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Legal Officer (Rights of Way) x 3 posts - Staffordshire County Council

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£22,911 – £26,317 per annum (pro rata)

Job description

37 hours per week – Permanent

A vacancy has arisen for a Legal Officer (Grade 7) to work in the Property and Development Team.

The postholder's primary task will be to deal with applications under Section 53 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 with supervision from more senior Officers in the Team by:

  1. Perusal of applications and the supporting evidence and any subsequent investigations and research and the drafting of reports to the Countryside and Rights of Way Panel
  2. Presentation of the reports to Panel for a decision and ensuring decisions are made into Orders;
  3. Undertaking such other caserelated tasks as may be required;
  4. Undertaking Legal and other research.

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Closing Date: 05/01/2020

Interview Date: to be confirmed

For more information about the role please contact: Mair Young (01785) 276200 or Imran Razaq (01785) 854186 or John Rowe (01785) 276186.

Please be aware, only application forms completed online will be accepted. We will not accept CV's or Word application forms.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.