not required to disclose any spent convictions. The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post.

Membership of a relevant professional body, and a post graduate qualification in historic building conservation or equivalent/similar.

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For an informal discussion on this post, please contact Ian Dale 01625383732 or David Hallam 01625 383733

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Closing date: 17 October 2018

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