Question from: County Councillor David Selby Subject: Planning officers
Could the Portfolio Holder confirm the number of Planning Officers who have resigned or left their posts since the beginning of 2021 and confirm the current number of vacant posts in the Planning Department for Planning Officers?
Response by the Portfolio Holder:
Thank you for your question. I have set out the current position (at 8/11/21) below:
Total number of Planning Officer positions subject to resignations since 1/1/21: 6
Total number of vacant Planning Officer positions: 2 x Planner (Development Management).
Note: Appointments in progress for 1 x Policy Planner, and 1 x Planner