Vacancy Details

Conservation Assistant/Officer

Elmbridge Borough Council
£24,861 - £38,904
Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, High Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9SD
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
30/07/2019 at 17:00 PM
Elmbridge Borough Council

Conservation Assistant/Officer 

Planning Policy & Strategy

Salary:  £24,861 - £38,904 pa


 Are you seeking a career within the historic environment or is it time you started looking for your next challenge? Or maybe the time has come for you to work in a more flexible way? If so, we have the opportunity for you ...


You will be working in Elmbridge, a vibrant and progressive Borough Council located between the River Thames and the M25.

We have:

  • Thriving town centres and communities,
  • 25 Conservation areas,
  • 770 Listed buildings,
  • A varied historic environment,
  • and excellent links to both Central London and Surrey.


All of which attracts a great deal of investment and development and makes it an exciting place to be a Conservation Officer.


Enthusiasm and energy

We are looking for an officer who could be at assistant level or already a senior officer who wants to make a change to a new authority. To secure the conservation of the built environment and support Planning Services in the performance of their statutory duties and related functions in connection, we need you! We need your enthusiasm, energy and drive.


You will be at the start of your career or with some level of experience. You will be ready for a new challenge and looking to progress your career. If so … you should contact us to find out how we can support your progression.


 Flexibility and development


  • We can offer flexible working, compressed hours or working from home.
  •  You can grow at Elmbridge through our bespoke learning and development and talent management programme.
  •  In addition to a generous annual leave allowance, you will also be offered leave for dependency, maternity and paternity support.
  •  Not forgetting our excellent pension and discounts with various local organisations and free staff parking.


If all of this sounds interesting and makes you think you want to know more, please contact Jon Kilner, Senior Conservation Officer on 01372474799 and he will talk you through the role in more detail and answer any questions you have.  

You may also be interested in hearing from Paul who is a member of our wider planning department.

 Paul Falconer – “get involved”


Good luck!


 Closing Date: 30th July 2019


Interview Date: TBC 

Equal Opportunities

Elmbridge Borough Council - Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Please note that we do not accept CVs. We only accept online applications.

To apply use the "Apply Online" button below, which will take you to our Applicant Tracking System ('ATS') where, once you have applied, you can log on to your online account at any time to view the status of any of your applications. By using ATS, you can track the progress of your application(s), receive communications by email, select your own interview time online and see whether you have been made a conditional offer.

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