Gloucestershire Strategic Planning Coordinator

Reference:Tewkesbury Borough Council 

Salary: £51,003 - £56,106

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Fixed Term  

Location:Tewkesbury Borough Council Public Service Centre Gloucester Road Tewkesbury - GL20 5TT 

Closing date:23 February 2018 at midnight 

This is a unique, once in a career opportunity for a high performing and motivated strategic planning professional with big ambitions. You will lead work with partners to shape the future of Gloucestershire, a vibrant, successful and beautiful county with big growth ambitions.


This exciting new role is responsible to the Gloucestershire Economic Growth Joint Committee (GEGJC) to co-ordinate spatial planning across all six districts in the county. You will influence the future growth and success of our communities and places by facilitating the joint decisions of partner authorities to determine the most appropriate and sustainable broad locations for future development.

This post will lead the development of a high-level future growth strategy for Gloucestershire. Through the partnership with all Gloucestershire councils, GFirstLEP and partner agencies the strategy will setout our broad plans for sustainable growth to meet future housing, economic growth needs and infrastructure requirements.

The post will report to the Chair of the GEGJC Senior Officer Group and will be located at GFirst LEP offices, Oxstalls, Gloucester. There will also be a requirement to travel across Gloucestershire for partnership working on a regular basis.


The post has been established for an initial three year period, applications on the basis of a secondment or consultancy will also be considered, providing the arrangement fulfils the requirements of the post.


Application Information

To apply, please visit www.tewkesbury.gov.uk/jobs for

an application form and further details.

For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Mike Dawson, Chair of the GEGJC Senior Officer Group on 01684 272001