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Vacancy Details

Validation Assistant (16 hours/3 days a week)

Sevenoaks District Council
£23,071 - £25,408 (Pro rata)
Council Offices, Argyle Road
Working Pattern:
Part Time
16 hours per week. 3 days (Tuesday, Thursday & Friday).
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/10/2019 at 23:55 PM
Sevenoaks District Council

We are looking for a part time Validation Assistant to work with us in our committed and busy Validation Team. The team plays a key role in the Council’s handling of planning applications.  The role involves registering, validating and initial processing of planning applications and ensuring the correct consultation and publicity is carried out.
You will need to have excellent communication, organisational and IT skills and a commitment to providing excellent customer service.  In addition, your desire to manage your workload and work closely with the general public, using tact and diplomacy, will enable you to provide a second to none service to the residents of the Sevenoaks District.
Starting salary will be dependent upon skills and experience.
For an informal discussion about this post please contact Mrs Gemma Johnstone, Validation Team Supervisor, on 01732 227499 or Mrs Evelyn Gilder, Office Manager on 01732 227306.

Interview Date: 29th October 2019

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. For any technical queries regarding the application form, please contact the JGP Support team on 0207 427 8250 or by email - Support@jobsgopublic.com.

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