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Jobs at North Norfolk District Council (NNDC)

This section provides you with information relating to working at NNDC and the jobs currently being advertised. In addition to publishing jobs on this page, we also advertise at Job Centre Plus and where appropriate, in relevant professional publications.

Current Vacancies

Project Enabler – Economic Growth

Reference No. 2169

Term: Full time, Permanent

Closing Date: 13 May 2016
Interview Date: 31 May 2016

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£29,558 - £32,778 per annum dependant on experience

North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and not to mention big skies.

North Norfolk District Council are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join the Economic Growth team. This is an exciting role that will appeal to people keen to multi-task and liaise with internal and external stakeholders seeking external funding to deliver projects of all sizes.

You will be working within a fast paced team, working with partners internal and external to seek out funding opportunities, prepare and coordinate funding applications and set up project management processes and systems. Funds come from far and wide, so an ability to understand funding terminology is essential, as is the ability to communicate that to others.

You will also be required to support the team in understanding and presenting the outcomes and impact of projects on the North Norfolk economy, so being a results driven individual would be an advantage.

Previous experience and knowledge of economic development, external funding and developing regeneration projects is essential, however we are also looking for excellent written and verbal communication skills and good analytical and project management skills within the final candidate.

If you 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 a career average pension scheme.

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



Data Analyst – Economic Growth

Reference No. 2170

Term: 0.6 FTE, Permanent

Closing Date: 13 May 2016
Interview Date: 27 May 2016

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£20,253 - £22,937 per annum pro rata dependant on experience

North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and not to mention big skies.

North Norfolk District Council is looking for an individual with an analytical mind, an excellent eye for detail and a keen interest in outcome driven projects. The person will be an enthusiastic self-starter wanting to set up data systems within the Economic Growth team. This is an exciting role that will appeal to people who appreciate trends and patterns of information and who are able to gather, monitor and evaluate data and able to present the information to internal and external partners.

You will also be required to liaise with external partner organisations to ensure data is comparable whilst supporting internal teams to achieve successful project set up and maximisation of outcomes, so being a results driven individual would be an advantage.

Experience and knowledge of data systems and the presentation of results in formats such as GIS is essential, as is the ability to accurately maintain the management of project and programme data. We are also looking for excellent written and verbal communication within the final candidate.

Experience of working in Local Government or the public sector would be advantage but not essential.

If you 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 a career average pension scheme.

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



Business and Skills Coordinator – Economic Growth

Reference No. 2171

Term: Full time, 2 years fixed term

Closing Date: 13 May 2016
Interview Date: 27 May 2016

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£29,558 - £32,778 per annum dependant on experience

North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and not to mention big skies.

North Norfolk District Council are looking for an individual that genuinely cares about the development of young people, and is committed to bringing the benefits of business to the academic world. Equally, you will be able to confidently liaise with businesses; large and small to understand the issues faced with the recruitment and retention of ‘work ready’ young people, and pull initiatives together to overcome these challenges.

You will be working within a fast paced team, seeking to maintain a skilled workforce by assisting local schools and school leavers to be better equipped for the business world. The lasting and effective links you build will create direct opportunities for work, apprenticeships and careers in high growth sectors in North Norfolk. You will be confident and proactive with an ability to work across a number of disciplines whilst considering the benefits of collaboration with every interaction you make.

You will need to have experience of gathering, monitoring and evaluating data from a variety of common sources, and be able to present the information to internal and external partners. Experience of working in Local Government would be advantage but not essential. You will also be required to support the team in understanding and presenting the outcomes and impact of projects on the North Norfolk economy, so being results driven individual would be an advantage.

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 a career average pension scheme.

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



Trainee Planning Assistant (2 posts)

Reference No. 2216, 2217

Term: 2 years fixed term, full time

Closing Date: 13 May 2016
Interview Date: 24 May 2016

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From £15,941 to £22,937 per annum (Career graded post. Salary dependant on qualifications)

North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and not to mention big skies.

Are you a graduate who is interested in or already pursuing a career in Town and Country Planning? Why not take this opportunity to join our busy Development Management team in dealing with a wide range of planning matters.

You would be appointed on a temporary contract for up to 2 years dependent on existing qualifications and experience. Related professional and ‘on the job’ training and support will be provided. You are expected to have begun or be prepared to undertake a recognised Royal Town Planning Institute day release course for a post-graduate planning qualification. Experience in a local government or planning environment would be an advantage. There are 2 levels in the role, which level the successful candidate will be appointed to depends on their level of experience and/or qualification.

You will need a flexible and customer orientated approach, with excellent interpersonal, analytical and presentation skills, and the ability to write clear and precise reports to deadlines.

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 a career average pension scheme.

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

For an informal discussion, please contact our Development Manager, Sarah Ashurst on (01263) 516144.



Recreation Assistant (North Walsham)

Reference No. 2106

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 9 May 2016

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Up to £17,372 per annum (Pro-rata). 14 hours per week - (annualised)

North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and not to mention big skies.

A vacancy has arisen within our Community Sports Centres contributing towards the organisations continued development as a first class sports service. Ensuring that our sports programme and activities are delivered for high impact outcomes for all sectors of the community is an integral part of these roles.

We are seeking to recruit a Recreation Assistant to join NNDC’s Community Sports team based in North Walsham. The successful candidate will be a frontline member of staff who will deal face to face with members of the public. Team working is essential and the successful candidate will assist colleagues in order to provide & monitor a variety of activities at our Community Sports Centres. This is an exciting and ideal opportunity to enter the Sports and Leisure industry being part of the Community Sports Team.

If you would like to be part of an enthusiastic team we would like to hear from you. Please note evening and weekend work is required in both roles, and candidates will be required to undertake a satisfactory enhanced criminal records check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB).

The successful candidate will be required to serve alcohol and therefore all candidates must be aged 18 or over.

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 a career average pension scheme.

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

For an informal discussion or further details please contact Colin Brown, Community Sports Manager on 07917 834960 or email colin.brown@north-norfolk.gov.uk



Coaches and Volunteers wanted!

Our Community Sports Team is seeking North Norfolk based sports coaches and activity instructors to join its coach register.  Coaches on the register will be utilised as and when the need arises to help to deliver the Community Sports Teams current and future provision of sporting and physical activity opportunities to the community.  We would be delighted to hear from anybody who wishes to be included on this register.

We are also seeking to add to our pool of volunteers and would love to hear from anybody who may be interested in helping us to deliver our service to the community on a voluntary basis.  A volunteer role with us would suit those who are looking to gain experience in the sports and leisure industry and people with a strong belief in community and community based activities.

Please note volunteers will be required to undertake a satisfactory criminal records check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB).

Opportunities for coaches and volunteers are available now, so if you are interested in registering yourself as a coach or becoming a volunteer please contact Community Sports Manager Colin Brown on 07917834960 or colin.brown@north-norfolk.gov.uk

To apply for this job please complete an application form

Applying for a Job with NNDC

Application forms for advertised jobs at NNDC (including the temporary register) are available for download below:
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The MS Word file can be saved to your computer and filled in electronically.  You can either print this out and send it to us at the address below or e-mail your completed form to: hr@north-norfolk.gov.uk

Please note that we cannot accept electronic applications via online storage.  These must be sent as an attachment via email only.

In order to read PDF files you need Adobe Acrobat Reader - it can be downloaded free from the Adobe website.

You can access job descriptions and person specifications for advertised roles and application forms from this website or alternatively you may contact our Job Line on 07661 001017 (24 hours) or by writing to Lauren Trotter, Human Resources, North Norfolk District Council, Holt Road, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9EN.

If you require any of the recruitment documents (application form, job descriptions, person specifications) in large print, Braille, alternative format or in a different language, please contact Human Resources on 01263 516035.

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

NNDC also holds a temporary staff register for anyone looking for temporary administrative or clerical work.

If you have any queries about working for NNDC you can contact Human Resources on 01263 516035.  Alternatively, please e-mail us at: hr@north-norfolk.gov.uk.


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