North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with a spectacular coastline, stunning landscapes and an incredible way of life all within easy reach of the fine City of Norwich.

Working for the Planning Department here at North Norfolk you will be involved in some of the Councils most ambitious projects including large-scale housing growth, commercial development schemes and renewable energy projects.

At North Norfolk we put our customers at the heart of everything we do. Being an experienced Planner you will be an excellent communicator, effectively engaging with all stakeholders including members, applicants, agents, consultees and communities.

As a Team Leader you will play a vital role in helping shape the future of the department and will be responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of major projects within the district. You will use your technical expertise and people management skills to guide, support and develop your team to maximise positive outcomes whilst achieving KPIs within legislative timeframes and maintaining a positive culture of learning, growth and creativity.

If you possess the skills knowledge and experience required to undertake this role and   want to be part of an enthusiastic and forward-thinking team, with a varied and challenging workload - we would like to hear from you.

North Norfolk District Council is committed to equality and diversity in employment and encourages applications from all sections of the community. We offer employees a friendly working environment, flexible working hours and new ways of working including a mix of working from home and the office to help our employees achieve a better work/life balance. We also offer a career average pension scheme and take pride in achieving Investors in People Silver standard.

North Norfolk District Council puts environmental considerations at the heart of its service delivery. View our Environmental Charter: Home | Climate Emergency (

Please note that we do not accept CVs unless accompanied by a fully completed application form. Please send all completed application forms to

For an informal discussion please contact: Geoff Lyon, Major Projects Manager on 01263 516226 or email

Closing date: 9.00am, Monday 15th November 2021

Interviews: To Be Confirmed

Last updated: 25th October 2021