Apprentice Town Planner

33, Margaret Street, London, W1G 0JD
£19,000.00 annually
04 Jul 2019
30 Jul 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
The team works for housebuilders, landowners, development companies, schools, universities and other clients from across the property spectrum.

The key responsibilities of the role are to:
  • Provide support to the team, primarily researching planning policies, planning histories and other planning applications
  • Writing up the researchinto reports to form the basis of advice to clients and the content of planning applications
  • As the applicant develops, there will be opportunities to attend meetings with clients and local authorities and to prepare and submit minor planning applications

The long term potential is for that individual to become Chartered Town Planner themselves, having developed their skills working within a market leading team. The individual would be client facing over time and therefore communication and interpersonal skills are very important. An outgoing, sociable and presentable individual is required. They need to be proactive and confident.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Word and Excel skills
  • Good written reporting, presentation and numerical skills are essential
  • Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Able to work individually or as part of a team
  • Punctual, reliable, keen and enthusiastic
  • Thirst for knowledge and self motivated

Personal qualities

  • Be passionate about delivering the best service possible for your team
  • Ability to manage a varied workload working individually or as part of a team while also having plenty of your own initiative,
  • Punctual, reliable, keen and enthusiastic
  • Thirst for knowledge and self-motivated
  • Full clean driving licence (due to the nature of the role)

Desired qualifications

  • A Level BCC or
  • BTEC National Diploma MMM or
  • Access to HE qualifications with 9 Distinctions and 36 Merits or
  • Equivalent Level 3 qualifications worth 106 UCAS points or
  • Level 3 Planning Technician Apprenticeship.
  • Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs grades A-C(reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above) or equivalent qualificationsincluding maths and English

Future prospects

If you are not successful for this role London South Bank University may contact you regarding other Degree Apprenticeship roles that come up

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