Job Vacancy: Townscape Heritage Initiative Officer (Temp)

Department of Regeneration and Culture

Planning Service, Design and Conservation Team

Townscape Heritage Initiative Officer (Temp)

Post Ref: E8307

SO2/PO1: £27,052 - £30,011 pa

37hrs per week

Temporary Contract: Initially for 4 years with potential follow up contract to cover the five years of the Townscape Heritage Initiative 

Work Location: Jacobs Well, Bradford City Centre and touchdown locations in Keighley

The Heritage Lottery Fund has announced that £2m has been earmarked for Keighley Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI).The Department of Regeneration and Culture needs a dedicated officer to develop and deliver the Townscape Heritage Initiative project.

Previous experience of working on conservation led regeneration is essential as well as an understanding of project management, consultation and negotiation. A good working knowledge of historic buildings and places and an appropriate degree is required.

You will work as a member of the Design and Conservation Team to ensure that the historic environment plays a major role in the regeneration of the District. This is an exciting opportunity to make an impression by realising your potential as a ‘great place maker’.

To download an application form go to www.bradford.gov.uk/jobs OR Telephone 01274 437085 quoting the post reference number OR email jobs@bradford.gov.uk

Closing date: 20 April 2011.