Overview

Landscape Architect (Planning and Building)£33,892 – £40,976 per annum

Test Valley is a large attractive rural borough, featuring the famous River Test, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and part of the New Forest National Park. Comprising two major towns in Andover and Romsey and a number of picture-postcard villages, it also is home to open chalk downlands, ancient woodlands, registered parks and gardens.

Our busy multi-professional Design and Conservation team has a high public profile. The post works closely with development management case officers to achieve high quality development and landscape impacts. You will also advise on the Council’s own projects.

A Landscape design qualification such as a Degree and/or Diploma/MA in Landscape Architecture will be supported by experience in the design and implementation of projects.  Good communication and negotiation skills are essential.

We can also offer a supportive work environment with agile and flexible working hours, great opportunities for development and an excellent range of benefits.  We offer up to 2 flexi-days leave per month on top of a generous annual leave allowance, free car parking on site, staff restaurant, subsidised leisure facilities and membership of the local government pension scheme. For further information, please visit:  https://www.testvalley.gov.uk/aboutyourcouncil/a-great-place-to-work/employee-benefits.

Importantly, we are a friendly and progressive employer, with strong leadership values and behaviours.  We promote inclusive thinking, and ways of working, and encourage applications for this interesting role from people from all diversity groups and backgrounds.

 For an informal discussion please contact or Tom Crutchfield, Landscape & Ecology Team Leader on 01264 368079 or TCrutchfield@testvalley.gov.uk 

Closing date for applications is Midnight on 19/05/2024. 

Interviews are anticipated to be held on 03/06/2024.

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