CONSERVATION OFFICER job in Worksop Temporary until March 2021 (14.8 hours per week working on a Monday & Wednesday)


  • Employer - Bassetlaw District Council
  • Reference number - 1527REGA
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Conservation Team
  • Location: - Worksop
  • Salary - Grade 5 - £24,491 to £27,041 per annum, pro rata
  • Duration - Temporary
  • Hours - Part time | Temporary until March 2021 (14.8 hours per week working on a Monday & Wednesday)
  • Closing date - Friday, 02 October 2020 12:00

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our vibrant and progressive Conservation team. As part of your role, you will support the team in the research and writing of guidance and conservation area appraisals and management plans. This will be a great opportunity for you to develop knowledge and experience on matters relating to providing advice on listed buildings, conservation areas and other heritage assets.

You must therefore:

  • Be working towards or have a recognised qualification in conservation, town planning or related discipline with general development management function. This does not preclude those without a degree as the Council will be willing to support those with significant relevant experience (e.g. a Planning Technician or similar) should the individual wish to progress further in the discipline.
  • Have an interest in practical conservation techniques and architectural history.
  • Be self-motivated, with excellent communication skills and a clear enthusiasm for built heritage.

For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Michael Tagg (Conservation Manager) on 01909 533533. Bassetlaw District Council recognises our employees’ commitment to excellence in service delivery, and in return is committed to providing a healthy work life balance as part of our generous rewards package, which includes:

  • A minimum of 25 days annual leave rising incrementally each year to a maximum of 31 days after 5 years’ service, plus bank holidays
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Flexitime 
  • Family friendly policies
  • Discounted parking
  • Optional benefits include an annual leave purchase scheme and health and wellbeing scheme. 

Contact information

Please return your fully completed application form quoting the position reference number to or by post to:

Bassetlaw District Council

Queens Buildings,

Potter Street,



S80 2AH

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