Senior Solicitor - Planning

York, North Yorkshire
£40,237 to £47,359 per annum
01 Oct 2018
11 Oct 2018
Full time
Contract type

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a planning lawyer to join our legal services team at City of York Council. If you thrive in working in a busy environment and enjoy working as part of a team this role may be ideal for you. 



This role is in the newly created corporate governance team which provides legal and professional support across the following areas; corporate governance, civil and criminal litigation, housing, planning and licensing law.




This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced solicitor or barrister, with extensive experience of planning law in local government.




This post is deemed as politically restricted. As designated politically restricted officers, employees will not be allowed to undertake certain activities. Please refer to the guidance attached for further information.


For further information or an informal discussion please contact Alison Hartley, Legal Services Manager, Corporate Governance at

Closing date: Thursday 27 September 2018 at 12 midnight