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Planning Policy Assistant

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.


£21,687 – £24,507 pa

Town Hall, St Ives Road, Maidenhead , Berkshire


Full Time

37 hours per week.


19/08/2018 at 23:59 PM



Vacancy Description

If you are talented and enthusiastic graduate looking for challenges and opportunities to make a difference to local places as well as develop a professional career in planning, the busy, committed and friendly policy team at the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead may offer just what you are looking for.

The Royal Borough has a number of exciting projects taking place in its area including urban and waterway regeneration projects. This training position offers candidates a chance to gain experience in a wide range of plan making tasks including preparation of the 3 different types of Local Plans, neighbourhood planning, SPD preparation, infrastructure and monitoring work along with evidence base preparation. Not only will you have a diverse, interesting and challenging workload you will have the opportunity to study for a planning qualification to open up career possibilities as a professional planner. There may also be opportunities to be involved in affordable housing and CIL work.

We operate flexible approaches to working including a mixture of hot desking and homeworking for planning personnel.

Full details of the role and the career opportunities it offers please see the attached job accountabilities.

If you would like further information about the role, please contact Helen Murch, Planning Policy Manager on 01628 796447 or

Closing date: 19 August 2018

Interviews: w/c 28 August 2018

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