Heritage Officer Ref:3009477

About the Role
We reserve the right to close vacancies earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications. If interested, please complete an application as early as possible.

Liverpool is a world class city with a wealth of heritage and cultural assets, and residents who care passionately about their city. Following renewed investment in the Planning service a number of significant opportunities have arisen to join the city’s planning service and make an invaluable contribution to the city’s future development, growth and regeneration and the securing of positive outcomes for the city’s neighbourhoods and residents.

It is a perfect time to join the service. We are looking for people with a positive and proactive approach, with experience of working in an urban area and who have extensive experience of ensuring the delivery of and championing quality placemaking. We want people who are customer focussed and driven to provide a modern, business friendly Planning Service.

As the Heritage Officer you will be required to provide specialist professional advice on built-heritage issues and to promote built-heritage initiatives and the maintenance of the city’s historic environment assets for the city and its citizens and provide a professional, modern business friendly customer focussed service. Also to assist in the review of the condition of the city’s historic buildings, including assistance with any statutory action required to assure preservation, including service of Urgent Works and Repairs Notices and implementation of any related works, including compulsory acquisition and to provide advice both within the City Council and for the public on procedural and technical matters relating to the sympathetic repair and alteration of historic buildings and for works affecting the historic environment

If you would like to know more about the role or have an informal chat please contact Jill McCluskey Coordination Officer on 0151 351 1156 or via email jill.mccluskey@liverpool.gov.uk

Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.

How to Apply and Additional Information
For details on how to apply for this vacancy with Liverpool City Council please scroll to the end of the advert of this vacancy and click on Apply for job.

We advise you save the job description and person specification on your own device (e.g. laptop, tablet, mobile), as once the closing date has passed they will not be accessible.

We value our employees and aim to create a positive, progressive, and open work culture that supports everyone to thrive.

Working for Liverpool City Council has some great benefits, click here to find out more. You can also find out about our Health and Wellbeing offer here.

We are working hard to ensure that the council is inclusive in recruitment, retention, support, and progression. Click here to find out about how we support our staff.

If you have ambition for yourself and this city, thrive on challenges and getting results, share our values and strive to make others feel valued, then we want to hear from you.

If you live in Liverpool, are unemployed, and require help with your application, please contact our employment and skills team at liverpoolinwork@liverpool.gov.uk or on 0151 233 5312 to register and receive support. More information at www.liverpoolinwork.co.uk

Liverpool City Council is committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and believe that the decision to appoint should be based upon whether an individual’s skills, experience, qualifications, and abilities make them the most suitable candidate for the role.

If you require any reasonable adjustments in line with the Equality Act 2010 such as the application form in a different format or additional time to complete your application, please contact the recruitment team via recruitment@liverpool.gov.uk

£38,223.00 - £43,421.00
Closing date
How to apply
Applicants to apply online http://jobslcc.liverpool.local/details.aspx?nPostingId=9475&nPostingTargetId=105343&id=PH4FK026203F3VBQBV77VF6V7&LG=UK&languageSelect=UK&mask=lccint The reference for this opportunity is LCC04466.

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