How to Apply

This guidance contains important information to help with your application:

  • Please apply by submitting a CV and covering letter (no more than four sides of A4 in length aligned to the person specification). Please also include your contact details.

  • Please ensure all gaps in employment and education history are fully explained on your CV; we may wish to verify this information during the recruitment process.

  • Please provide the details of two referees. Note that we will only approach referees for candidates proceeding to final selection and only with your permission. Please clearly indicate whether we can approach each referee before the selection date.

  • Please ensure that you address the key requirements as set out in the person specification. These competencies will be used as part of the assessment process.

  • Please complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form when you upload your details. We are keen to ensure that all our jobs are accessible to all members of the community and use this data to monitor our progress in doing this.

  • Please return your application by the closing date – no applications will be accepted once the long listing process has begun.

  • Following long listing, you will be contacted directly by a Penna consultant to update you on the status of your application.

The following timetable sets out the key dates in the recruitment process. Please ensure that you mention in your covering letter if any of these dates present you with a problem.

Activity

Date

Closing date for applications

Friday 11 September

Longlist meeting (no candidate involvement)

Thursday 24 September

1 to 1s with Lyn Carpenter

Monday 28 September and Wednesday 30 September

Technical interviews

AD Children’s Social Care and Early Help - Tuesday 29 September

AD Economic Development and High House Production Park - Tuesday 29 September
AD Planning, Transport and Public Protection - Thursday 1 October

Shortlist meeting (no candidate involvement)

Thursday 8 October

Stakeholder Panels and Final Members panel

w/c 12 October:

Wednesday 14 October and Thursday 15 October - TBC

 


To apply, please click here and then click on the relevant role.
 

 

AD Economic Development and High House Production Park
AD Planning, Transport and Public Protection

If you have any questions about these roles or would like a confidential discussion with a Penna consultant, please contact Zara Watson on 07784 038037 or Ben Cox on 07809 374692 

AD Children’s Social Care and Early Help

If you have any questions about this role or would like a confidential discussion with a Penna consultant, please contact Zara Watson on 07784 038037 or Chris Barrow on 07500 888102