View Vacancy -- Principal Planning Officer (Policy)
Principal Planning Officer (Planning Policy/Transportation Planning)
Grade: P06 (£43,734 - £46,758)
Closing Date: 25/11/2018
Haringey Council & the Role
We are looking for a Head of Service and a Principal Planning Officer in our Planning Policy and Transportation Planning service.
Haringey is entering into a particularly exciting time in terms of Planning Policy with the following being projects that will be taken forward imminently for which the team will be responsible for:
- The next stage of the Wood Green Area Action Plan- 6,500 units and 4,000 jobs
- Reviewing our Local Plan and associated DPDs
- Implementing a Sustainable Transport strategy with a big emphasis on cycling
In addition working with the Development Management Teams and Housing Teams in delivering 1000 council homes over the next 4 years and with the Sustainability teams on improving air quality and delivering carbon reductions and district energy.
We are particularly looking for a Principal Planner with experience or interest in increasing cycling.
Haringey’s vision for the future is one of sustainable growth – in housing and jobs – and on helping our residents and businesses take advantage of that growth. Our vision also makes clear that growth will be focussed in our priority regeneration areas; Tottenham and Wood Green.
The planning team is based in Wood Green – opposite the Piccadilly Line tube station. Our friendly, talented workforce is drawn from across the globe and benefit from a positive, flexible working environment that embraces a range of progressive working practices, including flexible and home-working.
Haringey is a diverse borough of 29 conservation areas and numerous Listed Buildings, and home to London’s largest Housing Zone. We have embarked on an ambitious regeneration programme with plans for 17,000 new homes and 4,000 new jobs, and the potential for new train and tube connections to central London and beyond.
This opportunity is closed to applications.