Opportunities

General Info

Council: Wells City Council

County: Somerset

Salary: SCP 37-41, £40,876 - £44,863 p.a. (pay award pending), subject to qualifications and experience

Closing date: 20/03/2022

Outside Spaces Development Officer

Applications must be returned by 20/03/2022

Council: Wells City Council

County: Somerset

Salary: Salary scale SCP 37-41, £40,876 – £44,863 p.a. (pay award pending), dependent upon qualifications and experience, plus pension

Closing date: 20/03/2022 with interviews being scheduled for Tuesday 29 March


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Wells City Council’s team, in an interesting role with scope to build on this Council’s current provisions as it continues to grow and expand its responsibilities.

The Outside Spaces Development Officer will facilitate the provision of high quality, efficient and resident-focused park and open space development, including allotment provision within the City boundary in line with the Council’s Vision and Local Government Reorganisation.

The right candidate will need to be highly motivated, with excellent IT, communication and administration skills, and able to work independently as well as part of a team where we all work together to progress the Council’s services and facilities. Applicants should have experience and be able to have a flexible approach.

This is a full time position – 37 hours per week on a permanent basis. Occasional evening work will be required to attend council meetings. Benefits include: competitive salary, pension, and a supportive working environment. If you feel you are suitably qualified and able to meet the job criteria we really look forward to hearing from you.

The position is graded at SCP 37-41, £40,876 – £44,863 p.a. (pay award pending), subject to qualifications and experience.

For a detailed job description and application form please visit the council’s website here.